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Summer is half over and school is coming soon! The Kids Learning Place - Head Start program in Union City, Ohio in Darke County is currently seeking 3 & 4 year-old preschool children for the upcoming 2015-16 school year. The school readiness program is open at no cost for income eligible families. Head Start also accepts children with special needs, in foster care or homeless
Head Start’s main objective is to organize and provide educational activities for children so that they will develop the necessary skills needed to make the transition to kindergarten. The program uses a curriculum and assessments for all aspects of a child’s development: socio-emotional, cognitive/language and physical.
What services does the Head Start program provide?
Head Start services include: education, health, dental, and nutrition services. Also included are services that support positive parent-child relationships, family well-being and connections to peers and the community.
The experienced staff work to help children develop language skills, learn to classify objects, develop abstract thinking skills, develop the large muscles of their bodies, experience a sense of positive self-esteem, demonstrate cooperative social behavior, learn to solve problems, participate in make believe play, develop beginning reading skills, and acquire beginning writing skills.
Council on Rural Services provides education and support, services through Kids Learning Place™, Head Start, Early Head Start, Gateway Youth Programs, and Achievement Center for Educational Success (ACES) in their nine county service area.
JOIN THE INDIANETTES DANCE TEAM!
The Union City Indianettes Dance Team is sponsoring “Summer Jam 2015” in conjunction with State Line Heritage Days! Come spend time with our dance team, learn some cool moves, and perform at State Line Heritage Days!
Camp Dates: July 30th and July 31st
Time: 10:00-3:00 (Lunch at 12:30 both days)
Cost: $40.00 - Includes two-day instruction, pizza on the first day of camp, snacks, t-shirt, and performance at Heritage Days on Friday, July 31st at 6:00 pm.
Camp is open to any youth pre-k to 8th grade from Randolph, Darke, or surrounding areas. Come join us for a fun, action-packed camp!
Please complete attached form below and drop off at UCJSHS Office or mail to:
Melissa Adelsperger, Coach
18 StoneBridge Dr.
Winchester, IN 47394
ALL FORMS WITH PAYMENT ARE DUE BY JULY 24th at NOON. NO T-SHIRTS CAN BE ORDERED AFTER THIS DATE.
Click HERE for form.
To honor those that have valiantly served our country, The Preservation Society is holding its annual July 4th Picnic this Saturday from 11:00-1:00 at the Community Room. Cost is $5:00 per person, and as always, all Veterans eat free. Military items from the Railroad Museum will be on display.