So You Have a Snow Day…

So You Have a Snow Day…

  We have been lucky to have a few snow days already this winter. Although I adore not having to get up super early and permanently being in jammies all day, my kids can go from happy to bored in no time flat. My daughter, like her mother, would be content to sit, read, and(…)

Thunder Nationals Gives Family Big Smiles

Thunder Nationals Gives Family Big Smiles

We love it when one of our winners shares their photos with us.  Here’s what Rachel had to say: “I wanted to share these photos from the show that we won tickets for. We had a blast, and more importantly my little boy was able to spend the evening with a bi smile glued to(…)

Dog Diaries – A Recommended Read for Kids

Dog Diaries – A Recommended Read for Kids

Looking for a great new book series for the kids, check out this recommendation from a local elementary school librarian. There is a new series out called Dog Diaries!  These are even better than the horse diaries (and I loved the horse diaries)! Dog Diaries (by Beth Klimo) are books told from the dogs view,(…)

VENTURE QUEST

VENTURE QUEST

Guest Blog Post by Val Beerbower, Five Rivers Metro Parks In fall of 2011, Five Rivers MetroParks debuted a contest that was one part geocaching, one part treasure hunting and one part tree hugging. The Ash Tree Trek used GPS coordinates to help park patrons find MetroParks’ ten biggest ash trees, which were protected from(…)

Gaelic Storm at the Victoria Theatre!

Gaelic Storm at the Victoria Theatre!

One month until St. Patrick’s Day. Five months until Celtic Festival. Only 5 days until GAELIC STORM at the Victoria Theatre! With catalog sales of more than 1 million, GAELIC STORM has now had three albums debut at #1 on the Billboard World Albums Chart, 2008’s What’s the Rumpus?, 2010’s Cabbage, and 2012’s Chicken Boxer. The group’s ability to(…)

Interview with Justin Willman

Interview with Justin Willman

Justin Willman will be at the Victoria Theatre tonight at 8pm presenting his “Tricked Out Tour.”  There is still time to get your tickets.  We had the chance to catch up with him and ask a few questions.  We hope to see you tonight at the Victoria! Justin, you are billed as, “one of the(…)