GESD FAMILY RESOURCE CENTERS: STRENGTHENING FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN AGES BIRTH TO FIVE YEARS THROUGH PREVENTION, INTERVENTION AND EDUCATION
Everyday life is a learning experience for children. The Glendale Elementary School District Family Resource Centers explore ways to turn everyday moments into fun learning opportunities. Children are eager to connect with the adults in their lives. Through these relationships, children gain the confidence and security they need to learn.
Through the GESD Family Resource Centers, parents can participate in:
- Parent/Child literacy classes
- Parent Workshops
- Structured Play
- Health and Nutrition Programs
- Child Development Programs
Resource and Referral Information:
- Oral Health
- Mental Health
- AHCCCS/SNAP application assistance (coming soon)
- Emergency food, housing, utility assistance
June Classes - Registration is REQUIRED!
See JULY registrations below!
Raising a Reader - Begins Tuesday, June 1st @ 10am (8 week class)
THIS CLASS IS FULL AT THIS TIME. IF STILL INTERESTED, PLEASE CALL 623-237-7364 TO BE PUT ON A WAITING LIST.
Fun with STEM - Monday, June 21st @ 10am & 1pm
Fun building/math activities with your child!
Mad Science - Tuesday, June 22nd @ 1pm
Fun with Crafts - Wednesday, June 23rd @ 10am & 1pm
Musical Storytime with Mr. Paul - Thursday, June 24th @ 10am
Storytime with Sign Language - Monday, June 28th @ 10am
Storytime: 4th of July Theme - Wednesday, June 30th @ 9:30am & 1pm
Story and crafts to celebrate July 4th!
JULY CLASSES - REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Canvas Painting: Thursday, July 1 (in person & virtual)
Storytime: Wednesday, July 7th (in person & virtual)
MIM (Mini Music Makers): Thursday, July 8th @ 10am (virtual)
Virtual Fieldtrip - Exploring SPACE!: Thursday, July 8th @ 1pm
Movement/Dance Class: Monday, July 12th (in person & virtual)
Zoo to You: Wednesday, July 14th (virtual)
AZ Science Center - Be an Astronaut!: Thursday, July 15th (virtual)
Fun with Crafts: Thursday, July 15th (in person)
Fun with STEM: Monday, July 19th (in person)
Musical Storytime w/ Mr. Paul: Monday, July 19th (virtual)
Field Day - Outdoor Fun: Wednesday July 21 (in person)
Storytime: Thursday, July 22nd (in person & virtual)
At this time, GESD Family Resource Centers will not be physically open to families, but we are providing resources and referrals. We are also providing virtual activities; please see the registration forms.
For more information:
- Call 623-237-7364
- Fill out an Online Referral Request Form
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org