Entries by Eva Simonsson

The Building Blocks of Handwriting

Attention: Parents, caregivers, and child care providers of children ages 0-5 Write Beginnings Occupational Therapy presents: “The Building Blocks of Handwriting”  Please join us for a unique event that will leave you feeling empowered to help the young children in your life improve their fine motor skills and be better prepared for school and beyond! […]

Active Minds Learning Celebration

Another group of parents and children have had their Active Minds learning celebration at a community location.  This time class was help at Von Brandt Neighborhood Center thanks to our partnership with Napa Valley Community Housing. After four weeks of working on an Individual Development Support Plan, parents were recognized for their commitment to their children’s […]

Story Time at the Napa Farmers Market Started on May 1st

Story Time started on May 1st and we had a fun morning with more than 10 children enjoying favorite books such as Goodnight Moon, The Very Hungry Caterpillar and more!  Story Time runs from 9:30 to 10 AM on Tuesdays and Saturdays and we invite you to stay for children’s activities afterward hosted by the Napa […]

Provider Appreciation Night 2018

Every year Community Resources for Children celebrates Napa County child care providers and thanks them for the important work that they do.  At our signature Game Night evening, EleFun was the hit of the party, with many providers wishing they could take the fun game home with them to share with the children. This was closely […]

Announcing CRC’s Annual Provider Appreciation Night

On April 19th we are celebrating all child care providers in Napa County. Providers are invited to enjoy an evening of games, refreshments and fun with friends.  Game Night is back by popular demand and will feature games like Bingo, Connect 4, Hot Potato, Headbands and many more! Wine and food will be provided as […]

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 […]