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Bring a Friend to Flance Play Date

Hey Flance Families and Friends!

On Saturday, April 22, we will hosting "Bring a Friend to Flance Play Date" to celebrate our new playground.

Bring a Friend to Flance Play Date
Saturday, April 22, 2017
10:00am to 12:00pm
Flance Early Learning Center

Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bring-a-friend-play-date-at-flance-tickets-33090572794?aff=es2

This event is free and open to the public. We hope to see you at our celebration!

 

Flance Family Meeting: April 2017

Hey Flance Families,

Our next Family Meeting is hosted by Parents as Teachers with guest speakers from Prosperity Connection and Mental Health America of Eastern Missouri.

Flance Family Meeting: April 2017
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Flance Early Learning Center

We hope you can join us!

Flance Student Art Fair - April 2017

Hey Families and Friends!

We hosted our first Flance Art Fair on Friday, April 7, 2017 with help from our Arts Enrichment Specialist, a few volunteers, and our teachers at Flance. We greatly appreciate their hard work!

Below is some selected photos from the Art Fair.
For more photographs, please see our Facebook album:https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1002661469864712.1073741855.411600145637517&type=1&l=4263008138

Student Art Fair: Friday, April 7, 2017

Hey Flance Families!

We are hosting our first Student Art Fair with our Arts Enrichment Specialist Damaris Reed (from SIUE). The art fair will be featuring artwork from all the students at Flance.

Student Art Fair
Friday, April 7, 2017
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Flance Early Learning Center

We hope you can join us!
 

Dr. Seuss Day: Classroom Celebrations

On Thursday, March 2nd is Dr. Seuss's birthday, a day that nationally many families and schools celebrate the literary works of Dr. Seuss. At Flance, many of our classrooms celebrated Dr. Seuss through projects and readings. And one of our Ready Readers (http://readyreaders.org/) volunteer read one of Dr. Seuss's books to our preschoolers on March 2nd.

Check out some selected photos from Dr. Seuss Day at Flance below.

Friendship Celebration 2017

Hey Flance Families,

For those that missed our "Friendship Celebration", please check out our Facebook album for some selected photos of the event. Please visit: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.965726220224904.1073741849.411600145637517&type=1&l=458481d2e2

Flance Family Meeting: February 2017

Family Meeting February 2017

Hey Flance Families,

Mark your calendars for our next Flance Family Meeting on Tuesday, February 28th at 4 pm. Parents as Teachers (PAT) is hosting the meeting again. And we will have a guest speaker from Operation Food Seach.

Flance Family Meeting: February 2017
Date: February 28, 2017
When: 4:00 pm
Where: Community Room at Flance Early Learning Center

We hope to see you there!

Friendship Celebration

Friendship Celebration

Hey Flance Families,

Come join us for light refreshments and classroom celebrations for our Friendship Celebration.

Friendship Celebration
When: Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Time: 3:00pm (snacktime)
Where: Your child's classroom

We hope to see you then!

KMOV Feature

On Wednesday, January 18, 2017, KMOV interviewed on our of toddler teachers, Jessica Mopkins. As a teacher, parent, and community member surrounding Flance, we think you will enjoy Jessica's story about Flance.

And a huge THANK YOU to our partner Urban Strategies for supporting Flance, the community, and our families at Flance. 

Head Start/Early Head Start Parent Meeting

Parent Meetings 2017

Hey Flance Families,

Our first Head Start/Early Head Start Parent Meeting of 2017 is featuring a guest speaker from Parents as Teachers, Donna Givens. We will be discussing early childhood development. Please note dinner will be provided.

Family Meeting
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
5:00 - 6:00pm
Community Room @ Flance
Register in your child's classroom

MLK Day of Service Family Resource Fair

MLK Day of Serivice

Greetings Flance Families and Friends,

Don't miss this family event!

MLK Day of Service Family Resource Fair
Monday, January 16, 2017
11:00am - 2:00pm
Innovative Concept Academy
1927 Cass Ave, St. Louis, MO 63107
 

Holiday Closing Schedule

Hello Flance Families and Friends,

Just a friendly reminder that Flance will be closed the following days:

  • Monday, December 26, 2016 (Observance of Christmas)
  • Monday, January 3, 2017 (Observance of New Years)

HOSCO: Last Cooking & Gardening Class of 2016

Greetings Flance Families,

This Wednesday, December 14, 2016 will be HOSCO's Last Gardening and Cooking Classes for 2016.

HOSCO: Last Gardening Class of 2016
When: Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time: 10:00-11:00am
Where: Flance Early Learning Center

HOSCO: Last Cooking Class of 2016
When: Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time: 5:00-6:00pm
Where: Flance Early Learning Center
 

HOSCO: CSA Program Rescheduled Pick-Up

CSA Reschedule

For those who already signed up, the CSA Program Pick-Up has been rescheduled.

CSA Program: Rescheduled Pick-Up
Thursday, December 8th, 2016
11:30am - 5:30pm

We are sorry for the inconvenience and delay.

Flance's 3rd Annual Thanksgiving Luncheon

Hello Flance Families and Friends,

Please join Flance's 3rd Annual Thanksgiving Luncheon on Wednesday, November 23rd. We hope that you join in the festivities and food!

Thanksgiving Luncheon
Date: Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Time: 11:30am - 1:30pm
Where: Flance Early Learning Center

Check Out Our Fall Festival

Hey Flance Families,

For those that missed our annual Fall Festival, please check out our Facebook photo album for some selected photos from the event. Please visit: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.900134313450762.1073741845.411600145637517&type=1&l=60ad186823

Apples and Lasagna? It must be Urban Harvest STL!

A HUGE THANK YOU TO Urban Harvest STL for their generosity.

Earlier this week, Brett with Urban Harvest STL donated organic apples for our children and staff at Flance Early Learning Center. Our chef Ms. Lorena baked a 'green lasagna' using harvest greens from our community garden ran by Urban Harvest STL.