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Get fire aware in December
Nov 04, 2013

Get fire aware in December

When: Dec. 2 What: Tossing a smoking birthday candle in the garbage or a cigarette butt onto the grass can […]

Don’t forget to wash your hands in December
Oct 28, 2013

Don’t forget to wash your hands in December

When: December 1 – 7, 2013 What: The cold weather months are typically associated with increased illness. When a virus […]

Go gluten-free in November
Oct 14, 2013

Go gluten-free in November

When: Nov. 1-30 What: For someone with celiac disease, the vision of a table set with tasty bread can’t become […]

Hit up your local library in honor of the founding of the American Library Association
Sep 30, 2013

Hit up your local library in honor of the founding of the American Library Association

When: Oct. 6 What: It’s fairly easy to access free books with libraries serving as a staple in communities. Libraries […]

When getting your spook on this Halloween, stay safe as well
Sep 16, 2013

When getting your spook on this Halloween, stay safe as well

When: October What: Once October rolls around, signs of Halloween can be spotted everywhere. From candy in the grocery store […]

Plan for your financial future in October
Sep 03, 2013

Plan for your financial future in October

When: Oct. 7-13 What: When a person is young, in high school or college, they aren’t necessarily thinking about retirement. […]

Get into the spirit as fall rolls around
Aug 19, 2013

Get into the spirit as fall rolls around

When: Sept. 22, 2013 What: When the season changes from summer to fall, there is a clear distinction. The weather […]

Start saving for college in September
Aug 12, 2013

Start saving for college in September

When: September What: As senior year looms, high school kids talking about where they are going to go to college […]

Get a library card in September
Jul 29, 2013

Get a library card in September

When: September What: During the summer months, the draw of the warm outdoors may keep many children busy. But the […]

Sit back and relax in August
Jul 15, 2013

Sit back and relax in August

When: Aug. 15 What: Stress. It can eat away at a person, causing anxiety, tension or irritability. It is an […]

Learn more about the dangers of cataracts in August
Jul 01, 2013

Learn more about the dangers of cataracts in August

When: August What: Vision is one of the most important senses a person can possess, allowing us to see color, […]

Take a break in the shade this July 3
Jun 17, 2013

Take a break in the shade this July 3

When: July 3 What: Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. According to SkinCancer.org, […]

Celebrate the yumminess of ice cream in July
Jun 03, 2013

Celebrate the yumminess of ice cream in July

When: July What:  I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! So goes the famous lyrics recorded by […]

Cultivating the earth globally in June
May 20, 2013

Cultivating the earth globally in June

When: June 5 What: Certain activities go hand in hand with summer time: swimming, hiking, playing outside and BBQs. At […]

Get outdoors in June
May 06, 2013

Get outdoors in June

When: June What: Summer is a time to get outside, and many take advantage of the warmer months with BBQ’s […]

Protect your skin from the sun in May
Apr 22, 2013

Protect your skin from the sun in May

When: May What: When the weather warms up, people swarm outside to absorb the warmth and frolic in the sunshine. […]

All aboard vacation planning in May
Apr 08, 2013

All aboard vacation planning in May

When: May 4 – 12, 2013 What: Vacations are often a much-needed source of relaxation for many Americans, so much […]

Fight diabetes in April
Mar 18, 2013

Fight diabetes in April

When: April What: Cookies, cakes and other sweets are delicious indulgences. But for some, these sugar-laden treats are off-limits.  When […]

Don’t stress in April
Mar 14, 2013

Don’t stress in April

When: April What: Stress is something that affects nearly everyone at some point. From workplace anxieties to being rushed by […]

Girls, learn about engineering this week
Feb 19, 2013

Girls, learn about engineering this week

When: Feb. 21 What: Some young girls are interested in princesses and unicorns, while others in fashion, writing or music. […]

Get literary in March
Feb 11, 2013

Get literary in March

When: March What: One of the fundamental steps in obtaining a good education is learning to read. Although literacy is […]

Make music in your schools throughout March
Feb 04, 2013

Make music in your schools throughout March

When: March What: Music starts out simply, usually by learning to sing the “ABCs” or the “Wheels on the Bus.” […]

Kids, get some brain food in March and eat breakfast
Jan 28, 2013

Kids, get some brain food in March and eat breakfast

When: March 4 – 8, 2013 What: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, or so the old […]

Fight deteriorating vision in February
Jan 14, 2013

Fight deteriorating vision in February

When: February What: While all five senses are important, sight is one of the most vital. Although we may sometimes […]

Say no to bullying in February and all year round
Jan 07, 2013

Say no to bullying in February and all year round

When: Feb. 9 What: Although bullying in school is nothing new, technology has brought it into the forefront of people’s […]