Community Events This Week
Fri, Nov 30 11:43am
PS107

Families - We have some interesting and educational events taking place in our community in the next couple of weeks. See below and attached for more information:

 

Sunday, December 2nd

CHESS TOURNAMENT AT PS 10!!

Do you have children who love to play chess? Do they want to play in a tournament? Spend the day in South Slope Brooklyn playing Chess on Sunday, Dec 2, 2018.

PS 10

511 7th Avenue

If your child knows how to play and wants to compete, there is group for them. Kindergarten to 12th grade! The players schedule is organized by rating and if this is the child's first time - the rating system groups the kids in the beginner group. There is a lot more information on the registration form! 

Register HERE

 

 

Tuesday, December 4th

CHOOSING ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNER (ELL) PROGRAMS

PS 230

425 McDonald Avenue

6:30PM

Decide what is best for your child and your family. Find out about these programs:

Dual Language

Transitional Bilingual

Full Immersion

 

Tuesday, December 4th

CITYWIDE COUNCIL OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS PRESENTS: STEM AND ELLS

Tweed Courthouse

52 Chambers Street, 2nd Floor Conference Room

6:15PM

 

Wednesday, December 5th

RAISING RESILIENCE: THE WISDOM AND SCIENCE OF HAPPY FAMILIES AND THRIVING CHILDREN

PS 321

180 7th Avenue

6:30PM

A growing body of research supports the idea that practicing generosity, kindness, honesty, determination, and patience leads to resilience and happiness. With his expertise in mindfulness and psychology, Dr. Christopher Willard PSYD, offers a profound exploration of how to cultivate a mindful family amidst the chaos of our modern world, planting compassionate and wise seeds for our children and our future.

 

RSVP here ($5 suggested donation)

Open to the public, free childcare for school-aged children

 

GIRLS LEADERSHIP ORGANIZATION SURVEY

The Brooklyn New School (BNS) and Brooklyn Collaborative Studies (BCS) hosted a seminar on October 23rd called Raising Resilient Girls by Girls Leadership Organization.  This organization has received great feedback and high interest in the various workshops.
 
Girls Leadership Organization intends to host a few of the associated Girl & Guardian workshops at BNS/BCS some time in the New Year.  Below is a survey to gauge the interest by age, month, day, etc.  Girls Leadership Organization will reach out to interested parties directly.