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Apr
1
Fri
all-day Amesbury Library Poetry Contest ... @ Amesbury Public Library
Amesbury Library Poetry Contest ... @ Amesbury Public Library
Apr 1 – Apr 30 all-day
Celebrate Poetry Month and enter our 14th Annual Poetry Contest! Kids from K – 5th are welcome to submit a original poem that they composed. Poems are judged anonymously by grade and displayed in the[...]
Apr
5
Tue
all-day Amesbury Library Poetry Contest ... @ Amesbury Public Library
Amesbury Library Poetry Contest ... @ Amesbury Public Library
Apr 5 – May 4 all-day
Celebrate Poetry Month and enter our 14th Annual Poetry Contest! Kids from K – 5th are welcome to submit a original poem that they composed. Poems are judged anonymously by grade and displayed in the[...]
11:00 am Noon, Friday, April 15: FINAL Ad...
Noon, Friday, April 15: FINAL Ad...
Apr 5 @ 11:00 am – May 13 @ 11:30 am
To advertise in our MAY issue, which features Part 4 of 5 in our 9th Annual Summer Camps & Programs Showcase Series, the final ad space reservation deadline is noon, Friday, April 15 – if you will be submitting a[...]
1:30 pm Calling All Child Cares & Pre-Sc...
Calling All Child Cares & Pre-Sc...
Apr 5 @ 1:30 pm – May 13 @ 2:30 pm
Calling all North Shore Child Cares & Pre-Schools!  Join us in the May issue in The North Shore Child Care & Pre-School Showcase!  All participants receive an editorial bonus!  Reach MORE North Shore parents with[...]
Apr
6
Wed
12:00 pm MAY Issue Ad Space Deadline – We... @ North Shore Children & Families
MAY Issue Ad Space Deadline – We... @ North Shore Children & Families
Apr 6 @ 12:00 pm – Jun 3 @ 12:30 pm
To advertise in our MAY issue, which features Part 4 of 5 in our 9th Annual Summer Camps & Programs Showcase Series, please reserve your ad space and submit your ad materials and/or ad copy changes by noon, Wed.,[...]

How to Get Kids to Pitch In

Mom: “Paul, please bring those dishes into the kitchen and put them in the dishwasher.” Paul:    … [Read More...]

Don’t Be Shameless! Why Good People Feel Shame

by Michael F. Mascolo, Ph.D. We tend to have ambivalent feelings about shame.  On the one hand, … [Read More...]

Blogs

Knowledge is Power when Defeating Cyber Bullying

By Kate Roberts, Ph.D. Cyber bullying is the use of technology to harass, … [Read More...]

Managing the Transition Back to School

By Kate Roberts, Ph.D. Regardless of your child’s age, the first day of … [Read More...]

Do Children Make Us Lose Our Minds?

by Karolyn Benger I am not an idiot.  I think.  Or at least, I am almost certain … [Read More...]

The Meaning of Rosh Hashanah

by Karolyn Benger The Jewish new year Rosh Hashanah has just passed and  I’ve been … [Read More...]

Holy Crap, Woman, Calm Down!

by Michelle X. Curran Have you ever had one of those crappy … [Read More...]

Picking Dog Poo is My Cross to Bear

by Michelle X. Curran God, I wish I had a backbone. That’s not a … [Read More...]

How George Took Me In

By Justin Travers George died yesterday.  Or … [Read More...]

I Wish You’d Break that Dang DS!

By Justin Travers First of all, I didn’t know … [Read More...]

Current Issue


Teens and Their Apps

Ask Dr. Mike I broke down and gave my 13-year-old daughter a smart phone for her birthday. She wanted one, … [Read More]

My 13-Year -Old Doesn’t Tell Me Anything Anymore!

Dear Mike: When he was little, my son used to tell me everything.   Now he’s 13 and is becoming a … [Read More]

Sense or Nonsense? “Mothers should have immediate contact with their newborns in order to bond with them.”

The parent-child relationship is the child's first social relationship.  It is an important one.   A child's first important relationship … [Read More...]

Sense or Nonsense: “Put a coat on! You’ll catch a cold!”

It’s so easy to think that cold weather causes colds.  Winter comes, we go out into the cold, and we get colds!  It’s cause and … [Read More...]

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