Monica Jena and Quilt1

Monica Evon (bottom right) and author Jena Ball (top right)
celebrate the CritterKin Kindness Quilt created by third graders as part of their summer reading program at Bellevue Elementary School in Nebraska

Listen to Interviews with the Creators of the Project


KIOS interview with Monica Evon
Monica is the third grade teacher at Bellevue Elementary School:

KIOS interview with CritterKin author/illustrator Jena Ball


The CritterKin Kindness Quilts are part of an exhibition of 100 quilts at the Sarpy County Museum in Bellevue Nebraska. There will be a celebration of the project on August 9, 2014 at 11:00 am EST. The event will include a live reading from Lead with Your Heart by Jena Ball, a drawing exercise, and a chance for audience members meet the author and teachers involved in making the project happen.

If you cannot attend in person, you can join us via Google Hangouts:

Phone: (919) 454-9917

We wish to thank KIOS-FM 91.5 | Omaha Public Radio for allowing us to share the interviews with you. © 2014 KIOS-FM & CritterKin