Upcoming Events!

  • Give Me 5! February & March 2020

February

  • Date: Thursday, February 28th
    Time: 2:30 p.m.
    Location: 
    Holy Trinity Church at 357 Division Street, Elgin.

    The Holy Trinity Church is partnering with the Northern Illinois Food Bank and the Mobile Food Pantries to bring food to those in need. Give Me Five! is participating with EPEL to share Early childhood resources, books and activities to do with their children focusing on the Give Me Five! message.

March

  • Story Time at the Laundromat

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    Give Me Five! will be making unannounced stops at Jet Express Laundromat and Blue Kangaroo to have story time and activities!

    Date: Wednesday, March 4th

    An Evening of Learning at the Laundromat.  Give Me Five! is partnering to bring a Parent Education Program to Jet Xpress on “Language and Learning in the Laundromat."

    Independence Center for Early Learning

    Date: Tuesday, March 10th
    Time: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
    Location: Independence Center for Early Learning at 200 Taylor Avenue, Bartlett.

    Independence Center for Early Learning Community Resource Fair. Give Me Five! has been invited to have a table to share the Give Me Five! message and the importance of Talk, Play, Read, Do and Write with families.  A basket of books will be donated for the raffle!

    Gail Borden Public Library Workshop for Early Childhood Educators

    Date: Thursday, March 12th
    Time: 6 p.m. – 8:15 p.m.
    Location: Gail Borden Public Library at 270 N. Grove Avenue, Elgin.

    Gail Borden Public Library Workshop for Early Childhood Educators.  Give Me Five! is supporting Gail Borden Library in bringing the workshop “Transition Time: Songs and Rhymes for Preschooler.” 

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  • Date: Tuesday March 31st
    Time: 3:30 p.m.
    Location: Gail Borden Public Library at 270 N. Grove Avenue, Elgin.

    The Gail Borden Public Library is partnering with the Northern Illinois Food Bank and the Mobile Food Pantries to bring food to those in need.  Give Me Five! is participating to share Early childhood resources, books and activities to do with their children focusing on the Give Me Five! message.

  •  Well Child Center

    Date: Tuesday, March 17th

    Location: Well Child Center at 620 Wing Street, Elgin.

    Advocate Sherman Hospital and the Well Child Center offer Free Prenatal Classes to families that enroll in the WIC program.  Give Me Five! collaborates to share the message that a Parent is a Child’s first and most important teacher and how important it is to talk, sing, read and build a strong attachment to your baby.  All parents receive a bag with a book and community resources that are available to them. 

     

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