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Brer Rabbit and Friends breathes life into the stories of Brer Rabbit.

Two Stage Shows That Educate and Entertain

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, March 19, 2013 - 9:10am

Stage shows like movies are sometimes the first places that expose children to literary works. (A Christmas Carol comes to mind as an example. So does the musical Les Miserables which is based on the Victor Hugo book...

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St. Patrick’s Day Events in Georgia

Heather Neal - Friday, March 15, 2013 - 7:11am

Many of Georgia’s residents can trace their ancestors back to Irish members who came to America centuries ago escaping religious and political persecution and famine. For the rest of us, we’re all a little bit Irish on...

Explore the NEW game in Dinoventures on GPB Kids!

New Color Contraption Online Game for Kids

Heather Neal - Tuesday, March 12, 2013 - 10:24am

GPB KIDS is home to safe, fun online games for kids. You can see read-along kid songs with Readeez and Matheez, learn early Spanish with Salsa, and explore Dinoventures with Professor Ridley, paleontologist and kids’...

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How to Get Your Kids Ready for Summer Camp

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, March 11, 2013 - 3:47am

The calendar may say March, but it’s the opportune time to begin preparing your kids for summer camp. What summer camp should they attend? What is summer camp etiquette? Sleepaway camp vs. day camp? Those are all...

Kids at the Fun Run last year!

Free Family Fun Event at the Capitol

Heather Neal - Monday, March 4, 2013 - 5:57am

The third annual Be Healthy Georgia Day will be at the capitol this coming Saturday, March 9, 2013. The family event is completely free and concludes at 12pm. As part of the Lt. Governor’s Healthy Kids Georgia program...

MISSING: Office Boy — 4 p.m. The Pause That Refreshes by Norman Rockwell (1930)

Antiques Roadshow Detective

Heather Neal - Wednesday, February 27, 2013 - 4:15am

Antiques Roadshow features an unsolved cases special program called Roadshow’s Most Wanted. Using the show’s popularity, they are hoping to recover lost works of art. Viewers are asked to peruse the information online...

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Indoor Games for the Rainy Season

Heather Neal - Tuesday, February 26, 2013 - 7:57am

I can’t remember a winter when we’ve gotten so much rain. That’s just an observation, not a complaint. We’ve been in a drought for years and it is very nice to make headway in recovering from it. And who doesn’t love...

Safeguarding Your iPhone

Heather Neal - Monday, February 25, 2013 - 7:47am

The iPhone has quite a few built-in safety features. If you’ve given a dependent an iPhone and are now worried about keeping your checking account solvent or if you are concerned about privacy and explicit content...

Big Bird and First Lady Michelle Obama

First Lady and Big Bird for Healthy Kids

Heather Neal - Thursday, February 21, 2013 - 8:17am

First Lady Michelle Obama and Sesame Street's Big Bird teamed up to film two public service announcements encouraging kids to eat healthy and get active. The new PSAs are launched as part of the third anniversary...

Michelle Williams of Destiny's Child appears in the musical Fela! about Afrobeat musican Fela Kuti.

Last Minute Black History Month Arts Events

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, February 21, 2013 - 6:57am

Black History month is almost over. Along with museum exhibits, school programs and parades, the performing arts offer a way to learn about and experience African American culture in a rich way. Several shows, concerts...

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