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Treasured map: illustrations lend magic to Saturday Live

Treasured map: illustrations lend magic to Saturday Live

It takes an entire village to educate a child, goes the original slogan for Saturday Live.

September 26, 2014 5:30 am Photos

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Julie Whitworth and Karen Moses

Julie Whitworth and Karen Moses

Julie Whitworth, left, from the Education Foundation for Billings Public Schools and Karen Moses, an original organizer of Saturday Live, reminisce as they look over old maps, photos, news articles and diagrams from early Saturday Live events.

September 23, 2014 3:08 pmLoading…

Books + volunteers + kids = Reading Rocks

Reading Rocks, a summer literacy program offered by the Education Foundation for Billings Public Schools, just completed its 10th year! The program is held in conjunction with the school district's free lunch program in the parks. Reading Rocks has been embraced by the communities at North, …

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Gazette opinion: Volunteers with class; School-business partnerships thrive

Hundreds of volunteers from 40 local businesses and organizations have been going to school. Both the volunteers and the students have learned a lot.

May 03, 2013 12:10 amLoading…
Saturday Live celebrates 20 years in the park

Saturday Live celebrates 20 years in the park

Karen Moses remembers it clearly.

September 27, 2012 12:05 amLoading…
Gazette opinion: Reading Rocks - A great way to spend a lunch hour

Gazette opinion: Reading Rocks - A great way to spend a lunch hour

What happens when a dozen volunteers, about 50 kids and a trunkload of books get together after lunch in a Billings city park?

May 23, 2012 12:10 am Related Loading…
Celebrate Community: Sumo wrestlers at Saturday Live fund school books

Celebrate Community: Sumo wrestlers at Saturday Live fund school books

There are quicker ways to make money than sumo wrestling in padded suits during Saturday Live, the annual carnival to benefit Billings area public schools. But few score higher for out-and-out silliness.

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Gazette opinion: Volunteers' time well spent with Reading Rocks

Gazette opinion: Volunteers' time well spent with Reading Rocks

What could be better than spending a summer lunch hour in the park?

June 01, 2011 12:00 am Related Loading…
Julie Whitworth

Julie Whitworth

Julie Whitworth, event coordinator for the Education Foundation.

September 30, 2010 11:17 pmLoading…
Group defends Saturday Live fee

Group defends Saturday Live fee

A new requirement for businesses to pay $1,000 to set up a booth at Saturday Live is, well, for the children.

September 30, 2010 11:12 pm Photos

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Saturday Live raises $110,000

Saturday Live raises $110,000

The 18th annual Saturday Live all-day carnival and fundraiser brought in an estimated $110,000 for area schools.

September 25, 2010 7:48 pm Related Loading…

Reading program had enthusiastic support

Reading Rocks, a summer literacy program offered by the Education Foundation for Billings Public Schools, just completed its seventh year! The program is held in conjunction with the school district’s free lunch program in the parks. Reading Rocks has been embraced by the communities at Nort…

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