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Celebration of Literacy continues

Celebration of Literacy continues As February yields to March, there are still several Celebration of Literacy 2016 events scheduled to help the community follow this year’s theme, “Get Fired Up for Reading.” Celebration of Literacy is sponsored by Altrusa International of Roseburg and Umpqua Reading Council. One of


We’re all in it together

  We’re all in it together Oregon communities demonstrate collective impact as they work to transform economic oppression to opportunity Maybe it’s immodest to say that great minds think alike, but it’s certainly instructive to see what others are doing in the region to promote goals shared by


Vroom into brain-building

Vroom into brain-building Every baby is born with a brain containing hundreds of billions of neurons. When those cells begin to make connections, a process begins that sets the foundation for learning throughout the child’s lifetime. Parents and caregivers may be daunted at the prospect of shaping a


Calling all adults who like robots!

Calling all adults who like robots! Robotics teams are growing in leaps and bounds across Douglas County. With that comes a need for adult volunteers to support teams and tournaments. This is a call for VOLUNTEERS to help a first-ever event at South Umpqua High School. Come “learn