Acme, Carbon, Linden, Three Hills and Trochu
Free Programs for Parents and Caregivers focusing on children 0-6
Last day of regular programming March 13
REGISTER NOW!! Celebrate 15 Years of Parent Link
MAD SCIENCE – FIRE & ICE
Three Hills Memorial Arena – Encana Room
March 13, 11:00am-1:45pm
Join us for a spectacular science show complete with a Mad Scientist, amazing crafts, and fun activities! For ages 4-12years (siblings welcome!).
February 29, 2020, 2:00 pm
LINDEN CULTURAL CENTRE
April 4, 2020, 10:00 am
KNEEHILL FCSS BUILDING
Please call to register!
Trochu Play - MONDAYS
Mondays, 10:00-11:30am NOTE: No program on Family Day
Have fun with free play, songs, family activities!
Linden Little Explorers - WEDNESDAYS - Note Change!!!
Linden Cultural Centre attached to Linden School
Free Play, rhymes and storytime - stay tuned to Kneehill Parents and Tots on Facebook for special themes.
Stay and Play - Three Hills - FRIDAYS
Three Hills Community Hall
10:00-11:30am - Last Regular program is March 6
Be sure to register for Mad Science on March 13
Free Play first half, craft stories, songs and rhymes second half.
Ages and Stages checklist
Fill out a free and confidential Ages and Stages Questionnaire and we will contact you with the results. When you fill out the ASQ & ASQ-SE forms, receive a FREE $10 grocery gift card. Click the Ages and Stages Checklist Online Tab above to begin.
Only available until March 1, 2020
Pick up some of our many books and videos on common parenting challenges from our borrowing cupboard in the Three Hills Provincial Building - ask Courtney or Mariah for help signing out.
779 2nd Street, Three Hills, AB, T0M 2A0
Open 9:00am-12:00pm - 1:00pm-4:00pm
Mondays to Fridays except for Statutory Holidays.
Kneehill & Morrin Family Coach: Mariah Bates
For the most up-to-date information, make sure you follow us on Facebook!
Other Local Programs
Kneehill Community Resource Program (KCRP)
Provides social and emotional support to youth, families and other community members Develops, promotes and coordinates preventative, family and personal wellness sessions for schools and the community.
Contact 403-443-3800 for more information or visit http://www.krfcss.com
Every FRIDAY and SUNDAY
Is Healthy Families for you or someone you know?
Would you like support in your home for?
• Child development
• Community Resources
• Referrals to other supports
Program is free and voluntary. Contact through the main office in Olds 1-866-556-4122 or Lisa Sauve (program coordinator) 1-403-586-0665.
For Hanna, Drumheller, Starland County, Kneehill County, Didsbury, Carstairs, Cremona and Mountain View County, Wheatland County, East Rocky View County, Chestermere and surrounding rural areas.
Children's Rehabilitation Services
2:00–5:00 pm 2nd Thursday of every Month
Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy & Speech/Language
For more info call 1-866-420-7986
No appointments necessary!
Do you have questions or want to learn more about how your child:
*speaks, moves and/or hears, your child's printing, colouring, cutting, follows directions, feeding, eating solids, picky eating, interacts with others, toiletting or dressing or any other questions of concerns about your preschool or school aged child's development? This is a no pressure opportunity to talk with a specialist.
1000 Books Before Kindergarten
Did you know that you can boost resiliency and success simply by reading with your child?
Avaliable at your local library. The concept is simple, the rewards are priceless. Read a book (any book) to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. The goal is to have read 1,000 books before your precious one starts kindergarten (repeats count!).
This FREE program is brought to you by 1000 Books Foundation, Golden Prairie Parent LINK your local Library. Talk to a librarian or Angela for more details.
Leapfrogs and Tadpoles (Ages 3-5)
Wednesdays 10:30-11:30 am, September to May
This program is a drop-in Parent and Child program. Children must have a grown-up (such as a parent, grandparent or caregiver) participate with them.
Kneehill Area Playschools
Acme Playschool Association
Call: Judy Bridges, 403-546-3119
Carbon Playschool - Carbon School
Call: Carla Beirnes, 403-830-6931
Prairie Christian Academy Playschool
Call: Pat Massey, 403-443-5511
Three Hills Playschool
Call: Alisa Kolenosky, 403-415-5785
Call: Randi Hogg, 403-391-6639