E-Newsletter  |  October 2017

The Daddy's Tool Bag Video Library is a great resource for new and expecting dads!  Dads
in San Joaquin County now have access to a library of informational videos anytime and anywhere. Explore the Daddy's Tool Bag Library today!  Also, check out these printable and shareable flyers:  English | Spanish
The Literacy Department
The  Stockton-San Joaquin County Public Library  Literacy Department's main objective is to foster the learning goals of adult patrons.   A few of the many free services include: GED prep, adult literacy tutoring, and an online high school program. View flyer
Become a Kit for New Parents Partner
Become a Kits for New Parents Partner!  San Joaquin County agencies can partner with First 5 to order these FREE, multimedia resources to have on hand to distribute to expectant or new parents.  View flyer and order form
Great Valley Bookfest
First 5 San Joaquin is pleased to sponsor the
Great Valley Bookfest on October 14 in Manteca. Celebrate the fun of reading with costume parades, author talks, and LOTS of books. Admission is free!  View flyer.
October 12, 2017 | Healthy & Hunger Free Summit
October 14, 2017 | Great Valley Bookfest
October 26, 2017 | Early Start Symposium
Various Dates | Medicare Health Fairs
Read to Me, Stockton!
Between October 2011 and June 2017,  Read to Me, Stockton! , funded in part by First 5 San Joaquin, distributed over  160,000 books  to children ages  0 to  5 living in targeted zip codes: 95202, 95203, 95204, 95205, 95206, 95207, 95210, and 95215. Read to Me, Stockton! promotes school readiness in children  through free books and parent engagement workshops. For more information, visit:  www.readtomestockton.org .          
Status of Women Survey 2017
The Status of Women in Stockton Project, on behalf of the City of Stockton Mayor's Office and other partners, hopes to engage Stockton residents in a conversation about the issues facing women.  An online survey is now available to i ndividuals who live and/or work in Stockton who are 18 and older.  Feedback gathered will help determine  what is positively impacting women and where change might be necessary.   English Survey | Spanish Survey


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