• Please check out this great opportunity for LGBTQIA families. 

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    If you didn't get to stop by the Lawrence Public Library on Sunday, March 1st at 3:00 for your FREE copy of Front Desk the RAL (Read Across Lawrence) book this Spring you can still stop by and pick one up while they last!  Check out their website for activities that will go along with this reading event. -The Lawrence Public Library is closed for the time being due to COVID-19, but access their website for many online options. 

     

    SCHOOL BUS SAFETY POSTER CONTEST

    The 2020 School Bus Safety Poster Contest rules/guidelines have been announced. The contest is co-sponsored by the KSDE School Bus Safety Unit and the Kansas State Pupil Transportation Association. Please direct questions to Melissa at mostermeyer@ksde.org.

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     Click HERE for some fun ideas for families to do this winter through Lawrence Parks and Rec. 

    FREE STEM RESOURCES
    KU offers free STEM activities on Saturdays (about twice a month). These are geared toward different age groups (1-3, 4-5, 6-8, 9-12). Some cater to girls only. This is a fantastic opportunity for students and families in our district. Check them out on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/sparkatku/about/?ref=page_internal.  

     

     

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     There is also a peer modeling program available through LPS. Please click here for more information. 

     

    Boys & Girls Club of Schwegler:

    For Enrollment 2019-2020

    Register online through the Parent Portal

    Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence website: www.bgclk.org

    Parent Portal Link: membership.bgclk.org 

    *There is a required Parent Portal paperwork packet that must be turned in before your student can start.

    Check back in August for fall enrollment information. 

     
     

     

     
    Loving Paws Program

    Lawrence Public Library – Tail Wagging Readers

    Attention students in grades K-5: Starting at 10:30 am on select Saturdays you can come read out loud to registered therapy dogs from Loving Paws Animal Therapy. This is a great way to practice reading and build reading confidence with a warm furry friend. Bring a book from home or choose one at the library. The dogs will be at the library on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays, in the Readers’ Theater. Register for a 15- minute reading slot at the Children’s Desk or at 785-843-3833. Click on the following link to get more information and to see available times.
    http://lovingpawstherapy.org/lawrence-public-library-tail-wagging-readers/ 
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    You can also check out the Lawrence Journal World, the Lawrence Public Library website, The Lawrence Art Center or Parks and Recreation's websites for other events and activities throughout the year. 
     

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