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Help Children Learn To Love Reading

Help Children Learn To Love Reading

July 18th, 2013 3:50 pm by Staff Report

It’s never too early to get children to enjoy reading. Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) and Macy’s teamed up to find out just how early—and often—parents are reading with their children. The results may surprise you.

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Fun Fest Night at the Ballpark reset for tonight

Fun Fest Night at the Ballpark reset for tonight

July 18th, 2013 11:58 am by Staff Report

The game coordinated with Fun Fest was originally scheduled for Wednesday when torrential rains caused widespread flooding in and around Kingsport.

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Child Sense: Playing it safe in the sun

Child Sense: Playing it safe in the sun

July 18th, 2013 8:30 am by Priscilla Dunstan

While we all understand that keeping our children safe from sun damage is very important, it also can be difficult to do when we have little children who protest.

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Events: Children's Concert with the Storycrafters in Jonesborough

Events: Children's Concert with the Storycrafters in Jonesborough

July 18th, 2013 7:58 am by Staff Report

This award-winning musical storytelling duo will reach into their grab-bag of classic tales for a lively, participatory time, sure to have you laughing and singing along.

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Events: Juggler and Unicyclist, Mark Lippard, at Johnson City Public Library

Events: Juggler and Unicyclist, Mark Lippard, at Johnson City Public Library

July 18th, 2013 7:46 am by Staff Report

Mark offers a fast paced, high energy show full of wild and crazy visual antics. The audience will be amazed by his variety of talents, including comedy, juggling, trick unicycling, balance and hilarious audience participation.

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Shark Dissection at Hands On! Regional Museum

Shark Dissection at Hands On! Regional Museum

July 18th, 2013 7:36 am by Staff Report

Take a bite out of the back to school blues with a one of a kind experience dissecting a Dogfish shark! Work with a partner as you dissect and discover the inner workings of one of the ocean's mysterious creatures.

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‘Turbo’ needs to hit a higher gear

‘Turbo’ needs to hit a higher gear

July 17th, 2013 8:31 pm by Roger Moore

In animation shorthand, “Turbo” is “‘Cars’ with snails.” It’s light on the jokes, but cute, with animation so vivid it looks photo-real.

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Kingsport children beat the heat at Fun Fest Splash Dance

Kingsport children beat the heat at Fun Fest Splash Dance

July 17th, 2013 6:49 pm by Rebekah Wilson

Tens of thousands of gallons of water showered down on a sea of dripping children as they scattered and dashed through the mist at Wednesday afternoon’s Fun Fest Splash Dance on Ormond Drive.

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Family Meals Matter: We all scream

Family Meals Matter: We all scream

July 17th, 2013 3:53 pm by Staff Report

July is National Ice Cream Month. While often viewed as a decadent treat, with some careful planning, ice cream can be a part of a healthy, balanced diet.

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Hot Topics: If you’re afraid your kid will spill that you’re not organic — here’s help

Hot Topics: If you’re afraid your kid will spill that you’re not organic — here’s help

July 17th, 2013 2:26 pm by Paula Sirois

I was mid-lather in the shower when it hit me, the realization that I had no idea what I was putting on my body. I just knew it couldn’t be real strawberries or lush tropical rainforests. It was chemicals.

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