Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Lawrence Fish and Shrimp Fundraiser


Lawrence's Fish & Shrimp is hosting a fundraiser
Sunday, March 26, 2017

20% of the proceeds will be donated to The Children's Center.  Please stop by and have lunch.  Thank you!

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Head Start Application Day for 2017-2018 School Year

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March 24, 2017 | 9am to 11am
May 25, 2017 | 11am to 1pm

2831 S. 49th Avenue
Cicero, IL 60804

Please bring the following documents:
· Proof of Age(Child’s Birth Certificate Preferred)
· 3 Proofs of Address
· Proof of Income (2 most recent Check Stubs, Income Taxes, Letter from Employer)

Every child deserves a Head Start

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Application Day for Fall 2017 Pre-K

Friday,  March 31, 2017
9:00—11:00 am

1447 South 50th Court
Cicero, IL
Child MUST be 3 years by August 20, 2017


Please bring the following documents:

· Child’s Birth Certificate
· Child’s Shot Record
· Parent’s I.D.
· 3 Proofs of Address
· Proof of Income (2 most recent Check Stubs, Income Taxes, Letter from Employer)
· Recent Physical and Dental (If available)

The program will be available at the following locations and times:

 Grant Works | 1447 S. 50th Ct
Morning: 8:30am-11:00am Afternoon 11:30am - 2:00pm 

Clyde Park | 2724 S. 61st Ave
Morning: 8:30am-11:00am Afternoon 11:30am - 2:00pm 

Riverside Drive  | 7022 Riverside DriveAfternoon Only 12:00 - 2:30pm


Wednesday, March 1, 2017

March Book of the Month: One Fish, Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish by Dr. Suess

March is the month, the 2nd is the day
When Dr. Suess celebrates his birthday...

One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish by Dr. Suess
March is NEA's Read Across America month.  March 2nd, is Theodore Seuss Geisel's (better known as Dr. Suess) birthday! To celebrate his big day, our book of the Month is One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish by Dr. Suess.  

In 1960, Dr. Suess published One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish.  This simple rhyming book is designed for beginning readers.   This twisty plot is about boy and girl named Jay and Kay and the many amazing creatures they have for friends and pets.  Preschooler will love this read-a-loud book.

Photo Credi: Simple Girl at Home
One Fish Two Fish Jello is Blue Dish Serve up this tasty jiggly snack after reading this fishy book.  Kids will love eating up one fish or two fish.  This idea comes from Simple Girl at Home.  Find the recipe here

Image Credit: The Resourceful Mama 
One Fish Two Fish Hand Print Puppets
Fill your classroom with a school of fish.  Little hand print fish puppets will encourage imaginative play.  As a parent, I can't get enough of hand print art.  This adorable (and easy to make) craft was found over at the very creative The Resourceful Mama's Blog.    

One Fish Two Fish Time to Count Fish
Time to sort, count and tally up those fish!  One fish two fish at a time.  Get your FREE TALLY SHEET at Two Much Fun blog.  

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

P.A.C.T. Center March Calendar

Join us for some Parent and Child Togetherness (P.A.C.T.).  Our P.A.C.T. Center offers weekly workshops, classes, open play, and activities for parents and children ages six weeks to five. Registration is required and classes fill up fast.  Workshops are free, classes do have a small fee.  

Call us for more info at (708) 795-PACT.