Here's a link to Ames' Sesquicentennial home page.  Check out the plan for upcoming events, and pay special attention to oppurtunites for volunteering and donations. 

This is the article we talked about on state laws that ban any kids under 14 from handling a handgun.  I'm not a big fan of guns, but where does my responsibiliy as a parent come into the mix?

Lastly--let's get nerdy.  Here's the latest trailer for the new X-Men movie.