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Spring Fling Fun

By Marie Mower The Grant Park Parent Network will be hosting the Spring Fling in Grant Park. Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 23, from 11:00am to 1;00pm. To celebrate the arrival of spring, “Picnic in the Park” is this year’s theme. Dust off your picnic basket, fill it up […]

Wesley International Academy Is Growing
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Wesley International Academy Is Growing

By Deron Davis and Shannon Sanders When we send our kids to school, we want them to be nurtured and to grow — academically and socially. What happens when a school gives students the opportunity to be nurturing by turning soil, preparing beds, planting vegetables, tending gardens, and harvesting crops? […]

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The Wipes Are Ready to Rock

By Emily Staggs Forget Dan Zanes. Give the Laurie Berkner CDs a rest. Go ahead and take They Might Be Giants’ “Here Come the ABC’s” songs out of rotation because The Wipes – one of the hottest family-friendly bands in existence — are coming to town. Well…technically the band members […]

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Father-Daughter Formal a Hit

By Jean Hallman On March 5, fathers and daughters dressed in formal attire for the first Father-Daughter Dance at Dance 411 Studios. The event was held to raise money for the Kid’s Program end-of-year recital. Approximately 20 families participated in the event. Fathers in black ties escorted their daughters to […]