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Don’t tie a kite to a raindrop,
The wind to a tree.
For everything in this world
Has its own destiny.


March Quilt of the Month

One of my most cherished memories is going to see Mary Poppins in the movie theater when I was 7 years old.  Mom loved musicals, and I think that’s what cinched the deal for us to go.   194 more words

'Spinning sail' rebooted to cut fuel and make ocean tankers greener

Invented a century ago, rotating columns fixed to ship’s deck interact with wind to provide forward thrust and could make 10% fuel saving


Kites & Wind Story Time

Unfortunately, the library was closed yesterday due to snow! But here’s what we would have done:

Welcome Song: Hands Go Up and Hands Go Down… 591 more words

Story Time


The Kites Are Back!      

Well, they are in my neck of the woods anyway!  And it’s such a pleasure to hear their shrill mewing cry after their absence during the winter months this year.   212 more words

The loser

The losing kite in a kite-fight has two possible fates; one is to be captured by some jubilant boy and re-strung to fight another day; or to get caught in a tree branch and flap there helplessly, torn to shreds by the twigs and the wind…