Entries by Eva Simonsson

Puppets & Communication – recap

We had fun with puppets last week – puppet play, story time and make your own finger puppets and paper bag puppets! Did you know that talking through or with puppets motivates communication? This is especially important for young toddlers who have learned their first words but are not yet able to communicate their needs […]

Join us for Puppets and Communication on March 15th, 1-3 PM

Join us for our next session of Community Connections to Early Learning Activity.  It’s free, it’s fun and materials will be provided for children to make their own puppets. Please note, these activities are appropriate for children ages 0-5 and usually draw a crowd so we have secured the  Napa Valley Community Foundation-Community Conference Center (next […]

Active Minds Learning Celebration

We are so proud of these families who just completed the Active Minds class and had their learning celebration. Parents were empowered with new tools to engage with their children (ages 2-3) to support their growth and development. Some of these children have older siblings who went through the program – great to see the […]

We had a great family literacy night with The Very Hungry Caterpillar!

More than 50 budding readers and scientists along with their parents and caregivers enjoyed an evening of arts and crafts based on The Very Hungry Caterpillar, story time, viewing live caterpillars up close and learning about the life cycle of a caterpillar. Families went home with their very own copy of the popular book by […]