From silly to spooky and wacky to wild, Arts Huntsville wants to see your custom creation. Pumpkins may be painted or carved so let your creativity run amuck. Will you construct the next great pumpkin?
Nearly one in four children in North Alabama lives in a food-insecure household. See how our local farmers & schools are coming together to do something about it.
If you joined us at Earlyworks on January 30 for the 2016 Learning Expo then you know we had TONS of fun sharing information about area educational options and resources. Our new location was such a great fit that we are already planning a return in early 2017. What you may not know is that […]
The Junior League of Huntsville and American Girl® celebrate girls and all they can be at this annual event taking place in Huntsville on March 5th & 6th. All proceeds are specifically earmarked for JLH-supported organizations that benefit area children’s needs.
Take a minute to imagine this scenario. You are a parent with a young child. Maybe more than one but at least one that is in diapers. Your family is in financial crisis and you are stressed about keeping them clothed, fed, a roof over their heads. You’ve got some assistance in the form of […]
As families in North Alabama return to their school routines, Girl Scouts of North-Central Alabama is inviting girls to join the fun and register for Girl Scouts. Providing countless opportunities for making friends, trying new things and exercising leadership skills through activities like fighting pollution in their community, participating in the Girl Scout Cookie Program, […]
The NICU at Huntsville Hospital is a place that no mother wants her child to be and yet it’s also a place that all mothers are glad exist. Each year more than 1,000 babies from across the Tennessee Valley receive life-saving care in that NICU and the upcoming Miracle Bash and Swim for Melissa fundraising […]
Here at Rocket City Mom we’ve written a few stories about Rise School of Huntsville (now Rise School at UAH). In fact, we’ve written about Rise more than any other area school and you might be wondering what makes THIS particular school so special. After all, there are plenty of great area schools and RCM […]
28,000 kids in two months. That’s how many kids participated in last year’s Summer Reading Program at the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library. The team at Rocket City Mom recently awarded this year’s $2,500 Learning Expo Grant to the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library’s Youth Services & Outreach departments for their upcoming Little Learner and Summer Reading Programs.