News and Events

Archived 2012 News

Dec
Carol McCloud presents the keynote address for the Pennsylvania School Counselor's Association 57th Annual Conference in Lancaster, PA.
Nov
Carol McCloud presents the keynote address for the ARCQE National Child Day Conference in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Nov
Have You Filled a Bucket Today? named one of the top ten of the 100 Most Inspiring Children's Books by ChildrensBooksGuide.com.
Oct
Carol McCloud presents the keynote address for the 33rd Annual Mt. Vernon Educator's Conference in Mt. Vernon, IL.
Oct
Have You Filled a Bucket Today? receives its eleventh award: 2012 - Southern California Book Festival, Winner (Children's).
Oct
Will You Fill My Bucket? receives its fourth award: 2012 - Southern California Book Festival, Honorable Mention (Wild Card).
Oct
Growing Up has won its 14th award: 2012 - Southern California Book Festival, Runner-up (Young Adult)
Oct
Carol McCloud presents the keynote address for the 24th Annual Western Nebraska Early Childhood Conference in Gering, NE.
Sep
Carol McCloud presents the keynote address for the Healthy Choices Youth Summit in Chattanooga, TN.
Sep
Will You Fill My Bucket? receives its third award - 2012 NABE Pinnacle Achievement Book Award.
Sep
Have You Filled a Bucket Today? receives its tenth award - the 9th Annual Learning Magazine's Teacher's Choice Awards for Children's Books.
Aug
My Bucketfilling Journal receives its first award - the 2012 Living Now Book Awards, Silver Medal (Journal/Planner/Calendar).
Aug
Carol McCloud book signing at Costco in Grand Rapids, MI from 3:00pm-5:00pm.
Aug
Carol McCloud book signing at Costco in Wyoming, MI from 11:00am-2:00pm.
Jul
Carol McCloud has been nominated as one of the 12 outstanding women leaders in the Great Lakes area making a difference in the community. She was interviewed on WJR News/Talk 760 Radio by Ann Thomas. Listen to the interview.
Jul
Our books have surpassed a million copies!
Jun
Will You Fill My Bucket? receives its second award - the 2012 Mom's Choice Awards, Gold Recipient, Children's Picture Book (Inspirational/Motivational).
Jun
Carol McCloud presents the keynote address for the Innovative Counseling Strategies Conference in Houston, TX.
Jun
Will You Fill My Bucket? receives its first award - 2012 New York Book Festival, Honorable Mention, Children's Category.
Jun
Have You Filled a Bucket Today? received an honorable mention on the list for the all-time top children's books by ChildrensBooksGuide.com.
May
New!! Creating Your Bucketfilling School professional seminars to be offered in Brighton, MI, starting in August 2012!
May
Have You Filled a Bucket Today? was just named one of the Top 50 Inspiring Children's Books with a Positive Message by PositivelyPositive.com.
May
Carol McCloud book reading and signing for Will You Fill My Bucket? at 1:00pm-3:00pm at Barnes & Noble in Northville, MI.
May
Carol McCloud presents the keynote address at the Salvation Army Auxiliary Luncheon Fundraiser.
May
Growing Up has won its 13th award! Runner-up 2012 San Francisco Book Festival, Teenage category
May
Carol McCloud presents the keynote address for the BVCS Seminar in Wall Lake, IA.
Apr
Karen Wells presents workshops for the City of Sacramento's SMART Program in Sacramento, CA.
Apr
Growing Up has won its 12th award! 2012 IPPY Book Awards Gold Medal (Juvenile - Teen - Young Adult Non-Fiction)
Apr
Carol McCloud book reading and signing for Will You Fill My Bucket? at 1:00pm-3:00pm at Barnes & Noble in Troy, MI.
Apr
The new books are here! Will You Fill My Bucket?, in soft and hard cover versions, and Have You Filled a Bucket Today?, in Spanish (¿Has Llenado una Cubeta Hoy?) and French (As-tu Rempli un Seau Aujourd'hui?) translations. Order your copies today!
Mar
Carol McCloud presents the keynote address at the Early ECNCI Conference in Algona, IA.
Mar
Bucket Fillers named 2011 Constant Contact All-Star Award Winner
Mar
Carol McCloud presents two bucketfilling workshops at the Walled Lake School District 20th Annual Parenting Conference at North Walled Lake High School, Walled Lake, MI.
Mar
Carol McCloud presents the keynote address at the Macomb County Month of the Young Child Community Breakfast, Macomb, MI.
Mar
Pre-ordering for Will You Fill My Bucket? begins, in soft and hard cover versions, at a 25% discount through April 30th.
Mar
Pre-ordering for Have You Filled a Bucket Today? begins, in Spanish (¿Has Llenado una Cubeta Hoy?) and French (As-tu Rempli un Seau Aujourd'hui?) translations, at a 25% discount through April 30th.
Mar
Four new posters are released in Spanish translations, available for purchase online, either singly or in a new value pack.
Jan
Carol McCloud presents a keynote address to educators at the Lee County School District, Cape Coral, FL.