Tricia Offutt


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Keep kids reading over summer with these 5 tips

Is there anything better in this hot summer sun than to rush down a slide at a local splash parks?

Unfortunately, there’s another type of summer slide that you don’t want your kids to go down. This one is coined “summer learning loss” by researchers. Simply put, it means that when children don’t …

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World Water Day: March 22!

Looking for fun, inexpensive ways to teach children about the importance of water for World Water Day on March 22? Check out the Bucket 96 World Water Day Resources Pinterest board!


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Coming Soon: FREE Resources

Are you a parent or teacher who is using the Bucket 96 book to teach children about the need for clean water or to inspire generosity?

Bucket 96 Books is working on a set of free resources that you can use before, during, and after reading the book.

Stay tuned for more information! The tentati…

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Five MILLION gallons!

Today, let's discuss a question that I know you must be thinking about day in and day out. What is it, exactly, that talking buckets do over their summer vacations?

You might expect to see us touring the world to meet with important dignitaries and such or taking in the rides at Disney World.

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Bucket 96 Finds an Awesome Home

We are pleased to announce that Bucket 96: From Lemons to Clear Water now is also available at Living Water, a fantastic independently owned bookstore in Murphy, NC. If you're in the area, you can pick up an autographed copy of the book. Living Water is located at 3090 Hwy 64W in Murphy, NC. Check t…

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Buy a copy of Bucket 96, donate to Luke's LemonAID!

It's that time again, Luke will be setting up his LemonAID stand next Tuesday, July 7 in Naperville, IL!

Each summer, Luke and his siblings -- Mitchell and Makayla (Coco) pitch in to raise money for clean water efforts in Haiti.

Their generosity is featured in the newly released book Bucket 96: Fr…

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