Idea Exchange: 3/12 – 3/16

Monday, March 12th:


Howard Shifke fully recovered from Parkinson’s Disease. This inspirational memoir presents Howard’s story of getting Parkinson’s and provides a detailed account of how he won the fight against it.

This powerful recitation describes what it was like for Howard to live day-to-day with Parkinson’s, getting through the daily challenges and misgivings as well as how he looked toward the future with hope.


TODAY IS: Baked Scallops, Girl Scouts, First Library, Organize your Office, Dennis the Menace birthday-1951




Tuesday, March 13th:

WORRY BEE, Anne Biese

When Worry Bee has worries, breathing techniques help calm the mind and body and reassure that all is well. This book offers practical tools to be used by children who experience fear or are overwhelmed by their feelings. The breathing skills are demonstrated through fun rhymes and beautiful illustrations supporting the idea that feeling peaceful can happen anywhere, anytime.


TODAY IS: Coconut Torte, Ear Muffs, Good Samaritan, Planet Uranus discovered, Uncle Sam’s birthday, Open an Umbrella indoors



Wednesday, March 14th:


TODAY IS: Potato Chip, PI, Save a Spider, Butterflies, Casey Jones’ birthday, Albert Einstein’s birthday-



Thursday, March 15th:

TODAY IS: Pears Helen, Brutus-Ideas of March, Buzzards in Hinkley Ohio, True Confessions, Incredible Kids



Friday, March 16th:

TODAY IS: Artichoke Hearts, National Quilt, Vitamin C, Preschool Teacher Appreciation,