Author: JillSchafer

Podcasts for Youth

This Podcast Has Fleas. What happens when rival pets have dueling podcasts? Find out as Jones, a slick cat with a taste for auto tune, faces off with Waffles, a dog who can’t help chewing her microphone. Also starring Benny the gerbil and Mr. Glub the goldfish. Ages 5-12.https://www.npr.org/podcasts/567146741/this-podcast-has-fleas What If World—Stories for Kids. What if a tiny dragon lived… Read more →

Mid-IL Big Brothers Big Sisters Resource List

Food Resources Effingham Unit #40 https://www.unit40.org/emergency_information/food_service_closure_program Altamont Unit #10 – Free school lunches for all students under age 18, contact 618-483-5171 or 618-483-6193 Mattoon Community School District #2 https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc12feF0JifAruZ9A6CJhwS013YetMmxT2gnSiE5oFHo_3onA/viewform Charleston-CUSD #1 https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=ZVmoXzSDt0eo3d9OfKD91butL-INXCdKomOiUznsYEdUQUxXT1ZFTVhHOTdMV0lUVVYzVk1TQ1RVRi4u Boredom Busters & Educational Sites Free Internet Opportunity- https://5il.co/dwhs https://www.youtube.com/studioJJK  Jarrett J. Krosoczk-author & illustrator popular graphic novels like The Lunch Ladies series, Hey Kiddo, Star Wars Jedi Academy… Read more →

Coles County Community Events March 2020

Lake Charleston Trails Visit Lake Charleston for hiking, biking, walking, running, bird watching, fishing. Five trails available, connect to Lakeview Park, Woodyard Park, and Lake Charleston for a relaxing walk, run, or ride! Bring the whole family or take a quiet walk with your Big/Little. Visit the Lake View Trails Charleston Illinois Facebook Page to get up-to-date info on the… Read more →