PGCPS recently shared its reopening plan for Fall 2020. We’re sharing links to this draft plan (in English, Spanish and French) as well as a note to let you know that the Board of Education is having a meeting this Thursday to review and approve this draft plan. So, if you’ve got questions, concerns or feedback, now’s the time to share them with your School Board Member(s), Dr. Goldson, your principal and your PTA/O president. Giddy-up!
The University of Maryland’s Arboretum & Botanical Gardens is offering a new program for new parents. For the past year, they’ve offered a popular Walk with an Arborist tour and this year, they’re piloting a new program, Walk with an Arborist…and Your Baby!
Mark your calendar! HY-Swap is happening Saturday, April 6th at the Hyattsville Municipal Building from 12:30 to 2pm! For the uninitiated (a/k/a forthcoming spokesperson!), HY-Swap is a FREE exchange of infant, children’s and maternity clothing, gear and toys, presented by a group of local parents in the spring and fall. The items donated are from the local community, for the local community.
What do you do if you’re new to the area and haven’t yet found your community? Moreover, what if you’re in the sleepless throws of new parenthood and could really use some friendly help deciphering your newborn baby’s cries but you’re feeling isolated and not sure where to start? Well, this post is for you, new parent. Route 1 is the land of bountiful listservs and active playgroups, where folks eager to meet new people and make new friends. Take a look below and get to meeting some new friends and families!
“These early months of your child’s life are critical to the development of healthy and commendable vocabulary. A recent study by the University of MakingYouCrazy found that a child who hears less than 100,000 words per day during the first six months of his or her life will be certain a fate like this charmer […]