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National Pollinators Week 2019 | Celebrating and Protecting our Pollinators

Pollinator Partnership is proud to announce that June 17-23, 2019 has been designated National Pollinator Week! National Pollinator Week is a time to celebrate pollinators and spread the word about what you can do to protect them. Twelve years ago the U.S. Senate’s unanimous approval and designation of a week in June as “National Pollinator Week”… Read More National Pollinators Week 2019 | Celebrating and Protecting our Pollinators

Celebrations, Childhood Unplugged, Guest Posts

Use Screen-Free Week 2019 to Jump Into A Book!

Guest Post from Rinny Yourman-Outreach Coordinator for Screen-Free Week Screen-Free Week is coming up April 29-May 5 – and it’s the perfect opportunity for children to Jump Into a Book!   Screen-Free Week 2019 Screen-Free Week is an annual, international celebration hosted by the nonprofit Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood, that encourages children, families, schools, and… Read More Use Screen-Free Week 2019 to Jump Into A Book!

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5 Picture Books about Astronauts and Space (and a rocket craft!)

The world is a place to be explored. And that include the places way, way, way high in the sky! Here are 5 Out-of-the-World Picture Books about Astronauts for young readers. Let the pretend play begin! Picture Books about Astronauts and Space Travel Finn’s Rocket by Serena Schreiber In Finn’s Rocket, Finn and his little Sister… Read More 5 Picture Books about Astronauts and Space (and a rocket craft!)