Kids

Summer Reading for Kids: 10"Top" Lists

Summer is almost (finally) here for students and many parents, babysitters and teachers may be asking themselves in a frenzied tone, "What are my kids going to DO all summer??"

WXXI Kids!

Have you heard??  WXXI has a new fun page that is just for kids!

Michelle Obama on Sesame Street

First Lady Michelle Obama visited Elmo on Sesame Street  to help communicate to both parents and children the importance of healthy eating, staying active and reading . 
 

When are Tweens Ready to be Home Alone?

It's a day that will eventually come for all kids, especially as they get closer to being a teenager- staying home alone- but when is an okay time for it to happen?

Earth Day

April 22- is Earth Day!

Don't squeeze the Charmin and don't read the books, either

 
A friend of mine snapped this picture yesterday at a local antiques co-op.  The shelf behind the hand-written sign was lined with well-worn children's books of no particular value.  At first, my friend thought the seller must be an incredible book snob to post such a notice. Then he had another thought, that the books might contain material some might find offensive.  If I'd been there, I would have asked the seller directly.  Other theories?

WXXI Parenting Counts Brown Bag Lunch Series

Bring your lunch and join us at WXXI for 2 FREE parent information events!!