“I wish to be buried in a plain, unostentatious manner,” he instructed his family. He was placed alongside his wife at the Hermitage, without much in the way of ceremony, but with a huge outpouring from the thousands who attended, including his pet parrot, Pol, who had to be removed for squawking her master’s favorite oaths.

Andrew Jackson Was a Populist Even on His Deathbed

smithsonianmag.com
Prudential Center
02/22/2017 at 19:30. Facebook
“We’re winning because of our fans.” Upcoming #PruPerformer Florida Georgia Line spoke with Rolling Stone about their ACM Awards nominations. [ Rol.st Link ]

Florida Georgia Line on ACM Nominations: 'Winning Because of Our Fans'

rol.st
A cool new tool for bringing Monticello into the classroom! Developed by our team at Monticello for Teachers, Google Street View and Google Arts & Culture

Google Expeditions

edu.google.com
Texas Children's music therapist, Marial Biard, works to heal the parts of patients that medicine cannot. She's created songs with their heartbeat and KPRC2 / Click2Houston shares the full story:

Musical therapist sings to heartbeats of patients at Texas Children's Hospital

ow.ly
"We recognize that the children of southern and eastern Africa – like children everywhere – deserve a chance to be healthy and to enjoy their childhoods. They deserve a chance to grow into adults and raise families of their own. They deserve a chance at life. And we are determined to do our part to make that happen."

All kids with cancer deserve a fighting chance - Texas Children's Blog

ow.ly
Here’s the strongest evidence yet that belly fat Is really bad for you.

[ Dignityhlth.org Link ]

Here’s Another Reason Belly Fat Is Really Bad for You

dignityhlth.org
Atlantic Station
02/22/2017 at 15:05. Facebook
Will Best Actress go to Emma Stone or Isabelle Huppert?

Predict the Academy Awards and WIN Regal Cinemas Tickets - Atlantic Station

bit.ly
Northwell Health
02/22/2017 at 14:59. Facebook
Bernard and Beverly Cunniffe have been lovebirds for 40 years and are still very much in love. As they explain to Mr. G, despite Mr. Cunniffe’s medical setbacks, they are still able to heal at home together, thanks to our House Calls program. Watch their story - [ Bit.ly Link ].

It’s a ‘G’ Thing: House Calls program helps elderly couple heal at home, together

bit.ly
You have the Women Texas Film Festival's permission to join us TONIGHT for a Women On Film showing of SECRETARY!

Women On Film: SECRETARY

spr.ly
More candy-colored than a bag of Skittles, don't miss our Colossal Women showing of THE FIFTH ELEMENT!

Colossal Women: THE FIFTH ELEMENT

spr.ly
SAP Center
02/22/2017 at 17:25. Facebook
Disney On Ice begins today! Attending tonight's show at 7PM? Here are a few things you should know!

Tickets are still available.

Disney On Ice: Worlds of Enchantment | SAP Center

sapcenter.com
Rubin Museum of Art
02/22/2017 at 18:05. Facebook
Have you been doing the time warp since Inauguration Day? It was only a month ago, but there’s a reason why it might feel like much more time has passed. New York Magazine explains how processing emotionally charged information -- like the current barrage of political news, marches, and Saturday Night Live skits -- can distort the perception of time. rma.cm/1th

Why It Feels Like Years Since Trump’s Inauguration

rma.cm
Rubin Museum of Art
02/22/2017 at 15:22. Facebook
How are women perceived in the workplace? For this Brainwave, former CEO of CHANEL Maureen Chiquet join us, to discuss her rise through the ranks, obstacles she faced, and successes she achieved, while giving advice for future generations in their quest to break the glass ceiling. rma.cm/1rv

Maureen Chiquet + Vivian Diller-How are women perceived in the workplace? | Rubin Museum of Art

rma.cm
Visit Idaho
02/22/2017 at 15:02. Facebook
This short family-friendly hike is the easiest way to get out and view the magnificence of the Sawtooth Mountains.

Hike Fishhook Creek

ow.ly
Explore St. Louis
02/22/2017 at 18:05. Facebook
This is going to be incredible! Mark your calendars, for the total solar eclipse on Aug 21.

2017 Total Solar Eclipse - Explore St. Louis

explorestlouis.com
CHOC Children's
02/22/2017 at 17:33. Facebook
We love when our former patients come back to visit us. It's even better when they join our team as employees!

CHOC Heart Surgery Patient Joins Security Team - CHOC Children's Blog

blog.chocchildrens.org
In this class, you will create a small garden container - just the right size for a pot of pansies! You'll learn hand-building techniques and use interesting tools to give your container texture, then glaze it with a pleasing color.

Our Ceramic Garden Container class is on March 11 - click the link below to sign up!

Ceramic Garden Container | Meijer Gardens

meijergardens.org
Sonoma Raceway
02/22/2017 at 17:20. Facebook
From our friends at the San Francisco Chronicle, looks like Danica is on board!

Danica Patrick likes NASCAR’s new points system

sfchronicle.com
Mendability
02/22/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
Study looks at brain mechanisms of fathers' caregiving

--
For additional information about Sensory Enrichment Therapy visit: [ Mendability.com Link ]

How Dads bond with toddlers: Brain scans link oxytocin to paternal nurturing: Study looks at neural mechanisms of paternal caregiving

sciencedaily.com
A great resource for citizens and visitors!

Roanoke, VA | Official Website

roanokeva.gov