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Entries for May, 2009

The 2009 Reading Road Trip!

The 2009 Reading Road Trip is almost here! Click here to check out my list of stops!

Dan’s Wise Advice of the Day:
Taffy can be laughy, but, get it caught in the hair of an angry yak and you won’t be laughing. Trust me.

My Travels Continue!

I continue to travel around the state to meet and congratulate all the Healthy Hikers!

I’ve been handing out a lot of certificates!

I’ve been handing out a lot of jump ropes!

Of course, I’ve been handing out a lot of silliness too!

In some places, even the mayor has shown up to be a part of the fun!

Keep an eye out, my travels aren’t over yet!  You never know when I might show up in your town!

Here’s some fabulous art from my adventures!

I’m [...]

Birthday Monday 05-25-2009

Happy Birthday to all of these fabulous Kids Club Members!

Dan’s Wise Advice of the Day:
They say you are never supposed to release a bull in a china shop! This rule also applies to cobras, skunks, and crocodiles.

Birthday Monday 05-18-2009!

Happy Birthday to all of these fabulous Kids Club Members!

Dan’s Wise Advice of the Day:
An octopus can be good at many things. Jumping rope is not one of them. So never gift an octopus with a jump rope!

It’s Time to Celebrate!

In April, Iowa had lots of fun moving and reading!This May, Iowa is having fun by hiking to the library!

And in certain towns, I’m waiting to surprise the eager hikers!

April went by so fast! It seems like just yesterdayI was shooting some new Healthy Minutes!

And it seems like just yesterday I met Miss Rosa!

I even squeezed in a few extra story times in April too!

I have the best job in the world!

Everywhere I go there is fun to be [...]

College Savings Iowa 529 Plan

Funding for the 2014 Reading Road Trip
has been provided by the
College Savings Iowa 529 Plan.