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Learning about nutrition during Move-It Monday

Kids learned about healthy eating during our final Move-It Monday. We had games, crafts, and snacks—blackberries, yellow watermelon, and more—all about nutrition outside of our Read House. Some of the children played putt-putt and threw veggies to our shark—don’t worry, it’s … Continue reading

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So you want to be a ninja?

Kids tested themselves to see if they had the traits necessary to be a ninja on Friday at our Read House. We challenged their agility, bravery, accuracy, composure, and more. Those who succeeded received a ninja medallion and the joy of … Continue reading

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Get your kicks during Move-It Monday

Kids practiced their soccer skills with different passing, shooting, and juggling drills during our most recent Move-It Monday program. They kicked, passed, and even tried a couple of headers on our Read House lawn. We’ve celebrated the importance of play … Continue reading

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Big games mean bigger fun

The bigger the games, the larger the fun. We played super-sized versions of Jenga, Tic-Tac-Toe, and more on Tuesday at our Read House. And the fun isn’t over. We still have more than two weeks of Summer Reading left. You … Continue reading

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Getting in the game at MPL’s Read House

We played classic sidewalk games during this week’s edition of Move-It Monday. We’re talking hop-scotch, marbles, sack races and jump rope. We also created an enormous version of Kerplunk using tomato cages and PVC pipes that the kids could play. This … Continue reading

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