Families Events

03/05/2015- Iowa Farm to School Workshop
An opportunity to meet with other schools, food service, farmers and champions on best practices for Farm to School.

03/05/2015- Low Income Tax Preparation
Free tax preparation is available for low to moderate income wage earners. Please call 641-530-3308 or 641-512-0650 to make an appointment. No walk-ins.

03/05/2015- Pick a Better Snack & ACT
2nd grade students participate in monthly lessons which expand healthy food choices and ways to increase physical activity. Our goal is to encourage fruit and vegetable choices for snacks and promote physical activity.

03/05/2015- Prosper Meeting
The selected programs are provided by county extension educators in partnership with public school staff. PROSPER succeeds because it is community driven and grounded in science. PROSPER, an abbreviation for PROmoting School-community-university Partnerships to Enhance Resilience. Through these partnerships, schools and communities are able to sele

03/05/2015- Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA)
Free tax preparation available by appointment only.

03/05/2015- Family Storyteller
Family Storyteller is a program designed to train parents/guardians in literacy development to build skills in their preschool children.

03/05/2015- Juntos: Together for a Better Education
A six session interactive workshop series, Juntos brings together Latino parents and youth, school staff, and community partners to promote high school graduation among Latino youth and explore possible paths to higher education.

03/05/2015- Juntos: Together for a Better Education
A six session interactive workshop series, Juntos brings together Latino parents and youth, school staff, and community partners to promote high school graduation among Latino youth and explore possible paths to higher education.

03/05/2015- Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth Ages 10-14
During the first hour of the weekly sessions, parent and youth are separated. As adults discuss problem solving approaches, effective communication and using loving methods to set limits for their son or daughter, youth will engage in topics of how to deal with stress, set goals and handle peer pressure. In the second hour, families unite and inter

03/05/2015- Better Kid Care: Music for the Non-Musical
During this presentation, participants will discover easy to make instruments, learn songs for non-singers and gather different activities for bad weather days. Curriculum developed by Penn State University.