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    NATIONAL BULLYING PREVENTION MONTH, OCTOBER, 2017: Author Dr. Elana Ashley and Her Super-Star Puppet Ellie Elephant read and talk about Ashley's children's book BIG BULLY HOLLY HOWLER at BACH TO ROCK in Northbrook, IL

    Adress: BACH to ROCK, 1141 Church Street, Northbrook, IL 60062

    Date: 10/28/2017

    Time: 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

    Author Dr. Ashley will present a  dramatic reading, then discuss with Super-Star Ellie and  the audience  important messages in the story, and lastly, the duo will recitie the poem "Why Are You A Bully?" Following the program, Dr. Ashley will be autographing FREE COPIES of her book BIG BULLY HOLLY HOWLER in English or in English-Spanish editions for the 20 Northbrook families who will be attending the event.  While the author is autographing books for the families, the audience has the pleasure of listening to a musician playing guitar! How cool is that!?!

    To be one of those 20 participating Northbrook families, you must PRE-REGISTER for two places: one child [kindergarten - third grade] and one parent or grandparent.

     

    To PRE-REGISTER, Call: 847.480.8998 by Wednesday, October 25, 2017!  Call early and check to see if you might be able to bring more than one child, or if more than one parent might also be able to come and enjoy the introduction to Ashley's book about bullying prevention.

     

    Dr. Elana Ashley and Super-Star Puppet Ellie Elephant look forward to meeting You and Your Family at BACH TO ROCK!  

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    NATIONAL BULLYING PREVENTION MONTH, OCTOBER, 2017: Author Dr. Elana Ashley and her Super-Star Puppet Ellie Elephant read and talk about Ashley's children's book BIG BULLY HOLLY HOWLER

    Adress: THE NORTHBROOK PUBLIC LIBRARY, 1201 Cedar Lane, Northbrook, 1st Floor, Pollack AB

    Date: 10/21/2017

    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

    Author Dr. Elana Ashley opens the program with a dramatic reading of a selection from her book BIG BULLY HOLLY HOWLER during which she takes on the voices of her storybook characters. Following the reading, the author introduces the audience to Super-Star Puppet Ellie Elephant, and the duo asks the children questions about what they heard and talks about important ideas in the story. The program concludes with the duo reciting the poem in the book entitled "Why Are You A Bully?

     

    At the conclusion of the program, Dr. Ashley will autograph FREE COPIES of BIG BULLY HOLLY HOWLER for 30 Northbrook Families present at the event. To be one of those 30 participating families, you must PRE-REGISTER: Call 847.480.8998 by OCTOBER 16TH.  Be sure to register two places - for one child [Kindergarten - 3rd grade] and one parent or grandparent. When you call, ask about possibilities for bringing other similarly aged children or older family members.* 

     

    Dr. Elana Ashley and Super-Star Puppet Ellie Elephant look forward to meeting You and Your Family

     

    *The room has a maximum occupancy of 100 people.  The sooner you pre-register, the more the possibilities of bringing additional family members. 

     

    This program is not sponsored by the Northbrook Public Library.         

  • Multi-Chamber Business Expo & After Hours - Hilton Chicago Northbrook

    Adress: 2855 Milwaukee Avenue, Northbrook, IL 60062

    Date: 08/24/2017

    Time: 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

    BUSINESS EXPO:

    50 Displays by Area Businesses

     

    Meet and talk with Author and Illustrator Dr. Elana Ashley. Get to know her latest book

    BIG BULLY HOLLY HOWLER which is available in English and English/Spanish editions.

    Enjoy her new, 7-foot pop-up stands that take you through a literary and puppet adventure.

    View her new powerpoint journey which puts together professional programs and events, as well as personal trips, in the form of ongoing, colorful images of the real and unreal world!

    Bookmarks and other written information about the author, her latest books and programs are there for the taking!

  • BERNARD HORWICH JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER CHANUKAH BASH: DISPLAY OF ARTWORK FROM LOCAL CHICAGO AREA ARTISTS FOR ENJOYABLE VIEWING AND PURCHASE

    Adress: 3003 Touhy Avenue, Chicago, IL 60645

    Date: 12/17/2016

    Time: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

    Among the people from the Chicago area who will be showing their artwork, Artist Dr. Elana Ashley will be displaying Laminated Prints of Original Paintings and Mixed Media - small and large sizes, with & without frames - artwork representing samples from her five collections: Biblical Collection; Animals, Birds and Nature Collection; Abstract Collection; Fantasy Collection; and Sci-Fi/Mystery Collection.

