Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Editor

My house is quiet (too quiet!) as my nest is officially empty during the school day with my youngest off to Kindergarten this year. You've probably noticed that the whole area is pretty quiet; except for Target and Walmart as ...

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GIVEAWAY! Enter to Win One of Two Collectible ISU Redbird Oyos!

GIVEAWAY! Enter to Win One of Two Collectible ISU Redbird Oyos!

Read on to find out how you can win 1 of 2 collectible Redbird football Oyo figures!When the Illinois State football team hosts its 2015 home-opening game against Morgan State, all Reggie's Kids Club members will have the opportunity to ...

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Back to School at the YMCA!

Back to School at the YMCA!

Back into the school routine... sharpen the pencils and break out the books, but let's add some fun and movement! If you are looking for some extracurricular activities for your kids, we have a variety of fun, physically active programs ...

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2015 Saturday Creative Arts: Five Exciting Mornings of Fun this Fall!

2015 Saturday Creative Arts: Five Exciting Mornings of Fun this Fall!

Students in kindergarten through 8th grade can explore the visual arts through Illinois State University's Saturday Creative Arts classes, which run from Sept. 12 through Oct.10. Students will work with a variety of art materials and processes and learn about ...

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A Charitable Trend in Parties

A Charitable Trend in Parties

There's a new trend in children's birthday parties that moms (and dads!) will love as much as we do.Increasingly, elementary school-aged children are invited to parties with a charitable goal. Along with coming to celebrate at the party, guests are ...

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Power Breakfasts

Power Breakfasts

Many studies have shown that children who eat a nutritious breakfast have increased learning ability, longer attention spans, and generally better health than children who skip breakfast. A balanced breakfast that will keep a child focused and satisfied until snack ...

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