Archive for Month: September

school supplies

Back-to-School: School Supplies Giveaway

Check out these kids who came out for school supplies.      The Northwest Defenders Motorcycle Club hosted their 5th annual Back to School Supply Giveaway on August 4 at the Fayetteville Elks Lodge #1987. The event was open to the public and the Defenders and Elks Lodge donated supplies,...

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Who is Your Real Life Hero?

This month, Official Kids Mag talked with some Super Hero kids about the power of kindness. Here’s what they had to say… Alexa N.  4 years old OKM: Imagine you have a Super Hero Power of Kindness. How do you show kindness to your family, friends or school...

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ice cream

Kids in the Kitchen: Ice Cream Science

Hey kids! Here’s a simple recipe you can follow right at home to make your own ice cream, and do a science experiment at the same time! Ice cream in a plastic bag is made by lowering the freezing point of ice, so the ice can freeze the ingredients....

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“Tossed” But Not Forgotten: Sculpture Contest Turns Trash to Art

Kids in Benton County and Washington County 4H clubs did their part for planet earth by participating in the “Tossed” sculpture contest at the Benton County and Washington County Fairs. First, kids picked up litter in the community. Then they repurposed the trash by creating unique works of art...

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Antarctica snowstorms

It’s Just Plain Weird: Snowstorms in Antarctica & Life-Sized Jellyfish

Making Snowstorms in Antarctica It is predicted that with global warming, sea levels around the world could rise by as much as 10 feet (3 m). The result would be that many coastal cities, like New York and Tokyo, would be below sea level. Scientists believe the time is now...

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reading list

Back to School: Fun Reading List

This month’s reading list was provided by: Springdale Public Library 405 S. Pleasant St. Springdale, AR 72764 Phone: (479) 750-8180 Online: Hours Monday – Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Friday 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Sunday 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. ...

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Don’t Let Homework Get You Down

There’s no way around it. With school, comes homework. But help is available! Check with your teacher, your school or local library for after school tutoring. Look for programs like this one at the Fayetteville Public Library. Homework Helpers Location: Fayetteville Public Library 401 W Mountain St, Fayetteville, AR, US,...

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