Emily Stimmel – Kidsburgh https://www.kidsburgh.org You Are Here. Mon, 30 Mar 2020 15:15:48 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.2 https://i0.wp.com/www.kidsburgh.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/cropped-Kidsburgh_PinLogo_RGB.jpg?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 Emily Stimmel – Kidsburgh https://www.kidsburgh.org 32 32 74569000 These 4 Pittsburgh writing contests give kids a creative outlet at home https://www.kidsburgh.org/these-3-pittsburgh-writing-contests-give-kids-a-creative-outlet-at-home/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=these-3-pittsburgh-writing-contests-give-kids-a-creative-outlet-at-home https://www.kidsburgh.org/these-3-pittsburgh-writing-contests-give-kids-a-creative-outlet-at-home/#respond Wed, 25 Mar 2020 17:48:28 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=62568 These four spring writing contests will keep literacy skills sharp for kids from kindergarten through high school.

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Mid-Atlantic Mothers’ Milk Bank is making donor milk more accessible to babies — and researchers https://www.kidsburgh.org/mid-atlantic-mothers-milk-bank-is-making-donor-milk-more-accessible-to-babies-and-researchers/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=mid-atlantic-mothers-milk-bank-is-making-donor-milk-more-accessible-to-babies-and-researchers https://www.kidsburgh.org/mid-atlantic-mothers-milk-bank-is-making-donor-milk-more-accessible-to-babies-and-researchers/#respond Tue, 03 Mar 2020 00:43:26 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=61575 the milk bank’s staff and supporters advocated for legislation to regulate and license milk banks in Pennsylvania.

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Kidsburgh Hero: This first-grader organized a food drive to help the homeless https://www.kidsburgh.org/kidsburgh-hero-this-first-grader-organized-a-food-drive-to-help-the-homeless/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=kidsburgh-hero-this-first-grader-organized-a-food-drive-to-help-the-homeless https://www.kidsburgh.org/kidsburgh-hero-this-first-grader-organized-a-food-drive-to-help-the-homeless/#comments Mon, 24 Feb 2020 14:42:16 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=60674 "It gives us a great feeling inside knowing we’ve reached out and made a positive difference in the life of someone less fortunate."

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6 trampoline parks and bounce houses where Pittsburgh kids can really jump! https://www.kidsburgh.org/6-trampoline-parks-and-bounce-houses-where-pittsburgh-kids-can-really-jump/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=6-trampoline-parks-and-bounce-houses-where-pittsburgh-kids-can-really-jump https://www.kidsburgh.org/6-trampoline-parks-and-bounce-houses-where-pittsburgh-kids-can-really-jump/#respond Thu, 02 Jan 2020 05:24:29 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=57056 The Pittsburgh area offers plenty of cool indoor activities where kids can burn off energy.

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10 things to do at Pittsburgh’s First Night countdown to 2020 https://www.kidsburgh.org/10-things-to-do-at-pittsburghs-first-night-countdown-to-2020/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=10-things-to-do-at-pittsburghs-first-night-countdown-to-2020 https://www.kidsburgh.org/10-things-to-do-at-pittsburghs-first-night-countdown-to-2020/#respond Wed, 11 Dec 2019 19:32:18 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=57663 This kid-friendly night of activities spans 14 blocks in the Cultural District.

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How can we prevent child abuse? Through daily acts, big and small https://www.kidsburgh.org/how-can-we-prevent-child-abuse-through-daily-acts-big-and-small/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=how-can-we-prevent-child-abuse-through-daily-acts-big-and-small https://www.kidsburgh.org/how-can-we-prevent-child-abuse-through-daily-acts-big-and-small/#respond Tue, 02 Apr 2019 01:03:28 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=51070 “We want people to be concerned and move toward action.”

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6 things to know about the Safe2Say Something violence-prevention program https://www.kidsburgh.org/6-things-to-know-about-the-safe2say-something-violence-prevention-program/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=6-things-to-know-about-the-safe2say-something-violence-prevention-program https://www.kidsburgh.org/6-things-to-know-about-the-safe2say-something-violence-prevention-program/#respond Tue, 12 Mar 2019 15:07:18 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=50687 A new violence-prevention program rolling out across Pennsylvania teaches kids and adults how to recognize warning signs.

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Pittsburgh-based Remake Learning Days is going nationwide this spring https://www.kidsburgh.org/pittsburgh-based-remake-learning-days-is-going-nationwide-this-spring/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=pittsburgh-based-remake-learning-days-is-going-nationwide-this-spring https://www.kidsburgh.org/pittsburgh-based-remake-learning-days-is-going-nationwide-this-spring/#respond Wed, 13 Feb 2019 16:53:23 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=50159 For more than a decade, Remake Learning has served as the hub of a vibrant network of Pittsburgh-area educators, artists, technologists and community organizations with a shared goal of creating innovative, accessible learning opportunities for young people. Through its Remake Learning Days, the organization has showcased hands-on, engaging educational experiences for youth from pre-K through...

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‘Kindness & Empathy’ drive winning game designs at G4C Student Challenge https://www.kidsburgh.org/kindness-empathy-drive-winning-game-designs-at-g4c-student-challenge/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=kindness-empathy-drive-winning-game-designs-at-g4c-student-challenge https://www.kidsburgh.org/kindness-empathy-drive-winning-game-designs-at-g4c-student-challenge/#respond Fri, 29 Jun 2018 15:57:12 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=45593 “The great thing about game-making is that anyone can enjoy playing games. Therefore, anyone can make them. It feels so fulfilling to make your own, and especially to win.”

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Thomas the Tank chugs into Pittsburgh with two new attractions https://www.kidsburgh.org/all-aboard-thomas-the-tank-chugs-into-pittsburgh-with-two-new-attractions/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=all-aboard-thomas-the-tank-chugs-into-pittsburgh-with-two-new-attractions https://www.kidsburgh.org/all-aboard-thomas-the-tank-chugs-into-pittsburgh-with-two-new-attractions/#respond Mon, 21 May 2018 14:51:17 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=44840 Kids have been fascinated with trains for generations. Since 1945, many of those kids focused their obsession on a blue engine named Thomas, the star of two Pittsburgh attractions.

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Your guide to the 2018 EQT Children’s Theater Festival https://www.kidsburgh.org/your-guide-to-this-years-eqt-childrens-theater-festival/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=your-guide-to-this-years-eqt-childrens-theater-festival https://www.kidsburgh.org/your-guide-to-this-years-eqt-childrens-theater-festival/#respond Wed, 25 Apr 2018 20:58:15 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=44569 All activities and performances are within walking distance, so when one ends, you’re sure to catch the beginning of something new within minutes.

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