Monthly Archives: August 2013

Nurturing an Interest in Science

By Melissa Heintz Public Affairs Specialist, IMLS The Discovery Science Center in Santa Ana, Calif., is inspiring the youth of today for the challenges and advances of tomorrow. DSC President Joe Adams describes the science center as a place that … Continue reading

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Growing Healthy Snacks

Powell Gardens, Kansas City’s Botanical Garden Kingsville, MO Powell Gardens’ Good to Grow program features age-appropriate modules on nutrition and healthy living taught within the nation’s largest edible landscape, the Heartland Harvest Garden. Students learn how to make smart food … Continue reading

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AAHC Forum – Thanks for Sharing for Your Stories!

By Claudia French Deputy Director for Museums, IMLS Over the past six months we’ve featured dozens of stories from Museum Grants for African American History and Culture program on the AAHC Forum series in the IMLS UpNext Blog. The AAHC … Continue reading

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