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Snyder/Union EHS Visits Alpacas at Patchwork Farm

Snyder/Union Early Head Start classes visited Patchwork Farm in Selinsgrove. The farm raises Alpacas. The children and their families were able to pet the animals and see how soft their wool is. The Alpacas were very friendly and didn’t mind all the attention. Children got to see the Mommy pen and the pen for last year’s babies. The babies were almost a year old
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LCC Children and Parents “Make It & Take It”

Parents from the preschool classes at Lewistown Children’s Center participated in a “Make It – Take It” on Thursday, May 10. Rose Massie from Children’s Workbox provided a variety of file folder games that parents could make and take home to use with their children. Parents were able to choose the file folder activities that suited developmental goals for their child. Games included patterning,
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Union County Sheriff and Eddie Eagle Visit SHSCC

Union County Deputy Sheriff Jared Mowen and “Eddie Eagle” visited Selinsgrove High School Children’s Center to talk to children about gun safety. Eddie Eagle’s motto: “Stop–Don’t Touch–Run Away from the Area–Tell An Adult.”              


Kids and Dads Tour Selinsgrove Airport

This year’s “Dad’s Day” activities in Union and Snyder Counties included a trip to the Selinsgrove Airport. The children toured the airport and met the pilots, sat on the wing of the plane and in the pilot’s seat, and learned about how planes fly.  


Mifflin County Centers Celebrate WOYC

SUM Child Development, Inc.’s centers in Mifflin County celebrated this year’s “Week of the Young Child (WOYC)” April 22–28, by offering a variety of activities for the children and families we serve. McVeytown Head Start’s classes celebrated with a family day that focused on the theme “We Learn as We Grow.” The day started with breakfast with center families. The bus arrived, and everyone
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