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Arizona’s Children Association seeking parent educator for the First Things First Coconino region

| August 3, 2021
Arizona’s Children Association seeking parent educator for the First Things First Coconino region

Arizona’s Children Association is seeking a parent educator for the First Things First Coconino region.

Do you want to positively impact the lives of children and their families? Do you want to be part of ensuring that every Arizona family has the resources and support needed to be safe, strong, and resilient? We are seeking a Parent Educator to join the team! As a Parent Educator you will have the opportunity to utilize evidence-informed and evidence-based program models to teach healthy parenting techniques to caregivers, expecting parents and families with children 0-5. 

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Hands-On Math Games in a Hands-Off World

| August 3, 2021
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Hands-On Math Games in a Hands-Off World

The 2021 School’s Out, Make It Count Conference will feature more than 50 workshops designed specifically for out-of-school time professionals. Eight of these workshops will focus on STEM learning.

One of the featured STEM workshops is:

Hands-On Math Games in a Hands-Off World, presented by Stephanie Shamy and Abby Bobbett of Scottsdale Unified School District

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First Things First — Increased funding and education opportunities for the early childhood community

| August 3, 2021
First Things First — Increased funding and education opportunities for the early childhood community

The budget recently signed by Gov. Doug Ducey for state fiscal year 2022 includes $74 million to expand FTF’s signature program, Quality First, by up to 800 more providers over the next three years. Currently, more than 1,000 child care programs voluntarily participate in Quality First, which provides quality improvement supports such as individualized coaching, funding for educational materials and equipment and assistance from a team of experts in child health.

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2021 Page Regional Events

| August 2, 2021
2021 Page Regional Events

The following is a compilation of upcoming events in the Page region. To share your upcoming events, please attend the next Page Community Resource Partners Zoom Network Meeting at 9:15 a.m. the second Thursday of the month. Contact bbarg@coconino.az.gov to receive the Meeting ID and the password.

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2021 Resource guides available for cities across Coconino County

| August 2, 2021
2021 Resource guides available for cities across Coconino County

A variety of resource guides are available for cities throughout Coconino County to help families reach the resources they need during the Covid-19 emergency.

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2021 Coconino County Summer Camps

| August 2, 2021
2021 Coconino County Summer Camps

The following is a listing of upcoming summer camps in Coconino County. 

If your organization would like to be added to this listing, please send an email to frank@coconinokids.org

Flagstaff Unified School District — Register Now for Camp Iwannago 
NAU to present Girls Summer Engineering STEM Camp June 14-18
Lowell Observatory moving forward with plans to resume elementary and middle school summer science camps for 2021 while closely following CDC guidelines
Museum of Northern Arizona monitoring COVID-19 situation while making plans for limited Summer Discovery Camps
Northern Arizona University’s Theatre producing an online story hour this summer for ages 5-14. These stories are posted about twice a week and feature a variety of topics
TheatriKids summer camp
Also see Flagstaff Summer Camps Guide
For a statewide listing of 2021 Summer Camps, visit Raising Arizona Kids

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2021 Health and Welfare Resource Virtual Networking meetings in Coconino County

| August 2, 2021
2021 Health and Welfare Resource Virtual Networking meetings in Coconino County

A variety of  health and welfare resource networking meetings are held each month in Coconino County. The meetings are presented in local restaurants, libraries, health care agencies and other locations where health professionals and representatives from a variety of governmental and non-profit organizations share information on upcoming programs and events that benefit the health and welfare of children, youth, parents and seniors throughout the region.

The following is a listing of some of those meetings. Please send any updates to frank@coconinokids.org

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Aug. 5 — Poly Support Group in Flagstaff

| August 2, 2021
Aug. 5 — Poly Support Group in Flagstaff

Various forms of consensually non-monogamous relationships offer the possibilities to find abundance in our lives and to meet a full range of our relational needs. They can also bring to the surface issues such as jealousy, insecurity, communication barriers and boundary difficulties. This group provides space for intentional reflection surrounding the types of relationships we create along with opportunities for skill building, reflection, and processing around our own needs and how to communicate them effectively. Specific skills that will take focus include learning one’s attachment needs/styles, communication skills, and creating security within ourselves and others.

Facilitated by Dunya Cope, LPC
This is an open and free therapeutic group (members can join at any point)

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Aug. 7 — Page to present Back-to-School Community Resource Fair, COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

| August 2, 2021
Aug. 7 — Page to present Back-to-School Community Resource Fair, COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

The City of Page and the Coconino County Health & Human Resources will present a Back-to-School Community Resource Fair, COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 7 at Page High School, 434 S. Lake Powell Blvd., Page., West Parking lot by the football fields and CAB.

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Aug. 13, 14 — Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flagstaff to present 44th Annual Half Marathon and 5K

| August 2, 2021
Aug. 13, 14 — Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flagstaff to present 44th Annual Half Marathon and 5K

As the second oldest half marathon in Arizona, and the granddaddy of all Flagstaff races, you won’t want to miss our newly modified course that begins at Thorpe Park.

The annual pre-race packet pick-up and free Fratelli Pizza social is back on August 13th at 5:30 PM! In addition to the fun, all participants will get a SweatVac Performance Wear long-sleeved hi-tech dye sublimated shirt.

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