WHEN: Saturday, April 9th, 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
WHERE: MDC Homestead Campus, Central Lawn, 500 College Terrace, Homestead, FL 33030
COST: The event is FREE and open to the public.
Miami Dade College's (MDC) Homestead Campus and the School of Education invite the community to celebrate the Day of the Young Child, Saturday, April 9th, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., at the Homestead Campus. Children and families will enjoy a host of early-childhood educational activities with a focus on the mental, physical, and emotional development of children from birth to eight years of age. Health and nutritional resources will also be made available.
This year's theme is A Time to Discover.
"We are proud to host the Day of the Young Child to emphasize the importance of early childhood development," said Dr. Jeanne F. Jacobs, President of the Miami Dade College Homestead Campus. "The early childhood education program at Miami Dade College provides excellent classroom and practical experience, educating our students to become great teachers that make a positive impact on young children."
In honor and memory of the event’s founder, the Beverly Tate Scholarship will be presented for the third time at this event. The scholarship will be awarded to a student majoring in education.
For more information, contact Campus Director Learning Resources Lindsay Schriftman at 305-237-5245.
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