Featured Events

Planetarium Family Hour and Stargazing

in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

LASM on Saturdays at 10 a.m. Gather around the campfire to learn about stars and constellations in the local nighttime sky, then enjoy a planetarium show. lasm.org

Every Saturday

Sat 07 Dec
in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

LSU CANDLELIGHT CONCERT

Tickets run $11-18.

at LSU Student Union Theater

Fri 06 Dec
in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

BOOK BABIES

Activity held on the first Friday of every month for infants through age five with stories...

at Watson Library

Sat 07 Dec
in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

SWAMP BIRD WALK

Hike led by a volunteer of the Baton Rouge Audubon Society. General admission.

at BREC’s Bluebonnet Swamp

Articles in Printable Templates, Joy Holden, Party, Health and Wellness and Holidays

Small Group of Friends or Big Popularity?

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Parents may wake one day to find the top three priorities of their children are friends, food, and fun, with family trailing far behind. The same children who once enjoyed being home with family now prefer to spend free time with friends. The need fo... Read full article

Girl Power

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Boosting leadership qualities in girls.... Read full article

Strategies for a Stress-free Christmas

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Learn how to relieve stress during the holidays.... Read full article

Teaching Children Respect

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As a veteran teacher, I’ve been asked many questions about how to teach children over the years, and only once have I been a bit stumped. The mother asked me, “How do you teach respect?” After a moment’s thought, my response was, “Every single day.”... Read full article

Remembering the Thank You Notes

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It’s important for children to take the time to thank those who attended and for helping them make their birthdays that much more special.... Read full article



Changing the Game: Is it Wise to Specialize?

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Gone are the days of children playing multiple sports just for fun. Now, many kids are playing one sport year round to become elite athletes. This athletic trend is called sports specialization. Is it always a good idea?... Read full article

The New Birthday Plan

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Dear Son: I’m writing to tell you about an exciting change we’ll be making in regard to my birthday this year. Because this is a big birthday year for me (rhymes with shorty), and because you’re such a big boy now, and frankly because I’m a little w... Read full article

Taking Back Summer: The Benefits of Being Bored

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The pace was slow, but our bicycles were fast, and we rode them everywhere.... Read full article

Cringe-worthy Christmas

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Surviving Awkward Holiday Moments.... Read full article

The Stress of Leaving Your Child at Daycare

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Soon, dropping your child off at daycare will just be part of your work day routine. That doesn’t mean you won’t have bad days. You’ll still miss that time with her.... Read full article

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