Newsletter March – April 2014
The Director’s Corner
There’s been a lot of talk about preschool and the importance of investing in early childhood education. In his January 2014 State of the Union address, President Obama called again for Congress to support high-quality preschool for every child in America.
Eating Healthy as a Family
In honor of March as National Nutrition Month, it is a great opportunity to take a look at what your child is eating and how you can support him or her in eating healthy foods.
AJ’s Healthy Recipe Contest
To celebrate healthy eating, First 5 San Diego teamed up with Energy 103.7’s AJ in the Morning, VONS, YMCA of San Diego County, and Terra American Bistro
New Potter the Otter Book: Potter, Potter, the Healthy Otter!
Whether they can write or are still at the pre-writing stage, children will love making books
Child Signature Program Conference
Early Education effectiveness Exchange Learning Academy
First 5 First Fridays at the New Children’s Museum
First 5 San Diego has partnered with the New Children’s Museum for First 5 First Fridays
New Murphy Canyon Child Development Center Breaks Ground
The Naval Base San Diego, Murphy Canyon Child Development Center, funded by First 5 San Diego, officially broke ground on Jan. 22, 2014
Open House at Jackie Robinson YMCA
On Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, First 5 San Diego participated in the Jackie Robinson YMCA Open House.
First 5 High Fives
Healthy Development Services (HDS) North Inland, a program funded by First 5 San Diego and provided by Palomar Health for residents of Escondido