May the 4th be with you

May the 4th be with you

Wanting to have some fun during this Star Wars Day of celebration? Here are a few things you can do to help you enjoy it – Star Wars: the Mini Book of Lightsabers (a pocket-sized book full of fun and exploration review by Joseph Forbush) Light sabers for sale (fans of the Star Wars universe […]

Happy Good Friday

Happy Good Friday

Celebrate Good Friday by doing something good! Donate a book or read a book with your loved one! There are so many virtuous acts of service to choose from. Just do something good today for someone else. Make them smile and you will be blessed too. Homeschoolers/Educators/Parents: Sketch/color an illustration. Read the story called “The […]

St. Patrick’s Day Wordsearch

St. Patrick’s Day Wordsearch

St. Patrick’s Day is a holiday set aside to celebrate Irish culture! The Feast of Saint Patrick is held on March 17th, the death date of Saint Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. It’s a lucky day. According to Irish tradition, those who find a four-leaf clover are destined for good luck. Enjoy this fun […]

Fill-in-the-Blank

Fill-in-the-Blank

Let’s take a trip back in history to 1818, Salzburg, Austria. “Silent Night” is a popular Christmas carol by Franz Xaver Gruber to lyrics by Joseph Mohr. How exciting! Let’s see if we can make some observations and learn from history. Gruberg was a primary school teacher, church organist and composer in the village of Arnsdorf, who is […]

The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker

Wouldn’t it be absolutely wonderful to watch The Nutcracker  (1892) by Peter Tchaikovsky for free? Well, here it is. Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre’s Fireside Nutcracker brings the magic of the holiday season right to your home! This virtual production adapts the timeless holiday ballet for film with awesome music, thrilling dance moves and classic Nutcracker characters. […]

Giving Tuesday FREE e-BOOK

Giving Tuesday FREE e-BOOK

Giving Tuesday is a day designated for giving to others. It can be anything–a prayer in someone’s behalf, a donation to a charity, a phone call, a quick thank-you, a text message, or even volunteering at a local nonprofit. It can be writing a note of thanks to someone. It can be sending a Christmas […]