• Give Me Five! February 2018

  • Baby Fest

    Saturday, February 17th, 2018 at Gail Borden Public Library. Congratulations to the over 170 parents and children who attended Baby Fest to learn how learning begins at birth!  Adults were given passports to be marked by the different agencies in attendance. The more tables they stopped at, the more raffle tickets they received.  Here is the winner of the Give Me Five! basket.

    Winner of the Give Me 5! basket

     

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    Empowered Pregnancy

    Empowered Pregnancy

    Tuesday, February 27th, 2018 at Advocate Sherman Hospital. Congratulations to the 16 expectant parents who took the time to listen to the message of Give Me Five! and EPEL.  Each parent took home the book Mouse Paint!

     

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    Child Screening Event 

    Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 at Food for Greater Elgin. Parents were given the opportunity to do an online screening for their child and receive the results immediately.  On this day, seven parents participated. Other parents were given Give Me Five! bags filled with a book to keep, crayons and information on Give Me Five!, EPEL, Gail Borden Library events and enrollment forms for the Dolly Parton Imagination Library.

     Child Screening Event - Child with a Give Me 5! bag