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The Dos and Don’ts of Throwing a Graduation Party

The Dos and Don’ts of Throwing a Graduation Party

Throwing a graduation party is often easier said than done. There are tons of logistical issues that you need to figure out and so many things that can go wrong. But, when planned the right way, a graduation party can be one of the most beautiful moments in a young student’s life. Here are some(…)

Lego Batman The Movie Books

Lego Batman The Movie Books

Lego Batman the Movie was a hit for alot of kids we know. We are super excited that Scholastic followed up the movie with great books for kids of all ages. The Joker’s Big Break An 8×8 based on the animated film starring Batman(TM) and the Joker(TM)! Narrated by the Joker himself, this 8×8 is(…)

Don’t Let Today Puzzle You

Don’t Let Today Puzzle You

National Puzzle Day National Puzzle Day honors puzzles of all size, shape and form. Crossword puzzles are by far the most common. There’s easy puzzles, and there’s puzzles for experts. Puzzles are a favorite pastime of millions of people, young and old. Whatever the cause for your interest, spend National Puzzle Day doing puzzles. Here(…)

Welcome to COSI

Welcome to COSI

Welcome to COSI – the Center of Science and Industry With new traveling exhibitions, giant screen films, and Planetarium shows there’s always something new to enjoy at COSI.  And what better way to combine science learning and fun than COSI? COSI has been around for more than 52 years, first opening in 1964.  Over the(…)

Word Nerd Day:  Bananagrams

Word Nerd Day: Bananagrams

Fun Holiday – Word Nerd Day Love your dictionary? Do you like long, complicated, fancy words? If your answer is yes, then this is the unofficial holiday for you. To help celebrate this fun holiday, we felt it only appropriate to look at fun games that focus on words. Our first game for the day(…)

Drinking Straw Day!

Drinking Straw Day!

On January 3, 1888 Marvin C. Stone received the patent for the paper drinking straw. In acknowledgement of that invention, each year on January 3, people across the nation observe National Drinking Straw Day. While paper straws may not be as popular today, there are some fun straws that we stumbled across to share with(…)