Quakerbridge Mall Summer Camp Fair - click for details!
Saturday, January 19, 2019. Noon-3pm
All of our Camp Fairs are
3320 Brunswick Pike, Lawrence Township, NJ 08648
START-EPSD Presents: Literacy Informational Session - Mercer County - click for details!
Engaging Parents of Students with Disabilities
RWJ Fitness & Wellness: Drawing Classes for Kids | Starting in January - click for details!
Teaches all elementary school-age children basic to advanced drawing skills, art techniques and vocabulary. Students learn portraiture, perspective and color theory, as well as art history. Students learn color marker and color pencil techniques. Students learn respectful classroom etiquette while sharing art supplies. Cartooning. This delightful program combines Young Rembrandts’ innovative, step-by-step drawing method with light-hearted subject matter that engages children, their sense of humor, and their vivid imaginations. Students do between three and five drawings per class and tell a story.
Make your own Duct Tape Alphabet Magnets - click for details!
Make your own alphabet magnets using cardboard and duct tape and take learning to the fridge!
This is a great teaching tool for younger children learning the alphabet.
Also, makes a fun game for older children who are learning to read and spell.
How Stuff Works - click for details!
When your child wants to know why the sky is blue, how a tornado forms, or any number of other questions she can come up with on a daily basis, head on over to How Stuff Works. The articles break down subjects like autos, culture, entertainment, science, money, technology and more.
Games, quizzes, and videos also round out your children's learning experience.
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Finding Your Way in the Night Sky- 12/11/18 | Dukes Farm - click for details!
Are the Big Dipper and Orion’s Belt all you know in the night sky?
How about all the other stars up there? Come learn your way around the stars.
Make a star wheel to take home and help your family navigate and appreciate the heavens from your own backyard
– no telescope needed!
Learn to find more than 20 constellations, asterisms and bright “anchor” stars.
Telescope observation and laser constellation tour afterwards, weather permitting.
Lawrenceville Library| Computer Classes - click for details!
Career & Community Studies Program| TCNJ College - click for details!
Learn about our inclusive, four-year college experience for students with intellectual disabilities.
Gather information about the academic, career readiness and student life elements of this certificate program.
Hear from CCS staff, students and mentors.
Discover the TCNJ campus, through a guided tour
Fastweb: Find & Apply for Scholarships - click for details!
Paying for school just got easier. Fastweb is your connection to scholarships, colleges, financial aid and more.
Fractions on the Number Line Song| 3rd Grade & 4th Grade Math
http://www.NUMBEROCK.com is a provider of educational videos for kids.
Founded by an innovative 5th Grade teacher who envisioned a new kind of classroom where students got energized for math class.
Parents of his students even noticed their children singing mathematics songs around the dinner table well beyond school hours.
Free After-School Let's Film Class - click for details!
A FREE After School Program
Samuel Naples Community Center, 611 Chestnut Ave, Trenton, NJ 08611
Students ages 14 –18 who want to learn about the film industry
Learn all about film production and video making. Including writing scripts, media and marketing, casting, sound,
cinematography, song recording, editing and production.
Wednesday’s Dec 5th, 12th or 19th 5 to 7 pm.
Formal Classes Begin January 2nd
Wednesday night 5:00 – 7:00pm
(beginning in Jan classes will be every wed night and every other Friday night through the end of May)
For more information email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Isles Youth Institute - click for details!
Interested in earning your diploma, receiving job training and internship opportunities, and much more?
Isles Youth Institute (IYI) might be the place for you!
• HSE/GED Classes
• Construction Training
• Job Development
• Leadership Development
• Community Service Learning Opportunities
• Evening Program
• Case Management
The Robin Scheiner Scholarship Award: Apply by 12/7/18 - click for details!
The Robin Scheiner Scholarship Award
PLEASE fill out the application in its entirety and submit by Friday, December 7, 2018.
