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Governor Ron DeSantis proclaims November as...
Florida's Family Engagement in Education Month
Following up from the special proclamation by Florida Governor, Ron DeSantis, Florida's Office of Early Learning (OEL) has shared the Family Engagement calendar below for parents/families state-wide. Please click here or on the image below for a link-enabled version, including additional topic-based information for each day's suggested activities. We hope your family will find this information to be helpful (& fun) to plan your November: #EngagedFamiliesFL!
Dr. Barbara A. Weinstein Resource Library... November Events
November Toy of the Month:
Dramatic Play Toys
Borrow toys just like you borrow books!
Discover materials that can help your child boost their language development.

Monday through Thursday from 9 AM to 4 PM

Enjoy useful tips and learn how to adapt activities at home.
Please click the link below for an educational video for our parents & families!
Pop Up! Learn and Grow Playtime
Bring your children to our Pop Up! Playtime and learn about the toy of the month in our new Resource Library!

  • Fun and educational activities for children
  • Learn how play supports your child’s development
  • Get information about community resources
  • Find out about Ages & Stages Questionnaire (ASQ)

Mondays
@ 10-11 AM or 3-4 PM
Come & Explore During  "Free Play"
Families from our community will have the opportunity to utilize our new Resource Library to explore, learn about and encourage their child’s social-emotional, physical, language and cognitive development.
Tuesdays
10-11 AM or 3-4 PM
Please Click on any of the Images/Flyers Below for Full-Size/Link-Enabled Versions!
Parent-Child Activity:
Reading to Improve Language Development

Wednesday, November 6
@ 6 - 7:30 PM
Parent Cafe:
Fun and Effective Ways to Read to Children

Wednesday, November 20
@ 6 - 7:30 PM
Story Time:
Thank You, Omu!

Thursdays:
November 7, 14, & 21
@ 10:30-11:30 AM OR 3-4 PM
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Stop By & Say Hello to our Team at these Upcoming Events !
Spookyville
A n old fashion Halloween for families and children 10 and under, offers a full array of safe trick or treats, kiddie train, bounce houses, contests, games, and more! It’s a throwback to the traditional days of family Halloweens in a fun, secure and family friendly environment.

Thursday, October 31
5:00 to 9:00 PM
LagoonFest
Bring the entire family to LagoonFest and enjoy wildlife presentations. Participate in Kayak Clean-Up Tours, Paddleboard Yoga Demonstrations and the Mural Painting Wall. Stop by exhibitor booths, Kid Zone, Calendar Showcase and more!

Saturday, November 2
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
El Sol!
Jupiter Family Festival
El Sol’s Jupiter’s Neighborhood Resource Center’s signature festival, El Sol Fest, celebrating cultural diversity in Jupiter and Palm Beach County. This annual free festival features local artists, musical acts, cultural dancers, ethnic food/drinks, and Kids Zone.  

Sunday, November 3
1:00 to 5:00 PM
15th Annual Caridad Family Festival
Free and open to the public, this family-oriented event hosted at the Caridad Center in Boynton Beach annually; will feature wellness exhibits, health screenings, music, a bounce house, face-painting, giveaways, food vendors, games and activities for all. 

Saturday, November 16
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Spady Cultural Heritage Museum
Make-A-Gift Village
The Spady Cultural Heritage Museum is dedicated to discovering, collecting and sharing the African-American history and heritage of Palm Beach County. This free pre-holiday event for children and families Includes food, entertainment and holiday gifts.

Saturday, November 16
2:00 to 5:00 PM
Check Out Our Monthly Awareness Topics...
October 2019
During the month of October, we featured the recent expansion of the Early Head Start (EHS) program, including a Press Conference held by Congresswoman Lois Frankel. We also shared information about the importance of Safe Sleep practices in preventing Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).
November 2019
Throughout November, we will be sharing our most recent local Family Engagement information - including all Resource Library events coming up! We will be celebrating Read for the Record and we are also sharing information about healthy pregnancy to promote healthy births and lessen the occurrence of premature birth.
CONTACT US

(561) 514-3300

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Special Notice : If you require Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) accommodations to participate in any ELCPBC event or activity, please notify Ms. Christie Young, Single Point of Contact, by phone at 561-214-7424 or by e-mail at Christie.Young@elcpalmbeach.org within at least seven (7) days of the event. Accommodations will be provided at no extra charge.

Sponsorship by the Early Learning Coalition of Palm Beach County, the State of Florida: Office of Early Learning, and the Children's Services Council of Palm Beach County.