In the stacks: New picture books

...feathery sweater with yellow-striped feet, is admired by clowns at a party. And that gives Lester a very good idea, because...Clara is a curiously speedy knitter, there are sure a lot of clowns! Full-color dire-and-gloom sweaters await readers who...
Living and Growing: Living with 'good bowels and tender hearts'

...had a whole bunch of mind games where I would think about bunnies or clowns so I wouldn't get over involved in someone else's sorrow. But I failed; mainly because clowns are scary and my family ate bunnies growing up.Then, I got some good...
Juneau's skiers conquer Buckwheat Classic

...a night's stay courtesy of Skagway Rec Center, and catering by Packer Expeditions. Second places went to Polar Bear and Clown Girl. Other special award winners included: Des Ducan Award (volunteer appreciation): Matt O'Boyle. Father Mouchet Award...
Visiting actor to present "A Weekend with Pablo Picasso"

...Monday, March 24 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, March 29, at 2 p.m. at Perseverance Theatre. Siguenza dances, sculpts, clowns, chats, and even creates art in real time during each performance as the legendary maestro, bringing his audience back to...
In the Stacks: New nonfiction

...public libraries includes a book by the good people of Lonely Planet that highlights skills you can learn on vacation ("Cooks, Clowns, and Cowboys"), a how-to book by Lee Mothes that will teach you to build a backyard clubhouse ("Keep Out!"), and...
Clown spreads the universal language of laughter

...director of the World Clown Association. Charlie...had joined an amateur clown club asked him to come to a show. He met some clowns who encouraged him to...He was a producing clown, planning acts other clowns performed, from 1976-1977...
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It's a clown's world; we just live in it

...Delicato Il Pistachio, Selah (!), a whiteface clown. National Clown Week is a celebration of clowns across the country. On Oct. 8, 1970, the...Richard Nixon to proclaim Aug. 1 to 7 National Clown Week. Nixon made the decree in August 1971...
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Burda: Living a clown's life

...balloon sculpturing, developing a clown program or business and a host...such as differences between hobo clowns and tramp clowns, comedy magic and stage,'" Burda said. "For a clown, when you've finished, the...
Charitable efforts mark Clown Week official excuse to clown around. For the first...Juneau's branch of Clowns of American International will celebrate Clown Week by doing projects...Alaska and Proud market. Clowns will also visit the Juneau...My) favorite part of Clown Week is, I think, greeting...
Harper has debut as clown named Blu

...young to join the Juneau Joeys clown troop - the age minimum is 16 - Harper has participated in clown activities since he marched...went to the parade dressed as a clown, hoping someone would let me...Buttons and several other local clowns. Tickets are $5 and may be...


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