NOTE: The application must be received by our office by 12/7/18.
This Scholarship is in the amount of $500. It was created in memory of Robin Scheiner. Ms. Scheiner was an Assistant Prosecutor with the Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office since March 1988. She had a variety of assignments within the office; a member and then Chief of the Grand Jury Unit and was assigned to a Trial Team. In 1988 Robin joined the Child Abuse and Sexual Assault Unit. In 1998, she was appointed Chief of that Unit (now called the Special Victims Unit) and remained Chief until 2008, when she became Chief of the Juvenile Unit until her retirement.
Over the years, she served on many Mercer County committees, including the Outreach and Education Committee, several subcommittees of the Council on Juvenile Justice Systems Improvement, and as Chair of the Commission on Abused, Neglected, and Missing Children.
Prior to attending law school, she was an 8th grade English teacher. In June 2013, Ms. Scheiner graduated as a certified veterinary assistant from Mercer County Community College and began working part time at Plumsted Animal Hospital in Cream Ridge, NJ. Left to cherish her memory is her husband and two children.
4-H Youth Development - click for details!
4-H Youth Development program
Learn-by-doing approach to enable youth to develop the knowledge, attitudes, and skills they need to become competent, caring, and contributing citizens of the world. The goals of the 4-H Youth Development Program are to:
• Provide informal educational programs to youth in grades K-13 (one year out of high school).
• Strengthen skills for adults working with youth.
• Improve community collaborations and partnerships.
Thank you for your interest in the second LIFT for Autism event on Sunday, December 9, 2018 from 7 to 8:30 a.m. The LIFT Experience includes ticketing, baggage check, processing through TSA security check, spending time in the waiting area with a flight video, and collecting luggage in baggage claim. At this time, there will not be an aircraft to board.
Free College Tours - College Tour of Keep Achieving (Kach) at Brookdale - click for details!
Mercer County Free Preschools for Low-Income Families - click for details!
These preschools can help low-income families by offering free and discounted rates for child care/education.
Home Depot Kids Workshops - click for details!
Join a Home Depot workshop at your nearest store this week. Kids workshops provide a lively environment mixing skill-building,
creativity, and safety for future DIYers.
Mercer County Technical Schools - click for details!
The Mercer County Technical School District provides rigorous career and technical education programs for full-time, shared time or Career Prep students in grades nine through 12.
Sylvan Learning Center of Hamilton New Jersey - click for details!
We have tutoring programs for math, algebra, reading, writing, study skills and more! At Sylvan, you get the best in certified teachers and interactive technology, so your child feels fully engaged and gets the exact learning he or she needs. We also have a team of college-readiness experts ready to help teens with individual SAT and ACT test prep.
After-school activities can fuel your child's passions - click for details!
After-school activities are the perfect venues for allowing children to explore different paths and nurture their talents.
Tech Night - November 29th 5-8PM @Steinert High School - click for details!
2900 Klockner Road, Hamilton, NJ 08690
Parking at Steinert HS and Reynolds MS
Who: Students, Parents, Staff, & Hamilton Community
What: A showcase of the technology in our schools featuring:
Technology in the Classroom Showcase
Teacher Led Workshops
Robotics Club Demonstrations
Cost: FREE Admission!!!
Concessions will be sold at this event to support our Robotics Club.
Raising a Reader - click for details!
Leaders in Engaging Readers: Raising a Reader Helps Families Develop, Practice, and Maintain Home Literacy Routines. RAISING MORE THAN 1.6 MILLION READERS SINCE 1999 Can an early literacy program be both simple to implement and proven to work?
Yes! Get involved with the work of Raising A Reader. THE RESEARCH IS CLEAR - WHEN FAMILIES ARE INVOLVED, CHILDREN'S ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT IMPROVES.
We focus on strengthening family literacy routines and community literacy connections - a method that's proven to work.
Fall 2018 Story Programs Calendar - Hamilton Library - click for details!