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THE BUG MAN COMETH

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  Interviewed and written by Lois Pierce   Natural History is an important part of ANY science program and it’s been brought to the Southern Oregon area for 7 years by a very POPULAR company that caters to ALL ages at ALL locations. BUGS-R-US Educational Services provides hands-on fun and education to 5 counties in 2 states. Its owner, John …

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Celebrate Meal Time With Your Family!

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Celebrate Meal Time With Your Family! By Elycia Bechard, LPC Therapist at The Children’s Advocacy Center of Jackson County   As families gather together for the holidays it can be a great opportunity to step back and remember the importance of connection.  If you are fortunate enough to have positive memories from your childhood experience of family meals, try to …

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Geocaching provides hours of free outdoor adventures for the whole family!

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     Geocaching provides hours of free outdoor adventures for the whole family! By Alex and Amanda Smith Geocaching has been around since 2000 and in recent years has expanded into one of the hottest family activities for all ages. Geocaching is a treasure hunt using GPS technology to find real life treasures hidden in plain sight all around the …

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Be the mom she needs

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Be the mom she needs    5 ways to stay connected during the tween years   Tween. Yes, that is exactly where she is. Wherever that is. She is still a child, but she is finding a new voice and attitude that is unfamiliar. “Geez, mom! What’s the big deal? I’ll be done in a minute…” (in a sassy tone). …

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Hidden Secret in the Valley…Southern Oregon Figure Skating Club

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I still hear people say to me, “We have an ice skating rink in Medford?”…Not only do we have an ice arena, we also have a figure skating club! There are about 35 members of the Southern Oregon Figure Skating Club (SOFSC) at the RRRink, located at 1349 Center Drive in Medford. These are skating enthusiasts between the ages of …

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