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STEM Saturdays — How has Arizona impacted space exploration?

| August 12, 2019
STEM Saturdays — How has Arizona impacted space exploration?

Did you know that all 50 states are helping NASA explore space? It’s true! Click the Earth GIF then select your state on the map to see how it’s been important to the study of space and Earth science. Explore other states to learn some fun facts, too!

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Workshop on the Consequences of Juvenile Justice System Involvement on the Health and Well-Being of Adolescents, Families, and Communities of Color to be held Sept. 26 in Flagstaff

| August 12, 2019
Workshop on the Consequences of Juvenile Justice System Involvement on the Health and Well-Being of Adolescents, Families, and Communities of Color to be held Sept. 26 in Flagstaff

A Workshop on the “Consequences of Juvenile Justice System Involvement on the Health and Well-Being of Adolescents, Families, and Communities of Color” will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26 at the High Country Conference Center in Flagstaff.

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Kevin Campbell returns to Northern Arizona on Oct. 29. Event includes full day of training, followed by members’ reception

| August 12, 2019
Kevin Campbell returns to Northern Arizona on Oct. 29. Event includes full day of training, followed by members’ reception

Kevin Campbell, an internationally known youth permanency expert and founder of the Center for Family Finding and Youth Connectedness, will return to Flagstaff for the presentation “Self-Healing Communities- a wide-scale prevention strategy for Coconino County,” on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. training (breakfast and lunch included).              

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Action & Outreach Spotlight: Arizona State Board of Education to hold retreat, open to public, Aug. 9, 10 in Flagstaff

| August 6, 2019
Action & Outreach Spotlight: Arizona State Board of Education to hold retreat, open to public, Aug. 9, 10 in Flagstaff

The Arizona State Board of Education will hold a meeting, open to the public, on Friday, August 9, 2019 from 2:00 – 5:00 PM and Saturday, August 10, 2019 from 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM at Northern Arizona University, S. San Francisco St., University Union Building 30 B/A, Flagstaff.

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Association for Supportive Child Care to present Northern Arizona Early Childhood Symposium on Nov. 2

| August 5, 2019
Association for Supportive Child Care to present Northern Arizona Early Childhood Symposium on Nov. 2

The Association for Supportive Child Care will present the annual Northern Arizona Early Childhood Symposium on Saturday, Nov. 2 at the High Country Conference Center, Flagstaff.

The Symposium is the Association’s conference that brings Northern Arizona early childhood professionals together for training and community building. The Symposium features presenters from a variety of regions with a wide range of expertise in the field.

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2019 Summer Camps in Region. Also get Summer Meals for Youth Information Here

| August 5, 2019
2019 Summer Camps in Region. Also get Summer Meals for Youth Information Here

With the end of the school year and summer rapidly approaching, time is running short for parents to search for information on summer camps and other educational programs for their children.

The following is our latest listing of summer camps in the region.

If your summer camp is missing from our list, please send information to frank@coconinokids.org so we can update our listing.

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Mountain Line seeking feedback on second Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) route with Open House on Aug. 6, community survey

| July 29, 2019
Mountain Line seeking feedback on second Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) route with Open House on Aug. 6, community survey

Mountain Line is in the planning stages of our second Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) route connecting Woodlands Village to the Flagstaff Medical Center. BRT is a package of transit enhancements, applied where appropriate, that adds up to a faster trip and an improved experience. … We need your feedback to guide the development of the second BRT in Flagstaff! Please join Mountain Line at the BRT Open House on Tuesday, August 6 at the Murdoch Community Center. Stop by anytime between 4:00-7:00 PM to learn more about the project and provide feedback. A flyer is attached; feel free to hang at your organization or forward to your friends.

You can also take a survey to share your opinion and visit the BRT webpage for complete details.

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STEM Saturdays update for July 27 — Step inside the Explorer Classroom!

| July 29, 2019
STEM Saturdays update for July 27 — Step inside the Explorer Classroom!

National Geographic Education has designed a set of Explorer Classrooms for summer learning programs in partnership with the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation. Summer is a unique time to encourage career exploration and STEM learning, and to introduce youth to new ways to experience and explore the world. Explorer Classrooms are a great way to do both!

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Action & Outreach Spotlight: ‘Rumble on the Rim’ focused specifically on the history of Grand Canyon from an Indigenous perspective

| July 29, 2019
Action & Outreach Spotlight: ‘Rumble on the Rim’ focused specifically on the history of Grand Canyon from an Indigenous perspective

The Grand Canyon is an ageless wonder of the world. Though 2019 marks the Grand Canyon’s centennial as a national park, it has been home to Indigenous people for millennia. In response to the park’s anniversary, “Rumble on the Rim” took place at the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park on July 27, 2019.

The event combined educational presentations with entertainment that featured Indigenous voices from the Colorado Plateau. Rumble on the Rim focused specifically on the history of Grand Canyon from an Indigenous perspective.

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First Things First update for July 22 — Summit 2019: Regular registration starts today

| July 22, 2019
First Things First update for July 22 — Summit 2019: Regular registration starts today

Register now for two days of keynote and featured speakers, 80+ breakout sessions on a wide range of early childhood topics, and the opportunity to meet, learn and share strategies that help kids be ready for school and set for life.

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