What’s Going On?The fifth annual First Steps carnival was a great success. We were able to donate $615.00 to Charles Hall Youth Services and best of all–the kids had a great time!!! Raffles Prize winners were Beckett Ihmels–Yearly Supply Fee, Maggie Arthurs–Parents Night Out, Karen Shipman–Grace Quick Photography Session, Gavin Spooner–Holiday Wreath, Veronica Hoffert–The Giving Tree Book, Arielle Cherney–Blanket, Arielle Cherney–David Shannon Books, Isaac Hager–Guess How Many Tub #1 (He guessed 191–actual number 194) and Brooklynn Roemmich–Guess How Many Tub #2 (She guessed 137–actual number 163. A special thanks to Elizabeth Brendel for organizing the carnival and all the staff who helped-Shannon Callaway, Mcakinzie Callaway, Lisa Dirk & her daughter Bailey, Jeff Jung, Sara Ornales, Paighton Volk, Amanda Jahner, Nicole Unruh, Kira Schemmel, Kristin Freuer, Nina Dionne, Katelyn Miller, Lyndsey Suko & her daughter Aubrie, Camelle Sorenson and her son Reed, And a special thanks to Rhonda, Bobbi & Jesse Rohdefrom Charles Hall Youth Services as well as Cara Doll, Anna Roaldson and Callie Stoneceher from the Bismarck High Key Club.
We hope you have a wonderful Easter holiday with your family. First Steps is open both Good Friday and Easter Monday. Please let your director know if there will be a change in schedule for your child.
April 8 to April 12 is the Week of the Young Child. We will celebrate by doing special activities each day. Watch for the post about those activities. It's going to be a fun week!
Today we celebrate the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. Please let your director know of any changes in your child's schedule. The Bismarck and Mandan Public Schools will not be in session so let us know if your school age child will be at day care all day.