Category Archives: Education


Scholastic Summer Reading Program


Scholastic has a summer reading challenge.  Kids read and then go online to record the minutes they have read. They’ll also be able to take weekly challenges to earn rewards.  This is a FREE program. Click here to learn more and register.

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Sensory vs. Behavior Workshop


Learn more about this complex topi at this FREE workshop April 29 at the library. RSVP to save your spot.

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Somerton Educational Family Night


Attend and experience local students’ talents including dance, musical performances, and academic displays! Have fun with the whole family and friends and enjoy our food vendors! It’s fun and FREE in Somerton. All are welcome.

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FREE Entrance to National Parks This Weekend


The National Park Service just turned 100 years old! Celebrate the start of our second century by visiting a park in 2017. During ten days of the year, all National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer FREE admission to everyone. I think there are around 25 in Arizona. Mark your calendar […]

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Private Kinder Program at Hand in Hand


Do you feel as though your child isn’t quite ready for the larger size of a traditional kindergarten classroom? Maybe, you are just interested in a private school for your kinder kid. Hand In Hand Christian Preschool (150 W. 28th Street) offers a private kinder class. Class sizes are limited to 16 which is lovely. Registration […]

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Special Education: Know Your Rights Parent Training


Learn how to be an advocate for your child and learn what your rights are as a parent. Topics discussed will be: IDEA, Child Find, Evaluations, SST, ESY, 504s, ESA, Special Education Seating is limited, but this is a FREE event. Click here to reserve your spot. There are two two-hour sessions to choose from (9-11 a.m. […]

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Annual Pow Wow


This annual Pow Wow is fun and cultural. We never missed when I was growing up. It’s a great family event.

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FREE Early Childhood Education Conference


This FREE Early Childhood Education Conference will happen on April 29 at AWC. Save the date and get registered.

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Wyatt Earp Event


Who doesn’t love the history of Wyatt Earp, Doc Holiday, Tombstone, and all that awesomeness? Attend this $10 event and learn even more about the lawman, Wyatt Earp. You should call ahead to reserve your spot. Just call (928)782-1841 or email [email protected]

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Astronaut Speaking at AWC


Mike Foreman was an astronaut for NASA and a pilot for the Navy.  He’s visiting AWC and speaking to and students and educators interested about his experiences with space flight.  This event is intended to raise awareness for STEM education. This February 15 (1 – 3:30 p.m.) event is FREE, but space is limited.  Click […]

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