2 KASA This Morning: Wednesday Nov. 13

November 13th, 2013 at 7:05 am by under 2 KASA This Morning

Question of the Day

Today is World Kindness Day, and we want to know:  How do you teach your kids about kindness?

Tweet @2kasafox, Facebook and comment below to tell us what you think.

On 2 KASA This Morning

David Romero reports on a local business that stepped up to help the community and how its business has grown in just three years.  He’ll also spread a little kindness for World Kindness Day.

Bruce Shaffer helped organize the Show and Glow, which combines a first-class car show with a balloon glow as a benefit for Danny Lovato, a balloon crewman severely injured in a collision with a power line during last month’s Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.

Chef Janice Laird drops by to cook up a great autumn recipe with spaghetti squash.

Off to a slow start this morning? Master trainer Janelle Tapia of New Mexico Sports and Wellness demonstrates the three-minute jumpstart to get you going.

The weather may be chilling, but there’s still a lot of fun to be found at the Albuquerque BioPark Zoo, as Senior Zookeeper Dannette Beck and her armadillo reveal.

Steve Johnson and Shawna Brown detail how New Day Youth and Family Services works with young people who are homeless or have run away to help them learn basic life skills.

Your kids can travel the planet on Fridays without leaving Santa Fe courtesy of the Global Adventures Program at the Santa Fe Childrens Museum.  Educator India Nixon explains how and demonstrates one of the programs.

Big Brothers & Big Sisters can help with proper eye exams and treatment for children through its “Clicks for Kids” program.  The program’s Sharon Tenorio and Dr. Richard Zobel of VSP Vision Care have the details.

Community Calendar

Like every Wednesday morning it’s “Stories in the Sky” day at the Anderson-Abruzzo International Balloon Museum with stories, songs, games and crafts.  The first session is from 9:30-10:15 a.m., the second from 11-11:45 a.m.

For more community events»

Jobs of the Day

New Mexico Pets Alive is looking for a coordinator to help recruit, train and manage volunteers.  More information on the job and how to apply »

Conn’s Home Plus also is hiring for its second Albuquerque store, which will be opening in Cottonwood Mall.  It’s holding a job fair from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. through Friday at its northeast location, 45 Hotel Circle NE off Eubank Boulevard north of Interstate 40.  More information on the job and how to apply »

2 KASA Club Birthday

Happy 8th Birthday:  Max Quiñonez

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2 KASA Club Viewer Photo

A gorgeous snowy day at Angel Fire Resort:

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2 KASA Club Pet Photo

Bear and Ben submitted by Staci Collins:

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Deal of the Day

For the family member who’s a huge sports fan an NCAA soft-throw blanket is available in multiple designs for $19.99.  You’ll need to act quickly if you want this deal.  It’s only available for two days.

 

Links

2 KASA Club photo submissions:  http://www.kasa.com/kasa-club

Deal of the Day:  http://www.groupon.com/deals/gg-ncaa-raschel-throws

Community Calendar:  http://www.groupon.com/deals/gg-ncaa-raschel-throws

Albuquerque BioPark:  http://www.abqbiopark.com

Conn’s Career Center: https://pangea.geninfo.com/Conns/portal.mvc/external

New Day Youth & Family Services: http://www.ndnm.org/

Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Central New Mexico: http://www.bbbs-cnm.org/site/c.buITJdNXKmL4G/b.6343541/k.6922/Big_Brothers_Big_Sisters_of_Central_New_Mexico.htm

VPS Vision Care: https://www.vsp.com/

Santa Fe Childrens Museum: http://www.santafechildrensmuseum.org/

 

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