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9th Annual Children's Festival

Over 350 people took part in Delaware Opportunities Inc. 9th Annual Children’s Festival on June 28th.  The theme was “A Moving Child is a Learning Child”.  Both children aged 6 weeks to 10 years old, and caregivers, had fun taking part in the various activities that were offered.
Parents, child care providers and teachers went home with many ideas on creative ways to keep children moving and learning.  A few of the activities were using birdseed for a sensory table; playing with paths and ramps; sculpting with sand foam; and creating an obstacle course.

Head Start Recruitment 2017-2018

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Delaware Opportunities Head Start is currently recruiting children who will be 3 or 4 for the 2017-2018 school year.  Centers are geographically dispersed through the county.  Transportation is available for most enrolled children.  Families must generally meet low income guidelines; however, 10% of children can be served regardless of income.  

Volunteer Drivers Needed

Delaware Opportunities is recruiting volunteers to assist with the delivery of meals from six senior dining centers to homebound elderly. Reimbursement for privately owned vehicles at 54 cents per mile is available. Ideally, a club or civic group is needed ...