Our Caring Kids spread some holiday cheer at Panorama's Convalescent & Rehabilitation Center on December 8th. Children sang carols as well as visited one-on-one with the residents.
On November 17, 2018, we held our first Caring Kids family volunteer project: Cards of Kindness, sending holiday wishes and thanks to service members deployed abroad.
Connect the Dots!
OESD 114's Early Learning Department Presents the Early Childhood Conference.
Friday, November 16 OR Saturday, November 17. The same sessions will be offered each day.
Register for November 16th
Become an advocate for early learning and child care. Make a difference! Gather with local supporters of high quality early learning and child care for an evening of information and skill sharing as we prepare for the upcoming Washington State legislative session.
Check out this recommendation from the Raising A Reader! "Not A Stick" is the follow up story to the popular book "Not a Box" by Antoinette Potis. This book captures and encourages Children's creative play. The simple text and illustrations create space for you and your child's imagination!
Child Care Action Council hosts an early learning family fun fair at Lacey Community Center on August 22, 2018. With only a few weeks until school starts up again for Thurston County kids, Child Care Action Council will hold an early learning fun fair to bring play and learning together; energizing kids for the upcoming school year.
Jean Hill-Miller retires after 49 years in early learning
At the end of July, the staff at Child Care Action Council wished Jean Hill-Miller a happy retirement for her dedication to our mission for the past 10 years, and over 49 years working in early learning/childhood education! She will be greatly missed! We thank her for everything she has done to support children, families and their caregivers, and teachers over the years and we wish her the best in retirement.