• Give Me Five! January 2018

  • Preschool & Daycare Fair  


    Preschool and Daycare Fair at Bartlett Park District

    Saturday, January 13th, 2018. Give Me Five! participated in the Preschool and Childcare Information Fair hosted by Bartlett Library. Parents learned the importance of play with their children!  Information was also shared on how Give Me Five! supports the area Early Childhood Programs in the Bartlett area!



     Screening Event at Food for Greater Elgin

    Wednesday, January 17th, 2018. Sponsored by a collaboration of EPEL, Easter Seals, Gail Borden Library and U-46 Give Me Five! Parents were given the opportunity to do an online screening for their child and meet with representatives to learn about programs and services offered for families with young children.  On this day, 4 families took part in the screening and took home books to read!



    Preschool & Childcare Information Fair at Gail Border Public Library

    Saturday, January 20th, 2018. Give Me Five! shared the message of Getting Ready for Kindergarten through Talk, Play, Read, Do and Write to over 216 participants.  Parent questions around U-46 preschool programs was answered as well as upcoming Kindergarten Registration.



    South Elgin Park District Preschool Program Open House

    Saturday, January 27th, 2018.  Give Me Five! presented during Open House for the South Elgin Park District’s Preschool Program. Over 40 parents learned how South Elgin enhances their program through community collaborations like the Gail Borden Public Library, EPEL and Give Me Five!