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Enrollment ends soon for free voluntary pre-kindergarten (VPK) program

Enrollment ends soon for free voluntary pre-kindergarten (VPK) program

Pasco County, Florida -- All children who are four-years-old by September 1 are able to enroll in the Free Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten (VPK) program. 

The Early Learning Coalition of Pasco and Hernando Counties, Inc. is currently enrolling children in the 2013-2014 Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten (VPK) program, free for every Florida four-year-old who turns four years of age on or before September 1st, 2013.

Teen back-to-school Saturday

Teen back-to-school Saturday

Land O' Lakes, Florida -- Saturday, August 10, teens are invited to come celebrate going back to school at The Shops at Wiregrass. 

From 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. there will be games, prizes, back-to-school deals at the shops. 

Don't miss out!

 

Gardening event for kids

Gardening event for kids

Land O'Lakes, Florida -- Gardening for kids Pasco County Extension is offering a free hands-on gardening seminar for children ages 6 and older on August 10.

The event will be from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Land O’ Lakes Community Center at 5401 Land O’ Lakes Blvd.

Propagation of flower and vegetable plants, from seeds and cuttings, will be practiced.

A parent must accompany the child and preregistration is requested.

For information, call Jeanette Hall at (813) 838-0374.

Mr. Tommy will rock the roller rink for Preschool Palooza!

Mr. Tommy will rock the roller rink for Preschool Palooza!

Pasco County, Florida -- The Early Learning Coalition of Pasco and Hernando Counties, Inc. will be hosting Preschool Palooza, a children’s concert featuring Mr. Tommy.

Tommy Girvin aka “Mr. Tommy” is known for his talented guitar work with his 25+ year history as lead guitarist for Eddie Money. Many do not know that Mr. Tommy also enjoys sharing his love of music with children.

Lutz dance theater offers kids and adult classes

Lutz dance theater offers kids and adult classes

Lutz, Florida- There is a great opportunity for kids and adults who love to get their groove on!

Suncoast Dance Theater has a 2013 - 2014 fall schedule on their webite that is sure to fit your interest.

They offer a wide varity oif dance classes from Hip Hop to Ballet and Jazz to Creative Movement.

The dates and time vary but a lot of kid's classes are offered at 5pm Monday thru Friday.

Go ahead and check it out!

Preschool Palooza is almost here and tickets are selling out

Preschool Palooza is almost here and tickets are selling out

Pasco County, Florida -- The Early Learning Coalition of Pasco and Hernando Counties, Inc. will be hosting Preschool Palooza, a children’s concert staring Tommy Girvin aka "Mr. Tommy"

Tommy Girvin aka “Mr. Tommy” has been known for his talented guitar work with his 25+ year history as lead guitarist for, Eddie Money. Many do not know that Mr. Tommy also enjoys sharing his love of music with children.

Start dates for '13-'14 school year in 10 Tampa Bay area counties

Start dates for '13-'14 school year in 10 Tampa Bay area counties

It seems like just  yesterday we were celebrating school's end and summer's start, but time has flown and the first day of the '13-'14 fall semester is not far off!

Here is a list of start dates for the majority of schools in 10 Tampa Bay area counties: