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In Celebration of Jim Henson! (9/24/12)

Since the day Jim Henson brought Kermit the Frog to life, we’ve all been getting a better understanding of what it means to be green. Kermit set his own rainbow in the sky and we saw a new promise of … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Leonardo da Vinci!

Happy Birthday to Leonardo da Vinci, born April 15th! He was a handsome, left-handed, vegetarian animal lover who excelled in art, anatomy, architecture, engineering, geology, hydraulics, military arts, optics and sculpture. His mystique was also captured in a book and … Continue reading

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Dr Seuss' Birthday: National Read Across America Day

Theodor Seuss Geisel — known as “Ted” to his family and friends — is famous for his whimsical rhyming books that inspire both young and old alike. Dr. Seuss (pronounced in Bavaria as “Zoice”) began his career as an advertiser … Continue reading

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