dear onion… leave that little girl alone.
winter birding with your youngest chickadees
Dear Onion, I’m not sure whether to scream at you or thank you. I am completely appalled by the tweet you sent out about Quvenzhané Wallis, the 9-year-old actress nominated for an Academy Award for her work in “Beasts of the Southern Wild.” While I am outraged at the dignity and honor you tried to […]
story up! empowers children as storytellers
Alas, we bid farewell to Valentine’s Day, but birds dearest, we shan’t forget you. It’s never too late to show some love and compassion to your backyard wildlife. After all, chickadees, cardinals, nuthatches, sparrows, flickers, and woodpeckers offer a variety of winter bird songs for us. Children can become enraptured by bird calls. Take time […]
think summer this weekend at the camp fair!
Meet Martha Cooney, Founder and Director of StoryUP! StoryUP! aims to entertain, educate, and empower young children and their families through the interactive art of telling, acting and writing stories. StoryUP brings interactive improv, storytelling, and themed StoryPlays to literacy workshops for young children and adds drama to children’s parties and events. Martha studied educational […]
If you are tired of frigid temperatures and looking to find some warm fuzzies this weekend, head over to the Springside Chestnut Hill Academy Camp Fair! SCH Academy’s 22nd Camp and Summer Program Fair on Sat., February 2, from 11 AM – 2 PM is your official camp headquarters. You’ll meet with representatives from summer […]