Tag: Early Childhood

BEE a Part of the Mountain Spelling Bee!

| April 2, 2015
BEE a Part of the Mountain Spelling Bee!

Dear Friends of Literacy, The Mountain Spelling Bee is coming! Every spring the bees begin buzzing, and so does The Literacy Center in preparation for this excellent event. This zany, costume BEE-decked, cheer-raising fundraiser only comes around once a year – don’t miss your chance to BEE a part of it. Sincerely, The Literacy Center […]

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April Events at the Library

| April 2, 2015
April Events at the Library

HERE is the April calendar of events for the Flagstaff Public Library. The Arizona Science Center will be here at the end of the month to do a program about brain games. For more information click HERE.

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Upcoming Grandparents class in Flagstaff

| April 2, 2015
Upcoming Grandparents class in Flagstaff

 Flagstaff Medical Center is offering a Grandparents class on April 21st, 2015 from 6:30pm-9:00pm.Fee for the class is $25 for 2 participants. Topics will include: Car seat, home, and crib safety Swaddling and the use of infant slings Back to sleep and safe sleep education CPR and choking relief for infants Tips on how to pay […]

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5th Annual Early Childhood Fair

| March 30, 2015
5th Annual Early Childhood Fair

The 5th Annual Early Childhood Fair is coming up on Saturday, April 18th from 10 am – 1 pm at Coconino High School Resources for Parents and Providers Children’s Activities and Entertainment Teacher Supply Swap Dental Screenings And More! For more information email EarlyChildhoodFairFlag@gmail.com or visit CoconinoKids.org. For the registration form click HERE. For the flyer […]

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Birth to Five Helpline Information

| March 30, 2015
Birth to Five Helpline Information

The Birth to Five Helpline is state’s only toll-free helpline for parents and caregivers who have questions or concerns about early childhood development or parenting. It’s a critical resource and support system around a wide range of issues that affect very young children and those who care for them.

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NAU lab brings language skills to Flagstaff kids

| March 25, 2015
NAU lab brings language skills to Flagstaff kids

NAU’s Child Development and Language Lab is developing programs for use by Head Start preschool and grade school teachers. The lab, which is part of NAU’s Institute for Human Development, is run by Trina Spencer, a language intervention and assessment researcher. Spencer works closely with a team of undergraduate and graduate students who join her at area schools to do language skill work with young students.

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Birth to Five Helpline Information

| March 23, 2015
Birth to Five Helpline Information

The Birth to Five Helpline is state’s only toll-free helpline for parents and caregivers who have questions or concerns about early childhood development or parenting. It’s a critical resource and support system around a wide range of issues that affect very young children and those who care for them.

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Flagstaff Community STEM Celebration to be held April 1 at NAU Walkup Skydome

| March 23, 2015
Flagstaff Community STEM Celebration to be held April 1 at NAU Walkup Skydome

FLAGSTAFF — Flagstaff Unified School District (FUSD) invites you to the second Flagstaff Community STEM Celebration from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 1 at NAU’s J. Lawrence Walkup Skydome. Free event and parking. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) is an important part of our community and FUSD is proud to facilitate this event bringing […]

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5th Annual Early Childhood Fair to be held April 18 in Flagstaff

| March 23, 2015
5th Annual Early Childhood Fair to be held April 18 in Flagstaff

FLAGSTAFF — Families with young children are invited to the “5th Annual Early Childhood Fair: Help Me Grow!,” from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 18 at Coconino High School, 2801 N. Izabel St., Flagstaff. This free community resource fair will provide resources to help your child grow and develop skills to be successful in school and beyond. […]

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ACE Trauma Spring Workshop

| March 19, 2015
ACE Trauma Spring Workshop

The Arizona Trauma Institute in collaboration with the AZ ACE (Adverse Childhood Experiences) Consortium is offering a free training to community members and professionals: “Being Trauma Sensitive: What you need to know to create a better life for children and families” The only cost is that you bring someone (parent, neighbor, foster-parent, friend, co-worker, etc.). Dr. […]

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