Tag: Children
Handwriting Without Tears® Program Helps Children Ages 6-11
Author: Jessie Diesing | March 15, 2011 | No comments

Cedar Rapids Vision in Motion (CRVIM) will be holding another Handwriting Without Tears® session starting March 29, 2011, and continuing every Tuesday until May 3, 2011, from 6-7 p.m. Handwriting Without Tears® helps children learn the fundamentals of writing. The Handwriting Without Tears® Program is intended ...

Jingle Bell Hop in Dubuque
Author: Karen Tuecke/St. Mark Community Center in Dubuque | November 18, 2010 | No comments

The Jingle Bell Hop will be at the Dubuque County Fairgrounds Sunday, December 12 from 1:00 p.m. to 4 p.m. This is an annual, family filled event with dancing, bounce house, arts & crafts, face painting, prizes and get your picture with Santa! Tickets are ...

Author: Brucemore | November 9, 2010 | No comments

Calling all grandparents, parents, aunts, uncles, cool older cousins, brothers, sisters... anyone who wants to share a fun, interactive and special evening in the big house with the little ones in their life. Santa Claus is making a special visit to Brucemore for the annual children's ...

Having kids affects families’ church habits
Author: mollyrossiter | July 2, 2010 | No comments

Before Chris and Becky Hubbs’ three girls were born, the Hiawatha couple was  very active members of Noelridge Park Church, 1147 Clifton St. NE, in Cedar Rapids. The two helped out when needed, served on committees and in ministry and Chris served as a deacon and ...

Snippet of history: Puppy-Cat Club at Brucemore
Author: Cindy Hadish | March 23, 2010 | 5 comments

Deb Engmark, head gardener at Brucemore  in Cedar Rapids, sent the following about a mystery on the grounds of the historic estate: We know it sat amongst the apple trees, in the location of the original orchard.  We know it had running water and a stove where ...

Quote of the day
Author: mollyrossiter | November 5, 2009 | No comments

"It's not about being strong, it's about not being weak." - Roberta Ogden-Kellicut, mother of 10-year-old Olivia Kellicut, whose leukemia has come out of remission for a fifth time.

Orthodox Christian family retreat
Author: mollyrossiter | March 19, 2009 | 4 comments

The Iowa Orthodox Christian Clergy Association is hosting a one-day retreat for singles and couples interested in raising their children according to the Orthodox Christian faith. The retreat is set for 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 4 at St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church, 3650 Cottage ...

The Gazette Breaking news and sports
KCRG News and weather source

Business The speed of business
Life Quality of life news
Government Eastern Iowa government issues
Crime and Courts Breaking crime and courts news
Higher Education Higher education in Eastern Iowa
Health Health news all the time
Outdoors Hunting, fishing, canoeing, etc
Weather Share your weather conditions with us
Prep Sports Complete high school sports coverage
Schools Covering K-12 education in Eastern Iowa
Sports & Rec Smorgasbord of Eastern Iowa sports

Follow Eastern Iowa Life



Follow Our Writers on Twitter

Cindy Hadish: HomegrownIA
Diana Nollen: diananollen

  • Jingle Bell Rock: Rock ’n’ roll trio shakin’ up the holidays
    0 comments
  • BEST BETS: Grateful Dead, Christmas Cabaret, holiday tubas
    0 comments
  • Homegrown: Poinsettias – are they really poisonous?
    0 comments
  • Plans Take Shape at Field of Dreams
    0 comments
  • Free Holiday Mansion Tours at Brucemore
    0 comments
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters hosts Executive Bowl
    0 comments
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters kicks off Bowl For Kids’ Sake
    0 comments
  • REVIEW: Top-flight musicians bring spirited Irish Christmas to America
    0 comments
  • ‘Longest Night’ holiday service focuses on hope in the midst of sadness
    0 comments
  • Pearl Harbor Remembered
    0 comments