What’s new at the GCCF?

Kindergarten Calendar Change
The School Board made changes to this year’s school calendar.
• Wednesday, May 8 is now a No School day.

Register now for fall kindergarten
Registration is underway for fall kindergarten classes at the Gladstone Center for Children & Families. To enter kindergarten, children must be age 5 by September 1. For a registration packet, contact Heidi Smith at (503) 496-3939 or email smithh@gladstone.k12.or.us.

GCCF offers free monthly parenting classes
Help is available to parents of children six and under thanks to a series of monthly parenting classes at the Gladstone Center for Children & Families. All classes are free, with free dinner and childcare provided. Each class runs once a month from 6 to 8 p.m. September through June at 18905 Portland Avenue. To register, call Chelsea Hamilton at 503.367.9116 or email ClackamasParenting@gmail.com. Courses include Beautiful Babies [first Thursdays], Terrific Toddlers [second Thursdays], and Growing Up [third Thursdays].

Recreation program offers dance & sports classes!
Gladstone’s community schools program offers low-cost classes and recreation programs for children, teens, and adults. Youth classes range from hip-hop and ballet to martial arts, sports, and driver education.. Adult courses include watercolor and oil painting, yoga, first aid, investing, and Spanish. To register, visit www.gladstone.k12.or.us or call 503.650.2570.