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A Stick Is an Excellent Thing

A Stick Is an Excellent Thing

While the trees are still bare, sticks are easy to find in the yard…in the park…on the sidewalk.  Here are a few [...]

Apr 17, 2014     No Comments
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Everybody has a Song

Everybody has a Song

If you need an excuse to read poetry to your child (and who doesn’t?), take this opportunity to share this poem [...]

Apr 10, 2014     No Comments
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Get Ready for the Nashville Cherry Blossom Festival in April!

Get Ready for the Nashville Cherry Blossom Festival in April!

It may be hard to believe after the winter we have had, but spring has finally come to Nashville. The [...]

Apr 7, 2014     No Comments
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Brilliant British Books and Authors!

Brilliant British Books and Authors!

Since I’ve just returned from a “brilliant” spring break trip across the pond to England, this post is a salute [...]

Apr 3, 2014     No Comments
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2014 Week of the Young Child

2014 Week of the Young Child

Every year the National Association of the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) celebrates the Week of the Young Child! This [...]

Apr 2, 2014     No Comments
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Women’s History Month: Trailblazers

Women’s History Month: Trailblazers

This week’s Women’s History Month post is dedicated to some female trailblazers that opened the way for today’s women and helped to shape America into the land [...]

Mar 17, 2014     No Comments
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Puppet Truck and Book Fair at Casa Azafran

Puppet Truck and Book Fair at Casa Azafran

Enjoy the Wishing Chair Productions performance of:               The Amazing Twins Ancient Maya Tales  from the Popol Wuj 2:00pm on March 15th at Casa Azafrán, [...]

Mar 12, 2014     No Comments
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Baby Fair for Expectant Mothers & Fathers

Baby Fair for Expectant Mothers & Fathers

Saturday, March 15, 2014 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Nashville Public Library Conference Center 615 Church Street Are you expecting [...]

Mar 6, 2014     No Comments
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Read Across America 2014

Read Across America 2014

March 3rd is Read Across America Day sponsored by the National Education Association. You will see teachers all over the U.S. [...]

Mar 3, 2014     No Comments
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Fraidyzoo: Costumes from Junk

Fraidyzoo: Costumes from Junk

I love books that have natural activities that go along with them. Fraidy Zoo by Thyra Heder is a marvelous new book. One look [...]

Feb 27, 2014     No Comments
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