2011 News and Events

Here you'll find the latest news about Bucket Fillers. Interested in getting in touch with our team? Please contact Sandy for all media requests.

Dec
6
New Release!

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
24
New Release!

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
8
New Award!

Growing Up with a Bucket Full of Happiness announced as Finalist in the 2011 USA Best Book Awards, Children’s Mind/Body/Spirit books.

Oct
16
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Carol McCloud and Karen Wells present the keynote address and workshops at the 2011 Alaska Elementary and Secondary Principals Conference, Anchorage, AK.

Oct
7
New Release!

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.

Sep
29
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Jan Merz and Peggy Johncox address health care providers with St. John Providence Health System, Madison Heights, MI.

Sep
23
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Carol McCloud presents the keynote address and workshops at the Missouri State Association for the Education of Young Children, Springfield, MO.

Sep
22
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Jan Merz and Peggy Johncox address health care providers with St. John Providence Health System, Southfield, MI.

Sep
16
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Carol McCloud presents the keynote address for the Salvation Army Eastern Michigan Women’s Retreat, Leonard, MI.

Sep
1
Announcement!

Have You Filled a Bucket Today? announced in the Top Three Children’s Books Sold by Amazon.com in the United States and Canada for the month of August 2011.

Aug
31
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Jan Merz and Peggy Johncox address the Community Action Agency, Jackson, MI.

Aug
25
Announcement!

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 order your sets today.

Aug
24
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Carol McCloud offers keynote address to the Windsor-Essex Catholic School Board Parent/Educator Group, Windsor, Ontario.

Aug
23
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Peggy Johncox addresses the Eaton Rapids School District Food Service Staff, Eaton Rapids, MI.

Aug
5
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Carol McCloud offers keynote address to the Department of Family Services Childcare Conference, Casper, WY.

Aug
1
New Award!

Growing Up with a Bucket Full of Happiness receives Gold Award in the 2011 Young Voices Foundation Book Contest.

Jun
15
New Award!

Have You Filled a Bucket Today? receives First Place (School Issues Category) in the 2011 Purple Dragonfly Book Awards.

Jun
13
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Carol McCloud offers keynote address to Linking Families & Communities Conference, Fort Dodge, IA.

Jun
1
Announcement!

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
20
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Carol McCloud offers keynote address to Southeast Missouri State University Educare Conference, Cape Girardeau, MO.

May
10
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Carol McCloud offers keynote address to Detroit Society of Catechetical Leaders, Dearborn Heights, MI.

Apr
9
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Carol McCloud offers keynote address to Bright Horizons Educator Conference, Lansdale, PA.

Feb
25
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Carol McCloud offers keynote address to the YMCA Conference, Wisconsin Dells, WI.

Feb
1
New Release!

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
20
New Release!

Halle and Tiger and their Bucketfilling Family, is written and published by Peggy Johncox, a member of the Bucket Fillers Team.