Long Beach Kids
From music and art to sports and games to swimming and sailing, youth can move and groove all summer long in Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine day camps.
Westerly School’s dedicated leadership class and the energetic children from Precious Lamb Preschool got together for a day of inspiration and motivation by way of a traveling career day.
Mr. Brett Minter’s six sophomore religion classes from St. Anthony High School took it upon themselves to “ walk the walk and talk the talk” by actually taking action and helping others.
In some of Long Beach’s poorest areas, children come to school on Mondays so hungry that they cannot concentrate on learning. These kids benefit from weekday in-school breakfast and lunch programs; but over the weekends, meals are scarce and Mondays can’t come soon enough.
Reflective parenting is much more than just the “newest” parenting fad or buzzword. It’s the result of ground breaking research in child development and the study of neurobiology of the developing mind.
The Queen Mary welcomes back the West Coast BBQ Classic for an afternoon of finger lickin’ food for the whole family on Saturday, May 10 from 11 a.m.
The 13th-annual National Elementary School Spelling Bee is at 2 p.m., and the 9th-annual National Adult Spelling Bee is at 4:30 p.m. this Sun., Mar.
Rancho Los Cerritos Historic Site announces an afternoon of good old-fashioned fun for children on Saturday, March 1, 2014. Children will explore their creative side at “Lovely Lavender,” a free Creation Station craft workshop perfect for kids ages 6-10 years old.
Designed to raise awareness and collect oral care products for at- risk children and teens, the America’s ToothFairy Smile Drive will be held this February, National Children’s Dental Health Month.
Dignity Health/St. Mary Medical Center and Two Local Schools Participate in The Great Kindness Challenge
Students at Jane Addams Elementary School and David Starr Jordan High School, in conjunction with St. Mary Medical Center, will participate in The Great Kindness Challenge starting Monday and running through Friday.