Smart Start Week – April 23-27

Outdoor Learning Environmnent/STEM Activities Smart Start Week

April 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Hoke County Partnership for Children and Families, 1089 East Central Avenue
Raeford, NC 28387 United States 
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Visit our backyard at 1089 East Central Avenue to celebrate Smart Start Week! On Monday, enjoy the outdoors, explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math with your children. Learn how to create learning experiences for children…

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Books are FUN! – Smart Start Week

April 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Hoke County Partnership for Children and Families, 1089 East Central Avenue
Raeford, NC 28387 United States 
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Books are fun! Celebrate Smart Start week with us in our beautiful backyard! Today we’ll be enjoying the magic of books, imagination, storytelling, and dramatic play! Appropriate for ages 2-5

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Music! Movement! Dance! – Smart Start Week

April 25 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Hoke County Partnership for Children and Families, 1089 East Central Avenue
Raeford, NC 28387 United States 
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Get your dance on! Celebrate Wednesday of Smart Start Week with us! Make and play your own instruments, move to the music, and join our parade! Appropriate for ages 2-5

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Keep Me Safe – Smart Start Week

April 26 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Hoke County Partnership for Children and Families, 1089 East Central Avenue
Raeford, NC 28387 United States 
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Come and meet the people who keep you safe! Firefighters, Police officers and lots of other community helpers will be on hand to greet children and have a good time.

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Let’s Get Messy!!

April 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Hoke County Partnership for Children and Families, 1089 East Central Avenue
Raeford, NC 28387 United States 
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Children love to get messy! Make mudpies!  Play with sand, water, and lots of other fun, messy stuff! For this one, we suggest bringing a change of clothes!

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Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library News!


Dolly Parton will dedicate her Imagination Library’s 100 Millionth Book to the Library of Congress on Tuesday, February 27, 2018, at 10 a.m. Eastern.

On Feb. 27, Dolly Parton will join Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden for a very special dedication of the Imagination Library’s 100 Millionth Book to the Library of Congress collection. The program will begin at 10 a.m. and will be streamed live on both YouTube and Facebook. Viewers can also expect to hear about an exciting collaboration between Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library and the Library of Congress.