SUMMER NEWSLETTER 2009
Support Center Family Activities
Ballinger Family Support Center
A program of Center for Human Services Open Computer Lab: Monday—Thursday 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Our
computer lab is open for email, internet, homework, or job search.
2200 NE 201st Pl. Ballinger Gardening: The children and families have their garden spaces
Shoreline, WA 98155 now and have planted many vegetables, which are growing very well.
Jamil our Garden Naturalist is available to help with weeding, planting,
Phone: (206) 362-2842 watering and information.
Fax: (206) 631-8964
Play and Learn: A preschool for Caregivers and parents children.
Activities promoting kindergarten readiness and parent Education.
Monday - Thursday
Thursdays 10-12PM Contact Jane Shumway.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Back to School Event: Saturday August 29the 1-3pm Ridgecrest Ele-
4:00p.m. - 5:00 p.m. mentary. Pick up school supplies, get haircuts, food, clothing and fun.
This is a free event. To register Call (206)393-4916 or on line at
ELL (English Language Learning & Citizenship): Is Tuesdays 5-7 pm
It will also be held at the Shoreline Family Center at 17018-15th Avenue
NE in Shoreline. Times: Tuesdays and Thursdays 1-3pm
New: Family Support Blog: Keep up with what is happening at your
local Family Support Center. www.chsfamilysupport.
June 18th Join us to celebrate the blogspot.com
end of our Spring Quarter
another great year at the Ballinger Youth Activities
Family Support Center! We will _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
have the Y, Ballinger Summer Camp Ballinger-July 7-August 13th Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursdays
Camp and preschool sign ups. All from 12:30-4 pm. Enrichment Activities-include Topics: Up In The
families are welcome. Children Sky, Under The Sea, and On Your Feet. Fun Field trips & Lunch Provided.
must be accompanied by a parent BAT Come together to share, exchange ideas and have a good time!
or caregiver! Barbeque & fun Field trips, and Snacks provided Fridays 2-6 pm
Thursday 5-7 pm
activities. Bring food to share Letter from the Editor
We would like to welcome Jane Shumway our new Play and Learn
Resources Facilitator to our Center. Jane has years of experience in the field of
If you need community assistance Early Childhood and Special Needs. We feel fortunate to have her as
please feel to drop by on Mondays part of our staff. I would also like to thank all of our community part-
through Thursdays from 9- ners and volunteers who have helped support our efforts this year.
11:30am and speak to one of our Have a Great Summer!!
Family Support Specialists. Tamara Piwen
Tamara Piwen, Morgan Moore
April, May and June 2009
Family Support Blog
Stay informed about what is Need time to chill out? Need community service hours to
happening new at your local graduate? Want to do service learning projects to get you out into
Family Support Centers the community? All high school students are welcome to join and
experience new and exciting events while learning leadership and
www.chsfamilysupport. teamwork skills.
BAT events will be announced soon! Contact Morgan Moore
(email@example.com) for more information.
Shoreline Parks and Recreation offers teens great
opportunities for Summer events!
July 8 12-6
Camp Ballinger July 22nd 12-6
August 5th Movie Night
Summer Camp at Ballinger August 26th Wild waves
Free Watch for the flyers
Do your children need to have
something to do in the summer Teens must register for each trip. Permission slips are available in the
while still keeping up with their Ballinger Homes Family Support Center. All trips are free!
academics. Sign them up for Contact John De Los Santos Teen Program Assistant for more
summer camp while they keep
learning in a fun way.
Sign ups at The Block party Questions? E-mail Tamara (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Morgan (email@example.com).
Location to be announced