The Women, Infants, & Children program [WIC] has opened a new office in the GCCF. The program provides food vouchers to pregnant women, new moms, and children. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on designated days. Appointments: call 503.655.8476.
Free classes help parents with every age
Come for monthly drop-in classes at the GCCF on Thursday evenings from September through June. Free dinner and childcare are provided. To register, contact Chelsea Hamilton at 503.367.9116.
• Beautiful Babies: For parents of children under 12 months old, this class meets first Thursdays from 6 to 8 p.m.
• Terrific Toddlers: For parents of children age 1, 2, or 3, this class meets second Thursdays from 6 to 8 p.m.
• Growing Up: For parents of children age 3 to 6, this class meets third Thursdays from 6 to 8 p.m.
Food Pantry open Thursdays & Saturdays Families can select free food once a week. The facility is open Thursdays from 3 to 7 p.m. & Saturdays from 10 a.m. to noon behind Gladstone High hear the greenhouse off Nelson Lane.
Save time — eat breakfast at school!
Tired of the morning rush? Have your child eat breakfast at school. Students eligible for free lunch can get free breakfast, too. For others, the cost is just $1.40.
February auction to benefit Gladstone kids
To raise funds for education and youth programs, the Gladstone Education Foundation plans an auction and dinner on Saturday, February 20, at the Clackamas County Fairgrounds. For event sponsorship, auction item donation, or to purchase tickets, call Tammy Tracy at 503.655.2777.