Arthur's Computer Care column "Tips to shoot high-quality digital photos" was published on March 17th. Click here to read it.
Here are just a few of the activities going on at Elachee this spring. Check 'em out!
Stars Over Elachee at Chicopee Lake 7:30-9:30 p.m. March 31. Learn about astronomy and how to use a telescope to view the night sky. You'll receive an observing log and star chart to assist in seeing constellations, stars, planets, and even moon craters and Apollo landing sites. It's a good time to view Jupiter, Venus and Mars and Saturn. Suggested for adults and children ages 8 and up. Bring a flashlight and pencil. Elachee Nature Science Center, 2125 Elachee Drive, Gainesville. $10 for adults, $5 children. Call to register and reserve telescopes. 770-535-1976.
First Saturday Hike at Elachee: "Spring Wildflowers," 10-11:30 a.m. April 7. Join a naturalist on a guided hike in the Chicopee Woods Nature Preserve and learn about Georgia's native spring wildflowers. $5 adults, $3 children 2-12, Elachee members free, includes museum admission.
Elachee's Trail Crew Work Day 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 7. Bring water, lunch, gloves and rain gear. Tools, training and afternoon refreshments provided. Those under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Call to preregister. 770-535-1976. .
Elachee's Backyard Conservation Workshop, 10 a.m. to noon March 31. Learn the rudiments of composting, explore ways to use barrels and cisterns to capture and store rain water or create a new rain garden in your yard.
Not just for nails!
This from Wise Bread: "What, pray tell, can a tiny bottle of liquid paint do besides make millions of women feel beautiful? You may be surprised. (See also: 51 Uses for Coca-Cola: The Ultimate List)"
Click here to see 15 alternative uses for nail polish.
Hunger Games Remix
If you're a fan of The Hunger Games, click here to see a great video remix.
N2N Family News
The next competition is in three weeks. The winner there goes to State...and a $2500 scholarship! Go, Rach!
Having a two-year-old is like having a blender that you don't have the top for.
Let's work to get the word out: friends don't let friends shop retail!
Have a remarkable week!
Teressa and the Next2New Crew
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