What’s new at the GCCF?

Get Ready for Fall Kindergarten Registration
If your child will be 5 by September 1, bring them to the Gladstone Center for Children & Families March 19 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The March into Kindergarten event includes a classroom visit, a school bus ride, and registration information. Questions? Call Heidi at 503.496.3939.

GCCF Celebrates 10 Years!
10 years ago, Gladstone Schools transformed the former Danielson’s grocery store into a state-of-the-art early childhood center to provide preschool, kindergarten, and services for families. This month, we celebrate 10 years of success.

GCCF offers 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 [GCCF]. 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.