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Military Family Month at the Children’s Museum at JBLM

November is Military Family Month, a time to recognize the sacrifices and contributions military families make every day. Since opening the Children's Museum at JBLM six months ago, we've met so many amazing on-base families and want to reflect on the time (and fun) we've had together so far. [...]

By |November 16th, 2021|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

The Reggio Emilia Approach to Early Childhood Learning

What is the Reggio Emilia approach? Reggio Emilia is a town in northern Italy where community members and former educators came together in the wake of World War II to redesign early childhood education. Reflecting on the hopes they had for their children, this group of community leaders [...]

By |November 9th, 2021|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Best Places to see Fall Colors in Pierce County

Washington state does autumn like nowhere else on earth! Home to dozens of tree species, entire forests are painted vibrant hues of red, yellow, and orange as the season changes and the weather cools. To help you and your family take in the fall colors before the weather gets [...]

By |October 26th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |Comments Off on Best Places to see Fall Colors in Pierce County

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with this Family Friendly Reading List

Every year from September 15 to October 15, the cultures, contributions, and achievements of Hispanic and Latino Americans are celebrated nationwide through National Hispanic Heritage Month. This observation began in 1966 as National Hispanic Heritage Week and expanded into a month-long celebration in 1988 when it was enacted into [...]

By |September 28th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |Comments Off on Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with this Family Friendly Reading List

Greentrike Supports Children and Family at JBLM

Greentrike continues our unwavering support for our friends at JBLM. The recent tragic events in Afghanistan add to an already tumultuous year. Images of ongoing evacuation efforts by US troops portray chaotic scenes that can bring additional stress to children and family members of the military community. These events hit [...]

By |August 19th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Greentrike Supports Children and Family at JBLM

Top Five Family-Friendly Things to do near Tacoma

Summer is the magical time in Washington State when sunshine fills the days, the skies clear, and a welcoming breeze rolls in from the ocean. It’s no wonder why summer is the perfect time to take the family out for a day of exploration. There are no shortages of [...]

By |July 29th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Comments Off on Top Five Family-Friendly Things to do near Tacoma

Celebrate Pride Month with this Family Friendly Reading List

Every June friends across the globe unite in celebration of Pride Month. This month commemorates the 1969 Stonewall Uprising which contributed to the civil rights movement for LGBTQIA2+ rights. Today Pride celebrations honor the ongoing work to ensure equal rights for the LGBTQIA2+ community. Officially, Pride Month is recognized [...]

By |June 30th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Comments Off on Celebrate Pride Month with this Family Friendly Reading List

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