Monthly Archives: September 2014

Announcing Folklore in a Box!

Announcing Folklore in a Box!

The Fall 2014 Folklore in a Box is ready! Inside, you will find:  a storybook for kids that tells a favorite Tlingit trickster tale about how light came to the world, a mask-making kit that can begin an exploration of trickster tales from different cultures, a how-to for making a Day of the Dead altar(…)

Chinese Moon Festival — This Weekend

Chinese Moon Festival — This Weekend

This weekend, September 6-8, is the Chinese Moon Festival.  This is a fun celebration to share with your kids.  They get to learn about another culture and have fun in the process.  Our formal American holidays don’t include celebrations of the harvest.  It might be nice to incorporate some aspect of this tradition into your(…)