OberlinKids participated in the city of Oberlin's old-fashioned community picnic on Friday, July 27, 2018. The event, held in Tappan Square, featured freshly grilled picnic favorites, free ice cream, a performance from the Dan Zola Orchestra, and Ohio Wheelman performing on antique bicycles.
Ready Set Go received a ton of help labeling, sorting, and organizing over 10,000 donated books as part of a two-part volunteer project on Friday, July 27 and Saturday, July 28.
List of School Supply Drop Off Dates & Locations Below:
8/10 - Elyria Big Lots - 825 Cleveland St, Elyria, OH 44035 - 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ready Set Go is giving pre-kindergarten programs in Elyria a new resource to help them improve the programs and services that they offer to kids in their care.
Oberlin Kids is working to make sure that all of Oberlin's early learners are prepared to succeed in kindergarten and beyond.
Since being announced in 2014, the collaborative has completed over 270 screenings for communication, motor, cognitive, social, and emotional milestones - leading to earlier identification of special needs and improved outcomes. Over 250 adult caregivers - including mothers, fathers, grandparents, and other caring adults - have received services that support child development. The collaborative has also had 350 kids who have received direct services.
Ready Set Go is giving Elyria families with young children another free option to help their early learners prepare for kindergarten.