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The Coalition for Children Newsletter
Dec. 2nd is National Special Education Day!
Special Education Day marks the anniversary of our nation’s first federal special education law, the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). IDEA made education available to all American children. This day honors the progress that has been made in special education and we will celebrate all month long!
Play & Learn Groups: New Session Starts January 6th!
Full STEAM Ahead: Weather Watchers
10:30am Saturday, Dec. 1st
Mashpee Public Library
Explore wind, clouds, sun, rain, and the water cycle with hands-on activities designed for ages 4-8 years. Click for details
Holiday Open House Party
9:30am Thursday, Dec. 6th
Falmouth Administration Building
Sing, wiggle, play, & nibble with Nancy during this fun holiday celebration! All ages welcome. Click for details
Intergenerational Holiday Hop
10am Monday, Dec. 10th
JML Care Center
Join Tones in Motion and the residents of the JML Care Center for a musical celebration of the holidays!Click for details
Enjoy holiday stories, festive carols, crazy pajamas, and reading fun! All ages welcome.Click for details
Simple Celebrations: Crafty Time!
10:30am Friday, Dec. 21st
Falmouth Public Library
Create holiday memories with Miss Norina! Simple holiday crafts for ages 18 months - 5 years. Click for details
Caring Santa On December 2nd, children with special needs and their families will have the opportunity to visit with Santa and have their photo taken with him at the Cape Cod Mall. Click here for more info
Autism-Friendly Holiday Family Night On December 4th, Portside Tavern in Hyannis will close to the public to offer families a sensory-sensitive environment to eat out together, meet Santa, and take photos with Santa in a private room. TO reserve your table call the Portside Tavern (508) 534-9600 or click here.
Do you have a holiday event you want to share here? Email us!
New 8-week parenting class "The First Five Years" starts January 22nd with childcare and light dinner included. Parents will meet at the John Wesley United Methodist Church at 5:30 for dinner, followed by the class at 6:00pm and wrapping up by 7:30 pm so the kids can get to bed! There is no cost for families, but space is limited. To sign up, call (508) 548 0151 x 172 or email Tina.
The Coalition for Children is funded by Falmouth’s Coordinated Family & Community Engagement (CFCE) grant. We provide FREE education and support programs for families with children birth to school age.