Firstly, everyoneÂ (not just parents!) should be aware of the holiday closing this week – JFCS will be observing Yom Kippur tomorrow (September 26). The next two weeks we’ll be closed on Monday and Tuesday (October 1-2 & 8-9) in observance of Succoth. Please plan accordingly!
Secondly, we have some great events coming up for parents of elementary school children. Our FREEÂ Choosing Your Child’s School event will beÂ Thursday, October 11 at 7 PM, at The Temple Trager Early Childhood Education Center, 5101 U.S. Highway 42. Louisville offers TONS of educational opportunities, and our very own Ellen Shapira (along with school representatives) will help you figure out which option is best for your child.Â For more information, please contact Ellen Shapira at 502-452-6341, ext. 225.
JFCS will also be offering a six-week Social Skills course for 4th and 5th graders. Build strong peer relationships before entering middle school!Â This will run Mondays at 5:30 PM, from October 15â€”November 19. Don’t wait to register for this course, as the deadline is October 5.Â For more information and to register, please contactÂ Lauren Kehr at 452-6341 ext. 227.