We are excited to announce the dates for the upcoming free Strengthening Families 2 day training! November 8 & 9. Please see the attached flyer for more information on how to register. Strengthening Families™ is a research-informed approach to increase family strengths, enhance child development and reduce the likelihood of child abuse and neglect. It is based on engaging families, programs and communities in building five protective factors:
MJR Adrian Digital Cinemas are happy to announce our 2017 Free Children’s Fall Film Festival! During this event, the following movies will be FREE for children under 12 and $1 for adults! Tickets are only available on the day of the show at participating locations: MJR Adrian Digital Cinema 10, MJR Marketplace Digital Cinema 20, MJR Troy Grand Digital Cinema 16, MJR Westland Grand Cinema 16, and MJR Universal Grand Cinema 16! #ItsMoreFunAtMJR
Beginning in October, Lenawee Great Start be hosting FREE Parent Cafes at the Family Worship Center in Adrian. We'll be giving away 20 gift baskets at each event. What is a Parent Café? Parent Cafés are based on the Strengthening Families Framework and the Five Protective Factors. The Cafés are a Free Family event with refreshments and free on-site childcare. At the cafés, parents with have meaningful, guided conversations about what matters most, our families and how to make them stronger!
The 2017-2018 Lenawee's Child playgroup schedule is on our calendar and you can find the complete list attached below.
Adrian Dominican Sisters Open Immigration Assistance Office September 11, 2017, Adrian, Michigan
Our Parent Network Meetings kicking off in October with Cary Zavala presenting some fantastic topics! For a complete list of topics and descriptions, be sure you take a look at the flyers below. Our Parent Network series is free, we also provide free dinner and child care. You can register by filling out this registration form or call our office at 517-266-4821.
The 2016 Cradle to Career Annual Report is ready for you to review and share with others in the community and your Student Success Network members. We are celebrating the strategic planning accomplished last fall 2016…the needle “continues to move North” for our county students…we value your support of this purposeful work.
The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was created to ensure that children in lower-income areas could continue to receive nutritious meals during long school vacations, when they do not have access to the National School Lunch or School Breakfast Programs. The SFSP, also known as Meet Up and Eat Up, is operated at the local level by program Sponsors and is administered in Michigan by the Michigan Department of Education (MDE), Office of School Support Services.
Summer is almost here and that means it is time to get some fresh air, hit the playgrounds and enjoy some Popsicles with Lenawee County Families! Join Lenawee Great Start all summer long for Free Popsicles and fun! We have 10 dates scheduled for this summer, all over Lenawee County, if you have any questions, please feel free to give the office a call at 517-266-4821. Please note, in case of rain, the event will be cancelled.