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Celebrating a stupendous summer with a prehistoric guest

We celebrated the conclusion of our biggest Summer Reading program ever by inviting a dinosaur to the Read House. About 300 kids and adults came to our Summer Reading Finale Party and met, touched, and learned about Roxie the Dinosaur—a not-quite living and … Continue reading

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Playing with our toys

We broke out the toys for our final Make-It Monday of the summer. Kids built with LEGO, Lincoln Logs, Tinker Toys, KNEX, and more. Our Summer Reading program may have ended, but the learning never does. And neither does the fun. … Continue reading

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Celebrate a super summer with us

What a spectacular summer! You built forts and box villages and breathtaking Domino runs. You stretched your mind and body with Fairy Yoga and globe-hopped from the comfort of our Read House backyard. And you read… so… many… books. More … Continue reading

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Make-It Monday: Bubble Windows

For our final Make-It Monday craft of the summer, we show you how to make gargantuan bubbles with our bubble window. All you need is string and some straws. By the way, we have our last Make-It Monday program of the … Continue reading

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Around the World in 80 Minutes

Kids globe-hopped through 15 different countries last week in our Read House backyard. They made Guatemalan worry dolls, candy sushi, maracas, and decorated their own Yoruba masks. They also snacked on hummus from Lebanon, pretzels from Germany, and sweet tea … Continue reading

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