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Dr. Harvey Karp is a nationally-renowned pediatrician and child development specialist. He is the author of a series of books on raising the "happiest baby and toddler." Over the past 20 years, he has taught thousands of parents, from working moms to movie stars, his secrets for making children happy. He will again be offering educational sessions at MeritCare.
Celebrate Kindness Week will be held February 12-18, 2006. An annual campaign, the goal of the Celebrate Kindness campaign is to promote goodwill and peace in our communities through the sharing of kindness with friends, family, neighbors and even perfect strangers. This year's theme is "Kindness Connects".
This week, over 200 community volunteers are busy putting together the finishing touches for the 21st annual Festival of Wreaths, which will take place on Thursday, Nov. 17. This year's celebration will include a home for the holidays event; shopping; a festival luncheon featuring motivational speaker Robin Silverman; a casual party with music by The Shakers; breakfast and pizza events with Santa; and an elegant, formal gala. Proceeds from this year's event will benefit MeritCare Eating Disorders Unit aftercare programs.
Over 200 community volunteers are busy with the finishing touches for the 21st annual Festival of Wreaths, which will take place Thursday, Nov. 17 through Saturday, Nov. 19, at the Ramada Plaza Suites Crystal Ballroom, Fargo.