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Harper’s Playground: A Place for Everyone

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With spring in full swing, families are filling up local parks all over. One Saturday, I had some errands to do in Portland, and to reward my children for patiently accompanying me, we stopped at Arbor’s Lodge Park in Portland, which includes Harper’s Playground. Visiting a new park is always an exciting occasion, and this… Read More

OMSI Exhibit: The Science Behind Pixar

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Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI)’s newest featured exhibition spans the full STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) spectrum, all brought together through the wonder of storytelling and entertainment. The Science Behind Pixar, opening February 23 and running through Labor Day, pulls back the curtain to reveal the creative processes used to bring… Read More

Children’s Film Festival Seattle

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Kids today face daily challenges and fears, in their home, social and academic spheres. At the same time, most of them encounter no shortage of media choices, from YouTube to games to apps. Media has a powerful influence on children, and many accomplished filmmakers have seized the opportunity to help kids overcome and find meaning… Read More