News and Events

Archived 2011 News

Dec
Nurcihan Kesim Literary Agency in Istanbul, Turkey, acquires the rights to print Have You Filled a Bucket Today? in Turkish and distribute in Turkey in 2012.
Nov
Publishing House Openkid of Seoul, Korea, acquires the rights to print Have You Filled a Bucket Today? in Korean and distribute in Korea in 2012.
Nov
Growing Up has won its 11th award! 2011 USA Best Book Award, Finalist (Children's Mind/Body/Spirit)
Oct
Carol McCloud and Karen Wells present the keynote address and workshops at the 2011 Alaska Elementary and Secondary Principals Conference, Anchorage, AK.
Oct
T.O. Entertainment/T.O. BOOKS, Inc., a publishing company in Tokyo, Japan, acquires the rights to print Have You Filled a Bucket Today? in Japanese and distribute in Japan in 2011.
Sept
Jan Merz and Peggy Johncox address health care providers with St. John Providence Health System, Southfield & Madison Heights, MI.
Sept
Carol McCloud presents the keynote address and workshops at the Missouri State Association for the Education of Young Children, Springfield, MO.
Sept
Jan Merz and Peggy Johncox address health care providers with St. John Providence Health System, Southfield & Madison Heights, MI.
Sept
Carol McCloud presents the keynote address for the Salvation Army Eastern Michigan Women's Retreat, Leonard, MI.
Sept
#The soft-cover version of Have You Filled a Bucket Today? A Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids was in the Top Three of Children’s Books Sold by Amazon.com in the United States and Canada for the month of August 2011. Visit shop to order your copy of this continued best-seller today!
Aug
Jan Merz and Peggy Johncox address the Community Action Agency, Jackson, MI
Aug
Bucket Fillers, Inc. announces a 50% discount on purchases of 25 sets or more of Growing Up with a Bucket Full of Happiness and My Bucketfilling Journal.  See flyer and visit shop to order your sets today.
Aug
Carol McCloud offers keynote address to the Windsor-Essex Catholic School Board Parent/Educator Group, Windsor, Ontario.
Aug
Peggy Johncox addresses the Eaton Rapids School District Food Service Staff, Eaton Rapids, MI.
Aug
Carol McCloud offers keynote address to the Department of Family Services Childcare Conference, Casper, WY.
Aug
Growing Up with a Bucket Full of Happiness: Three Rules for a Happier Life earns its 10th Award as a 2011 Gold Award Recipient in the Young Voices Foundation Book Contest. For a complete listing of our book awards, click here. Visit shop to order your copy today.
June
Have You Filled a Bucket Today? A Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids wins its 9th Award with a First Place (School Issues Category) in the 2011 Purple Dragonfly Book Awards.
June
Carol McCloud offers keynote address to Linking Families & Communities Conference, Fort Dodge, IA.
June
Bucket Fillers, Inc. closes the 2010-2011 School Year. In five years, the teaching staff of Bucket Fillers, Inc. has visited more than 700 schools in 38 states and provinces, given 2,000+ presentations, and spoken to 300,000 attendees.
May
Carol McCloud offers keynote address to Southeast Missouri State University Educare Conference, Cape Girardeau, MO.
May
Carol McCloud offers keynote address to Detroit Society of Catechetical Leaders, Dearborn Heights, MI.
Apr
Carol McCloud offers keynote address to Bright Horizons Educator Conference, Lansdale, PA.
Feb
Carol McCloud offers keynote address to the YMCA Conference, Wisconsin Dells, WI.
Feb
My Bucketfilling Journal is published to accompany Growing Up with a Bucket Full of Happiness to encourage a 30-day period of practice, self-reflection, and journaling.
Jan
Halle and Tiger and their Bucketfilling Family, is written and published by Peggy Johncox, a member of the Bucket Fillers Team.