Week of July 13, 2020
Live Zoom Events, Virtual Playgroups & More
Please check our calendar for the story starter each month at http://selfhelpcpc.org/CALENDAR/ 

This at-home activity can be obtained online for families to do together. Each month they are given a different concept to think about and then write about along with an illustration!!!  Click Here for more info!
A to Z Activities are for School-Age Kids and Parents to Enjoy Together at home, in their community and OUTDOORS!!! You MUST REGISTER to participate-once you register you will automatically receive the activities twice a month.....thank you!!!

These at-home activities will be two alphabet letter activities each month- depending of when you start your registration. After you receive the monthly email directions for each letter, have a great time doing the activity together- creating great opportunities for you and your child(ren) to have some FUN, quality time together!!! FIND OUT MORE AND HOW TO REGISTER
This Week at CFCE
LIVE ZOOM EVENT: Science Discovery Time w/ Ms. Jen & Ms. Gina
Temperature Inversions
Supply List for Monday, July 13th: 
Food coloring yellow and blue, 4 glass bottles the same size, hot and cold water, masking tape and markers, index crd or lightweight cardboard. Watch us and do the experiment with us!

VIRTUAL EVENT : PLAY, GROW & READ: Literacy Info Session for Parents of Children entering Kindergarten this Fall
Join us to learn about some simple activities that you can use at home so your child can(under 12 minutes)....
Play -Grow- Read and have beginning Kindergarten Readiness Literacy Skills for the start of their Kindergarten Year!!!
VIRTUAL EVENT : Miss Carol's " Grandma Glasses " Story FUN!!!
Hope you can join me every week - any time - on Tuesdays for some songs, movement and a story time together!!! I will share a simple art project you can do together at home PLUS one of our favorite activities...FEATHERBALL !!! So make sure your child brings a scarf, facecloth, hankie or a dish towel to this videotaped session each time so they can participate!!! Would love to have you join me and enjoy this time!!! Click Here for more info. and the VIDEO LINK!
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 from 10:30 am to 11:00 pm LIVE ZOOM EVENT: Music and Movement with Ms. Marsha
Let's sing,dance and move with joy in our own homes! Join this Zoom event with Ms. Marsha as we move music and movement to a virtual space. Grab your shakers and drums (you can use a pan and a spoon for drum if you do not have one!)   REGISTER NOW!
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - all day Virtual Event: Picnic Finger-Play Puppet Show
Grandparents, parents and children...come join this simple stick puppet show to enjoy familiar fingerplay songs put into action behind the CFCE theatre!!! There will be different ones every other week for the upcoming months. Let me know your name and address for watching and Carol will send you a special book in the mail!!!  ccarver@selfhelpinc,org 
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 from 10:30 am to 10:45 am LIVE ZOOM EVENT: Nature Time w/ Ms. Jen
Make Your Own Chia Pet
We'll be learning more about plants this week and creating our own Chia pet. 
VIRTUAL EVENT: "Unicorn "YOGA- Exercise and Relaxation with Miss Carol
"UNICORN" Yoga- Exercise & Relaxation: This program will introduce families of young children to yoga! This will include yoga poses and movements, breathing exercises, story time, along with a suggested art experience for home. This program is based on the National Library Summer Theme of FANTASY! A magical unicorn bubble machine will add an element of joy at the end of the program. If families send Carol their names and addresses for participating, she will send them unicorn stickers in the mail!!!  Click Here for more info. and the VIDEO LINK!
Thursday, July 16, 2020 from 10:30 am to 11:00 am LIVE ZOOM EVENT: Toddler Songs and Stories
Join Ms. Marsha for a ZOOM Activity. We will sing a few songs and have a short story. This activity is designed for toddlers. It will last less than 30 minutes.

ZOOM Tips: Be patient it may take a while to get into the activity. Everyone will be on mute during the story.

Thursday, July 16, 2020 from 02:00 pm to 03:00 pm Live Zoom Event: Imagine You Were On the Bus: The Story of Rosa Parks

Join Ms.Marsha and Ms,Gina as we take a journey back in history and imagine we were on the bus when Rosa Parks took her stand. In this creative writing program for young children grades 1-4 we will discuss the story of Rosa Parks and think about what it might have felt like to have been there. Click here for more info. and link to register
Friday, July 17, 2020 from 11:00 am to 11:30 am LIVE ZOOM EVENT: Ms. Marsha's Friday Story and Craft
Join Ms.Marsha for a Friday Story and Craft Group. This preschool group meets each Friday to listen to stories, sing songs, and complete simple crafts based on a theme.  Families receive an email each Wednesday with the Zoom link and a list of materials for crafts. All crafts are made with materials most families have at home.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED: email mwright@selfhelpinc.org