Of Cannons And Marching Orders

Recently, I sat down with a group of kids from Oak Run School who had gone on the Civil War Field Trip at Hawes Farms. I wanted their first-hand experience. McKenzie, Ty, Anthony, Colby, Javan, Kaitlyn, Madison and Sydney did not disappoint, they had much to share. I heard from several that after moving slowly off the tractor ride in, they spied 6 different

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Fresh Happenings In The Kitchen

Looking around the Oak Run School Cafeteria you quickly see that this school does things a little differently. From the model of the future chicken coop to the great system for compost, recycling and reusable dishes. As you glance  at all the plates the young folks are eagerly eating you see more yummy changes. While I visited with school chef Stephanie Giacomelli, I got

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Oak Run School’s First Field Trip Of 2014 School Year!

Did you wonder what the Oak Run kids were doing today? They were out slipping and sliding.  The kiddos enjoyed a day of friends, fun, sun and more at Water Works Park. The photos show just a glimpse of the hugging and wet play that went on. Oak Run Moms and Dads make sure to check back in the future for more fun events,

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Little Free Library

The little free library is a new trend that we’ve seen on Facebook and Pinterest. The idea is that you build a wee house to place books in. Any time someone feels like reading they take a book, and leave a book in its place. Did you know we have one right here in Oak Run? It’s in front of the Oak Run Store

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