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Month: September 2011

Pajama Rides!

September 29, 2011
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My parents were very conservative and raised both my brother and myself to be very aware of finances and learn what necessities are opposed to a frivolous purchase. I thank them for that in this economy. My children aren’t as aware of the economic hardships parents are enduring and can’t understand that the toy, special…

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St. James Court Art Show

September 27, 2011
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Support 4-C while attending the St. James Court Art Show. Do you know that you can park in our lot on 2nd street, between Oak and Ormsby, at a competitive rate? We’re only 2 blocks away. Art Show Dates: September 30th October 1st [10-6] & October 2nd [10-5] For more information about the show visit…

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Those Were the Days

September 22, 2011
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Remember when cartoons were simple, non-violent, and funny? Remember reading with your child and it was simple and fun? Two of the best books from  my childhood  memory are: A Child’s Garden of Verses, by Robert Louis Stevenson, and what I believe is Dr Seuss’ first book ever, If I Ran the Circus.  A Child’s…

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Training Opportunities Sponsored by the Jefferson County Community Early Childhood Council

September 20, 2011
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The Jefferson County Community Early Childhood Council will be sponsoring a series of 3-hour trainings at 4-C in order to bring them to you for a low cost of $10 per participant per training! You can register for these trainings online (click above on “Register for Training”) or by clicking on this link (Training Opportunities sponsored…

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Ready or Not

September 15, 2011
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A recent study by Applied Survey Research links poor 3rd grade math and language test scores to high absenteeism in kindergarten and 1st grade. The findings suggest that frequent absenteeism (more than 6/year) may erase a child’s readiness for school.   Read the article…

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Baby Talk:a lecture series for parents and caregivers

September 14, 2011
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The Louisville Science Center is offering a series of free events called Baby Talk that will run from September through December. These discussions are for parents, grandparents and caregivers on the growth and development of young children. Topics range from nutrition and tips on how to make your own baby food to the importance of mental and…

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Great Trade In Event

September 9, 2011
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The “Great Trade-In” Event at Babies“R”Us and Toys“R”Us Stores Nationwide   From Friday, August 26 through Sunday, September 18, Babies“R”Us and Toys“R”Us stores nationwide are holding the “Great Trade-In” event, urging customers to trade-in any used cribs, car seats, bassinets, strollers, travel systems, play yards, high chairs, walkers, swings, bouncers, entertainers or kids’ beds in…

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