COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

 

These programs are responsive to the needs of the community

and are created and sustained based on expressed needs from community members themselves.

WORKSHOP WEDNESDAY

Workshop Wednesdays is a program that provides a mixture of structured and unstructured learning opportunities for mothers, fathers, and caregivers. Children under the age of 1 year stay with their parents. Childminding is available.

Times:                 Wednesday's 9:30am to 11:30am 

Timeframe:       January 8 - March 25, 2020

Cost:                     Free

Workshop Wednesday Schedule

 

BREAKFAST CLUB

This free program runs Monday-Friday during the school year from 7:50-8:30am.  It provides children and their families the ability to have a nutritious breakfast before school each morning.  A hot meal is provided each day along with fresh fruit, cereal and toast, bagels or English muffins.

This program is funded through the Children’s Foundation Food and Friends Program who are dedicated to bringing Healthy Food to Hungry Minds along with community donations.

Times:         Monday to Friday from 7:50 am to 8:30 am

When:         During the school year (September to June)

Cost:             Free

COMMUNITY GARDEN

Sign up for 2020 season:  The sign up for Wednesday, April 29, 2020 has been postponed due to the COVID-19 and social distancing rules.  We hope to announce a future date for the 2020 garden season.  

Shelldale Family Gateway provides 46 plots of garden for members of the community to rent out each year for an annual fee of $20.  Soil is prepared each spring by Shelldale Family Gateway and members are responsible for planting, tending, harvesting, watering and weeding their own garden plots.  Plots are rented out on a first come, first served basis.  There is a locked shed adjacent to the garden for storage of tools and supplies.

Time frame:           Available on a first come first serve basis

Cost:                          $20 Annually

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