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Not a Box Party July 16

FREE CHILDREN’S EVENTS The Early Literacy Task Force of the Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting free family Not a Box Parties this summer in neighborhood parks from 3 to 5 pm.  The next events will be on … Continue reading

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Funds Available for FY 2017

The Johnson County Empowerment/Early Childhood Iowa Board has funds available for programs that provide support to families with children age 0 through five years old and pregnant women. Purposes of the funds are to ensure that young children are properly … Continue reading

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Johnson County Resource Directory is now available!

Johnson County Social Services Department has developed an online Resource Directory which can be found on their department page on the county website at www.johnson-county.com or at this link.  Johnson County Resource Directory.

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Preschool Scholarships Available for 2015-2016

JCE/ECIA is now accepting applications for the School Ready Scholarship program for 2015-2016.  Click here for a printable application.  SRS App wIncome 2015-2016    

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Bridge Care Program

  FUNDING IS NOT AVAILABLE AT THIS TIME.  THIS PAGE WILL BE UPDATED WHEN FUNDS BECOME AVAILABLE. Johnson County, Iowa – Finding a new job can be a juggling act for lower-income people with children.  They can’t work without child … Continue reading

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Graco car seat recall information

Please check your Graco car seats against the recall linked below.   http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/news/2014/02/5-things-parents-should-know-about-graco-s-car-seat-recall/index.htm 

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Solon Community School District Preschool Registration is open January 12 – 30.

SOLON COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION opens online on Monday, January 12. Children must be registered by JANUARY 30 to be considered for enrollment. Applications will not be accepted prior to January 12. To apply, visit the Lakeview Elementary website athttp://www.solon.k12.ia.us/vnews/display.v/SEC/Lakeview%20Elementary%20School%7CHome or … Continue reading

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Bean Bag Chairs Recalled

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/Two-Deaths-Reported-with-Ace-Bayou-Bean-Bag-Chairs-Recall-Announced/

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