     

    In addition, Author Dr. Elana Ashley will display her Children's Book Adventure Series entitled: 

    SPLUNKUNIO SPLUNKEY DETECTIVE AND PEACEMAKER:

       Case One: The Missing Friendship Bracelet in English & English-Spanish editions 

       Case Two: Big Bully Holly Howler in English & English-Spanish editions

       Teaching Guide for Educators and Parents  in English

       Splunkye's Special 3-Part Adventure Package: 

           Book (English or English-Spanish editions) + Audio CD (English) + Teaching Guide (English) 

  • B'NAI JEHOSHUA BETH ELOHIM Sisterhood Holiday Boutique

    Adress: BJBE, 1201 Cook Road, Deerfield, IL

    Date: 12/03/2016

    Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

    Dr. Elana Ashley displays her Children's Book Adventure Series entitled: SPLUNKUNIO SPLUNKEY DETECTIVE AND PEACEMAKER:

       Case One: The Missing Friendship Bracelet in English & English-Spanish editions 

       Case Two: Big Bully Holly Howler in English & English-Spanish editions

       Teaching Guide for Educators and Parents  in English

       Splunkye's Special 3-Part Adventure Package [Book (English and English-Spanish editions) +Audio CD (English) + Teaching Guide (English)] 

  • EZRA HABONIM NILES TOWNSHIP JEWISH CONGREGATION SIsterhood Holiday Boutique

    Adress: EHNTJC, 4500 Dempster Street, Skokie, IL 60076

    Date: 11/19/2016

    Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    Dr. Elana Ashley displays her Children's Book Adventure Series entitled SPLUNKUNIO SPLUNKEY DETECTIVE AND PEACEMAKER:

       Case One: The Missing Friendship Bracelet in English & English-Spanish editions 

       Case Two: Big Bully Holly Howler in English & English-Spanish editions

       Teaching Guide for Educators and Parents  in English

       Splunkye's Special 3-Part Adventure Package [Book (English and English-Spanish editions) +Audio CD (English) + Teaching Guide (English)] 

    Dr. Elana Ashley in addition displays ORIGINAL ARTWORK:

       Small and Large Laminated Prints of her original paintings and mixed media for purchase 

       Several small framed prints and large framed prints  for purchase

  • ST. JULIANA MOTHER'S CLUB - Holiday Gift and Craft Fair

    Adress: St. Juliana School, 7400 W. Touhy Avenue, Chicago, IL

    Date: 11/18/2016

    Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

    Dr. Elana Ashley displays her Children's Book Adventure Series entitled: SPLUNKUNIO SPLUNKEY DETECTIVE AND PEACEMAKER:

       Case One: The Missing Friendship Bracelet in English & English-Spanish editions 

       Case Two: Big Bully Holly Howler in English & English-Spanish editions

       Teaching Guide for Educators and Parents  in English

       Splunkye's Special 3-Part Adventure Package [Book (English and English-Spanish editions) +Audio CD (English) + Teaching Guide] 

  • ST. JOHN BREBEUF PARISH - Catholic Women’s Club ─ Christmas Wonderland Fair

    Adress: St. John Brebeuf Parish 8307 N. Harlem Avenue, Niles 60714

    Date: 11/12/2016

    Time: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

    Dr. Elana Ashley displays her Children's Book Adventure Series entitled: SPLUNKUNIO SPLUNKEY DETECTIVE AND PEACEMAKER:

       Case One: The Missing Friendship Bracelet in English & English-Spanish editions 

       Case Two: Big Bully Holly Howler in English & English-Spanish editions

       Teaching Guide for Educators and Parents  in English

       Splunkye's Special 3-Part Adventure Package [Book (English and English-Spanish editions) +Audio CD (English) + Teaching Guide (English)] 

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    Cahnmann's Current EVents Roundtable TV Show: "The Many Faces of Bullying" Interview with Dr. Elana Ashley

    Adress: Highland Park Public Access Studio, Highland Park, IL

    Date: 09/05/2016

    Time: 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

    Moderator and Producer, Dr. Suzanne Cahnmann  will host Cahnmann's Current Events Roundtable TV Show "The Many Faces of Bullying". She will be interviewing Dr. Elana Ashley, Author of Her New Children's Book BIG BULLY HOLLY HOWLER [available in English and English/Spanish editions] and discussing bullying issues and anti-bullying strategies for coping.

     

    Join us Tuesday, September 6th, Channel 19, 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm for an interesting and stimulating show.

     

    Each week in September, you will be able to see this half-hour program on Tuesday at 6:00 pm and on Wednesday at 4:00 p.m. 

     

    You can view Parts 1 and 2 of Cahnmann's Current Events Roundtable on Youtube:

    Part  #1

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JsmmLpf9xMUfeature=em-share_video_user   

    PART #2

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-FCZVdFl0FM&feature=em-share_video_user