2018 News and Events

Jan
1
Happy New Year!

from the Bucket Fillers Team!

Jan
3
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Peggy Johncox and Jan Merz present at Mableton Elementary School in Mableton, GA.

Jan
4
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Carol McCloud presents at the Alabama First Class Pre-K Conference in Mobile, AL.

Feb
1
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Carol McCloud is traveling to schools in Australia.

Apr
14
Book Event

Carol McCloud visits the Bradenton Children’s Book Fair in Bradenton, FL.

Apr
30
New Release!

Buckets, Dippers, and Lids paperback book is released!

Apr
30
New Award!

Buckets, Dippers, and Lids receives Gold Medal in the 2018 Mom’s Choice Awards, Children’s Picture books.

May
18
Book Event

Carol McCloud has a book signing at Mast General Store in Valle Crucis, NC.

May
19
Book Event

Carol McCloud has a book signing at Mast General Store in Boone, NC.

May
25
Book Event

Carol McCloud has a book signing at Barnes & Noble in Brighton, MI.

May
26
Book Event

Carol McCloud has a book signing at The Village Peddler Gift Shoppe in Brooklyn, MI.

Jun
1
Book Event

Carol McCloud has a book signing and activities, with Glenn Zimmer, at Barnes & Noble Christiana Mall in Newark, DE.

Jun
2
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Carol McCloud presents at the DEAEYC Aspire Conference in Middleton, DE.

Jun
3
Book Event

Carol McCloud has a book signing, with Glenn Zimmer, at Let’s Play Books in Emmaus, PA.

Jun
7
Book Event

Carol McCloud is has a book signing at The Novel Neighbor in Webster Groves, MO.

Jun
21
New Award!

Buckets, Dippers, and Lids receives Honorable Mention in the 2018 Purple Dragonfly Book Awards, Children’s Picture Books – Ages 6 & Older.

Jun
21
New Award!

Buckets, Dippers, and Lids receives Honorable Mention in the 2018 Purple Dragonfly Book Awards, School Issues books.

Jun
21
New Award!

Buckets, Dippers, and Lids receives Second Place in the 2018 Purple Dragonfly Book Awards, Children’s Non-fiction books.

Jun
22
Announcement!

Bucket Fillers is a sponsor at the 34th annual Michigan Challenge Balloonfest in Howell, MI, sponsoring balloon #03 – Overheat.

Jun
22
Book Event

Carol McCloud has a book signing at Petunia’s Place in Fresno, CA.

Jun
23
Bucket Fillers Team Visit

Bucket Fillers is doing activities at the Family Fun Tent at the 34th annual Michigan Challenge Balloonfest in Howell, MI.

Jun
23
Announcement!

Bucket Fillers is a sponsor at the 34th annual Michigan Challenge Balloonfest in Howell, MI, sponsoring balloon #03 – Overheat.

Jun
24
Announcement!

Bucket Fillers is a sponsor at the 34th annual Michigan Challenge Balloonfest in Howell, MI, sponsoring balloon #03 – Overheat.

Jun
27
Book Event

Carol McCloud is doing an adult book discussion and signing at the Cloverdale Library in Cloverdale, CA.

Jun
27
Book Event

Carol McCloud is doing a children’s book reading and signing at the Cloverdale Library in Cloverdale, CA.

Jun
28
Book Event

Carol McCloud has an adult book discussion and signing at Mendocino Book Company in Ukiah, CA.

Jul
6
New Award!

Buckets, Dippers, and Lids announced Winner in the 2018 Book Excellence Awards, Picture Books – All Ages.

Jul
14
Book Event

Carol McCloud has a book reading and signing at The Bookies Bookstore in Denver, CO at 2 PM – 4 PM.

Jul
18
Book Event

Carol McCloud has a storytime and signing at Anderson’s Bookshop in La Grange, IL.

Jul
23
Book Event

Carol McCloud has a story time at Schuler Books in Grand Rapids, MI.

Aug
2
Book Event

Carol McCloud has a story time at Blue Manatee Bookstore in Cincinnati, OH.

Aug
28
New Award!

Buckets, Dippers, and Lids receives Honorable Mention for Children’s Books in the 2018 Hollywood Book Festival!

Oct
1
New Release!

Fill a Bucket e-books are released!

Dec
3
New Award!

Buckets, Dippers, and Lids receives Honorable Mention for Children’s Picture Books – 6 & Older in the 2018 Royal Dragonfly Book Awards!

Dec
3
New Award!

Buckets, Dippers, and Lids receives 2nd Place for Self-Help/Inspirational Books in the 2018 Royal Dragonfly Book Awards!