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Tips To Make Your Next Family Vacation A Reality

Summer is the season for the family vacation. Whether it’s a trip-of-a-lifetime to a far-off destination or an afternoon spent frolicking on a nearby beach, vacations rejuvenate the soul and revitalize relationships. Routines dominate our everyday lives. Vacations can force us to put down our schedules and spend time together in different ways. They remind…
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The Village Earns 2016 Big Brothers Big Sisters Of America Quality Award

FARGO – The Village Family Service Center is proud to announce that the Big Brothers Big Sisters Nationwide Leadership Council recognized Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Village with a 2016 Big Brothers Big Sisters of America Quality Award. Big Brothers Big Sisters is in its 51st year of serving Fargo-Moorhead’s children. “I am so…
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15 Tips For Getting Your Child To Sleep

By Kelly Olson The Village Family Service Center Kids are like angels when they’re asleep, but sometimes it can be a devil to get them to drift off to dreamland. Here are 15 tips to make sure your child gets his or her 40 winks. Routine. Have a routine and stick to it. This could…
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Group Sells Geraniums To Benefit Nokomis Child Care Centers

Friends of Nokomis are selling zonal geranium plants in 4½-inch pots for $5.25 each. Proceeds from the sale benefit Nokomis Child Care Centers of The Village Family Service Center. The plants are grown from cuttings at Bloomfield Garden Center and are available in four colors: red, pink-variegated, salmon, and white. Orders will be accepted until…
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Two Generations, One Village

After only a few months working for The Village Family Service Center as a pregnancy and adoption social worker, Sarah Flesberg feels at home. “It’s like a big family,” Sarah says. “The staff are all supportive of each other.” Sarah’s familial roots with The Village go deeper than her new, caring coworkers. Her grandmother, Evelyn…
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