SLOWINGTHERACINGMIND Week 7: Sermon and Week Together
May 19, 2013 Sermon series: 5 Angles Sermon title: Gospel Pride! Big Idea: Take HUMBLE PRIDE in the GOOD NEWS of salvation! May 20 24, 2013 - Our Week Together Readings and information... Posted on 5/19/13 at 2:22 PM
LITERARY ENGINEER Coincidence or Sign - Part 3
Since I started writing, Ive stumbled into these weird coincidences between life and my reading/writing. Coincidences that make me gowhoa, did that really just happen?
Im not a superstitious p... Posted on 2/24/13 at 1:00 AM
CULTURE BUILDS COMMUNITY | JAMESTOWN ARTS CENTER Join Me Super Bowl Sunday and Travel to a Distant Land
I'm excited about an event happening on Sunday and no, its not the SUPER BOWL. But, never fear, you won't miss the game since this event happens at 1:00 pmand you'll have plenty of time to get home. (... Posted on 1/30/13 at 5:41 PM
STAFF BLOG OH LOOK, A SHINY THING! Hovercrafts, Children and Other Magic Science
Had I realized I would be explaining the inner workings of a hovercraft to a classroom of adorable first-graders at Gussner Elementary School here in Jamestown, I would have prepared a little bit more... Posted on 12/2/12 at 7:19 PM
IN THE BLACK Summer Activities
With school out for the summer, you are probably looking for things for your kids to do this summer. Last month I wrote a post about summer reading programs.
Following are some other posts I found o... Posted on 5/26/12 at 7:55 AM
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Dozens of preschool-aged children gathered Wednesday to hear North Dakota first lady Betsy Dalrymple read “The Little Engine That Could,” celebrating the beginning of the Stutsman County Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library.
By Kari Lucin, The Jamestown Sun
, May 16, 2013
Students in St. John’s Academy’s summer program walk their way to Dairy Queen Friday after they earned a cool treat for reading 9.511 miles. One mile is equal to a page or 5 minutes of reading. (Ben Rodgers / The Sun)
The Areavoices Book Nook, a blog by five regional writers, is this week’s Blog of the Week. The blog features the writers’ reviews of books written by authors in North Dakota and Minnesota. You can read the blog at thenook.areavoices.com.
Across America on April 12, many schools, children, teachers, and communities will be celebrating D.E.A.R. (Drop Everything and Read). This is a literacy promotion that is supported by a variety of groups including the National PTA, the Association for Library Service to Children and the National Education Association.
North Dakota children who are struggling with reading will soon get extra help thanks to a first-of-a-kind program in the state.
This fall, three southeastern North Dakota school districts are launching a literacy program modeled after one used in Moorhead and other Minnesota schools.
It will help an estimated 300 kindergarten through fifth-grade students in Fargo, West Fargo and Jamestown — students not far enough behind to receive special services but not far enough ahead to keep up with grade level.
By Kelly Smith, Forum Communications Co.
, July 30, 2010
Make a Splash At Your Library is the theme at the North Dakota Heritage Center as the Bismarck and Mandan public libraries and the North Dakota State Library kick off their summer reading program. This year these groups, and many more, will join together Wednesday, June 2, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., for a day of fun for children ages 2 to 12 and their parents or guardians.
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