Families were asked what they liked about the PA Pre-K Counts program at Saltsburg Elementary School in Indiana County. Here is what they said! (more…)
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2017-2018 Kindergarten Registrations are coming up soon at all the school districts in Indiana County.
- Purchase Line: Feb 28th and Mar 1st;
- Homer Center: Mar 1st;
- Marion Center: Mar 9th;
- Penns Manor: Mar 10th;
- United: Mar 21st and 22nd;
- Indiana: Mar 27th and 28th;
- Blairsville: Mar 29th; and
- Saltsburg: April 12th;
Check with each school to see what is needed from the parents at each registration and for more specific information about their registration.
United School District
K and PKC registration
March 21 & 22
Child should accompany the parent to registration.
For more information or registration packet: 814-446-5615 ext 1312
Bump, Baby, & Beyond Expo sponsored by Children’s Advisory Commission of Indiana County
Where: Indiana Mall, 2334 Oakland Ave. Indiana, PA
When: Saturday, April 8th, 10AM – 4PM
Cost: No cost to attend event, items are available to purchase
What: The Bump, Baby, and Beyond Expo (BBBE) is a vendor fair that features nursing items, maternity clothes, toys, baby clothes, decor for babies rooms, maternity products, baby products, books, educational products, personal grooming, and fashion! For moms, moms-to-be… and daddies and grandparents too! Plus, there will be information on children’s services in Indiana County for expectant families and families with young children. And MORE!
- 20 Minute Mini-Seminars on parenting topics
- Indiana Mall Spring Fashion Show Event
- Contests and Give-aways
- Arrival of the Easter Bunny
- Indi-Kids/CAC Basket Party Fundraiser: 100+ baskets to win! Featuring many products from the BBBE vendors. $5 basket party tickets. You do not have to be present to win.
Vendors Needed! We are still in need of vendors for this event who sell items for the targeted audience – expectant parents, families with young children, grandparents (who spoil the grand kids!)
- Arts and crafts vendors wanted.
- Arts and crafts vendors wanted with handcrafted items.
- Direct sales vendors wanted.
- Download the vendor registration HEREVendor Fee: The fee is $25 per table.
Questions? Call 724-463-8200 x 4218 or send an email to IndianaCountyCAC@yahoo.com
|Healthy Kids Day
When: April 29, 2017
No cost to attend event
YMCA of the USA has designated Saturday, April 29, 2015, as Healthy Kids Day (HKD). Local Ys across the nation will host Healthy Kids Day events as a way of helping kids bridge gaps in health and learning that prevent them from reaching their full potential.
Stop by the YMCA of Indiana County on April 29th for fun, games and surprises. HKD is free to the community.
Questions? Call the YMCA for time of the event and more information. 724-463-9622.
Tender Hearts Day Care, a Keystone STARS Star 3 family child care in Homer City, has been selected as the recipient of the fourth quarter “Bright Star” Award for 2013-14, co-sponsored by the Northwest Institute of Research and Clarion University.
Owned and operated by Brenda McCroskey, Tender Hearts, located at 30 Carson St. next to the Homer City Area Elementary School and playground, was nominated for (more…)
The Northwest Regional Key would like to thank everyone that attended the inaugural PA One Book Symposium Tuesday April 22 at the Clarion Holiday Inn featuring Susan Stockdale, author of the 2014 PA One Book, Stripes Of All Types. (more…)
Great Expectations Child Care and Learning Center in Blairsville, Indiana County, recently boosted its rating and has been recognized with a Keystone STAR 4 designation.
Great Expectations is licensed to provide child care and early learning services (more…)
I am proud to nominate my daughter, Jadelyn, as a Shining STAR. She is currently enrolled at Learning Lamp at the Greater Johnstown Career and Technology Center (GJCTC), a Keystone STAR 4 program, since August of 2011 for kindergarten readiness.
I have seen firsthand how much my five-year-old has grown academically and independently; as well as, her social and communication skills have improved tremendously over an eight month time span. To tell you a little bit about Jadelyn; she is very shy around others but slowly warms up when comfortably in your presence. When initially starting Learning Lamp, she cried and did not want me to leave. (more…)