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Makeover the Holiday Meals

11/15/2017
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choosemyplate.gov has lots of ideas for healthier options during the holidays

 

Moments in Time: Space

11/14/2017
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Brattain 1 is spending the next few weeks exploring planets. Kids and adults are eager to learn about outer space

 

Girls Self Defense Class

11/06/2017
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This one day class is offered on Sunday December 3. Cost is $10.
Contact Terri Fackrell for more information at 503-504-3249

 

Bus Challenges can't stop Brattain!

11/06/2017
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When we couldn't get our students to the pumpkin patch, we brought the pumpkin patch to us!

 

Recycling changes to be aware of

11/01/2017

Master Recycler Ken Ball of Creswell will be staffing an outreach table in Cottage Grove later this week and wanted clarification on some of the recent changes to recycling in our area.

 

Energy Assistance Opens

10/30/2017
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The Energy Assistance (LIHEAP) waiting list opens November 1.

The EWEB wait list list opens on the first business day of each month November-September.

 

Rick Dancer Inspires Policy Council with One Question: Why

10/27/2017
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The Policy Council (PC) training began with keynote speaker, Rick Dancer (media/news production owner) who spoke about the impact PC members will have on our communities by being involved and engaged

 

Moments in Time: Circle Time

10/26/2017
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Look at Rebecca delighting in her Delight Valley Early Head Start children while doing baby doll circle time!

 

Howard 2 PM- Cancelled Thursday Oct 26

10/26/2017

Howard 2 PM is canceled today, Thursday October 26 due to staff illness. Please share

 

Hairstylist Needed

10/25/2017

From time to time, we have a child with chronic head lice that desperately needs a good haircut to help rid the hair of lice.

 

Play in the Rain Day Nov. 11th

10/22/2017

Play in the RAIN Day will be held at Mt. Pisgah Arboretum on Saturday, Nov.11th. The event is free of charge.

 

November Attendance Contest Starts Now

11/06/2017
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In the 2015-16 school year, nearly 102,000 students in Oregon - more than one in six children - were chronically absent from school.

 

Dreaming of home ownership - check out the NEDCO program and be one of the 100!

10/12/2017

NEDCO’s Downpayment Assistance Program is more robust than ever!

 

Disaster Preparedness Month

09/26/2017

September is disaster preparedness month. Are you prepared for an emergency, at home and at work? Check out this great resource. Talk to your family and talk to your co-workers. Make a plan today!

 

Moments in Time: The Many Talents of Head Start Staff

09/15/2017
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We wanted to share with you all the beautiful artwork of one of our Whiteaker teachers: Abhinav. He drew this beautiful welcome sign for the children and families of both AM and PM classes.

 

Springfield Justice Center Open House - Saturday Sept 16

09/14/2017
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McGruff will be there along with K9 demonstrations and activities for kids. The open house hours are 10-2.

 

NHSA NEWS (NHSA stands for National Head Start Association) - Flat Funded

09/12/2017

Statement on FY 2018 LHHS-ED Appropriations Funding Bill approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee
September 7, 2017

 

NHSA NEWS (NHSA stands for National Head Start Association) - Disaster Relief Fund

09/07/2017

Supporting Head Start Programs Affected by Hurricane Harvey

 

NHSA NEWS (NHSA stands for National Head Start Association) - Disaster Relief Fund

08/29/2017

Dear Colleague,

 

Job Openings in Early Childhood Education: Head Teacher, Teacher, Associate Teacher, Substitute Teacher

08/29/2017
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Online employment applications can be accessed on the the web site under the "Jobs" tap. Benefits are offered to 20 hour+ employees.

 

SEEKERS is a life changing program

08/28/2017
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Mary-Margaret Reynolds, Special Projects Manager, recently saw Dulce Diaz-Trejo (past parent/new employee) and had the following exchange with her....