Screen-Free Week 2012 – Upcoming Events

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Screen-Free Week 2012 – Upcoming Events

Post by TerryS » Sun Apr 29, 2012 8:51 am

Wow, CCFC has done a masterful job getting the word out on Screen-Free week.

Here is their list of upcoming Screen-Free events: ... nt_KEY=660

From their email, a sample includes:
- Read Boston has asked 4,000 students in 12 partner schools to take the screen-free pledge! Children who return their tracking logs after break will receive a prize pack with items that promote fun (and learning) without screens.

- Screen-Free Kansas City and the Early Years Institute in Long Island have both partnered with local businesses to offer discounted and free fun activities every day of Screen-Free Week!

- Unplug and Play in Bozeman, Montana has organized daily events including free admission to the Museum of the Rockies, a Bike Rodeo, and Family Science Night at the Children’s Museum.

- Portland (Oregon) Parks and Recreation and Kaiser Permanente are offering activities including a tea party for young children, Family Game Night, and Messy Art!
Plus, here are some of the excellent blog posts on accepting the Screen-Free week challenge: ... ts-monday/ ... free-week/ ... echnology/ ... k-join-us/ ... -fighting/ ... challenge/ ... not-suffer ... -30-may-6/

To a great week without screens!

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