Local Happenings Categorized: Children

52nd Annual Children’s Literature Festival
Warrensburg, MO

52nd Annual Children's Literature Festival in 2020

Event Date: March 15-17, 2020 Time:  All Day (see the full schedule online) Place: UCM Campus-James C. Kirkpatrick Library 601 S. Missouri Ave. Warrensburg, MO 64093 Contact: 660-543-4306 • #ob#pysert#at#hpzb.rqh#ob# The Children’s Literature Festival at the University of Central Missouri is an annual event that aims to connect people, especially school children and teens, with the folks behind the books they love. Established in 1969, the festival will be celebrating its 51st year from March 17-19 in 2019. Thousands… Read more »

Maple Sugaring at Pineland Farms – New Gloucester, ME

Date: March 4th, 10th, 12th, 17th, and 21st Time:  10:00 – 11:00 am ( 4:00 – 5:30 pm on the 17th) Place: Education Barn 100B Valley Farm Road, New Gloucester ME 04260 US Contact: The Education Dept. 207-650-3031 • #ob#rqhpngvba#at#cvarynaqsnezf.bet#ob# It’s time to collect the sap from our maple trees and turn it into delicious maple syrup. We’ll learn how this naturally sweet treat is made and awaken our taste buds this sugaring season. Open… Read more »

15th Annual Race to Remember – Albertville, AL

Date: March 6-7th, 2020 Time:  See Schedule Below Place: Albertville High School 402 E McCord Ave, Albertville, AL 35950 Contact:  Lindsey King- #ob#riragf#at#furcureqfpbir.bet#ob# • 256.572.6314 Heroes,  5ks, Fun Runs, Contests and more! The Race to Remember is an exciting, family-friendly event that supports and works with the mission of Shepherd’s Cove Hospice and the Palliative and Supportive Care Alliance. In 2020, Race to Remember will celebrate its 15th event during this chip-timed race with the traditional… Read more »

OTELCO Lends a Hand to Brindlee Mountain After Tornado – Union Grove, AL

On January 11, the Brindlee Mountain Primary School, serving Pre-K through 2nd-grade students, was destroyed by an EF-2 tornado. While no one was harmed in the incident, the school and all teaching supplies were lost and students have been relocated to space on the high school campus until a new primary school is built. OTELCO has served the community for more than 60 years, and many employees have deep-rooted connections to the area. When OTELCO… Read more »

17th Annual Empty Bowls Dinner – Cullman, AL

Date: Monday, Feb 17, 2020 Time: 4:00 PM – 6:30 PM CST Place: Cullman First United Methodist Church 320 3rd Ave SE, Cullman, AL 35055  Contact: www.cullmancaringforkids.com/contact-us Come help raise money for the Cullman Caring for Kids Food Bank at Cullman First United Methodist Church. Tickets are $10 and are available at Cullman Caring for Kids and First United Methodist Church. All donations are given to Cullman Caring for Kids, a non-profit and are tax-exempt and… Read more »