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Entries for November, 2007

Birthday Monday 11-26-2007!

Happy Birthday to all of these fabulous Kids Club Members!

Dan’s Wise Advice of the Day:It is never a good idea to choose to run with the bulls. But by all means,if bulls are running toward you at high speeds, run for your life!

Birthday Monday 11-19-2007!

Happy Birthday to all of these fabulous Kids Club Members!

Dan’s Wise Advice of the Day:If you need to tighten the bolts on a bridge and are forced to choosebetween using a wrench or a bowl of gravy, always choose the wrench.

If You Give a Mouse a Cookie!

Last night I participated in a “Reading Adventures With Dad”event at Phillips Elementary in Des Moines!My room’s theme was based on the the book If You Give a Mouse a Cookie.

There were indeed lots of cookies…

And a big carton of milk!

If you looked up toward the ceiling, dozens of tiny “U.F.O. cookies” were flying around!

There was a different story being read in every room! This room featureda book about trolls, but I don’t think these two guys are trolls!

Another [...]

Birthday Monday 11-12-2007 and The Beauty of Ugly!

Happy Birthday to all of these fabulous Kids Club Members!

Although my sanity has sometimes been called into question, most people agree - for a human, I’m quite handsome!

But there are some non-humans who are not handsome!Sunday, November 18 at 7 p.m. you’ll be able to watch some of theanimal kingdom’s ugliest creatures during NATURE: The Beauty of Ugly!

Last week I visited the Mediapolis Public Library!Its entrance was protected by Sir Galahad and Mother Goose!

Luckily, I made it through just in [...]

Birthday Monday 11-05-2007 and Costume Adventures!

Happy Birthday to all of these fabulous Kids Club Members!

Last week I had the honor of visiting two schools:Hubbell Elementary…

And Walnut Street Elementary!

I was also met by many interesting characters at theIowa Children’s Museum in Coralville during their Halloween Celebration!

I met some of my favorite video game heroes!

I listened to a concert by an all-tuba band!

A bounty hunter almost captured me!

Luckily, a fellow super hero saved me!

These three looked familiar, but I couldn’t quitefigure out what movie they were from!

Dressing [...]

  

College Savings Iowa 529 Plan

Funding for the 2013 Reading Road Trip
has been provided by the
College Savings Iowa 529 Plan.