Community Events Blast. Children Services Council July 6, 2020

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To have your resource/event included, please e-mail at least 2 weeks in advance, a high-resolution PDF file ONLY, (no JPEG) or a link to the landing page to Alexia Bridges at abridges@cscbroward.org
COMMUNITY NEWS BLAST
Broward County Public Schools: School Reopening on August 19
Broward County Public Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie details updated plans regarding school reopening on August 19, recognizes our National Merit Scholarship winners and shares an inspiring message sent to BCPS graduates from Dwayne Johnson in response to a letter he received from Pompano Beach High School senior Lorraine Angelakos.
SUMMER IS HERE!
KIDS’ CORNER
We know there is a lot going on now upending most families’ routines. That’s why the Children’s Services Council is happy to share some fun, FREE activities to do at home as a family to continue learning and inspire imagination while school is out for the summer!
Summer BreakSpot provides FREE grab and go meals to kids and teens while schools are closed.
THE READING NOOK
Wonder. Imagination. Exploration. Who knows what’s in store! Check out some providers offering story time and so much more!

Help us celebrate GLR Week in Florida by learning, sharing, and planning to support literacy efforts across Florida.

Florida Grade-Level Reading Campaign is thrilled to announce our schedule of virtual activities planned for GLR Week, July 13-17, 2020. We hope you can join us as we share, learn, and plan for third grade reading success!
Tuesday, July 14th: 10am – Noon (EDT)
FGLRC – Achieving Third Grade Reading Proficiency: Early Learning Interventions & Resources for Students, Parents & Providers
Wednesday, July 15th: 1 2pm (EDT)
Supporting Literacy in School-Age Programs
Thursday, July 16th: 3:30 4:30pm (EDT)
No Small Matter Documentary Screening & Discussion
Friday, July 17th: Announcement of Florida GLR Communities receiving Pacesetter Honors
CENSUS 2020! HAVE YOU MADE IT COUNT?
  • League of Women Voters: The Broward League has an ambitious schedule of online candidate forums continuing through the end of July. All forums begin at 7 p.m. livestreamed on the League’s Facebook page.
COVID-19: TESTING, UPDATES, AND MORE
CSC BROWARD
TRAININGS
#CSCBrowardTrains
CSC has launched online training! Log onto the Training Website for our current online offerings. Join the Mailing List (bottom of the page) to be informed each week of the latest topics scheduled. https://training.cscbroward.org
COMMUNITY PARTNERS’ CORNER
CSC Statement on Systemic Racism and Violence Against Black People
The Children’s Services Council (CSC) of Broward County condemns racism and stands with the families and children hurt by violent and systemic racist acts.
Every day we see evidence of the ways Broward’s children and families are deeply impacted and traumatized by systemic and institutional racism as well as violence against Black people.
FEATURE YOUR RESOURCES
CSC Broward is pleased to share child and family-related information, including funding opportunities. Please contact the sponsoring organizations directly for more info. Resources/events in the blast are listed free of charge and, unless sponsored by the CSC, should not be considered as endorsements.
To have your resource/event included, please e-mail at least 2 weeks in advance, a high-resolution PDF file ONLY, (no JPEG) or a link to the landing page to Alexia Bridges at abridges@cscbroward.org
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