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Summer Fun!

Summer Fun!

Posted on 5/21/2018

Lake County Summer Fun!

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May's Bloom Prize

May's Bloom Prize

Posted on 5/7/2018

Gardening goodies for May!

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May's Author of the Month

May's Author of the Month


Anna Dewdney is our May author of the month!

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Bloom into Kindergarten

Bloom into Kindergarten

Posted on 4/10/2018

Bloom into Kindergarten Book!

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April's Giveaway

April's Giveaway

Posted on 4/9/2018

Check out the giveaways for April!

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April's Author of the Month

April's Author of the Month


Eric Carle is Bloom's April author of the month!

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School Time!

School Time!

Posted on 4/3/2018

It is time to look at childcare, preschool, and elementary school enrollments!

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Kindergarten Round-Up

Kindergarten Round-Up

Posted on 3/14/2018

Find information about our local Kindergarten Round-Up events

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March Prizes

March Prizes

Posted on 3/9/2018

March movement and music prizes!

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Food Pantry

Food Pantry

Posted on 3/6/2018

Lists of local food resources!

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March Author of the Month

March Author of the Month


Bill Martin Jr. is March's author of the month!

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Nurturing Families

Nurturing Families

Posted on 2/15/2018

Free, Fun & Effective classes for parents!

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February Giveaway

February Giveaway

Posted on 2/9/2018

Bloom has a Seusstastical giveaway for February!

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February Author of the Month

February Author of the Month


“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.” Who doesn’t have a personal story about learning to read with Dr. Seuss?

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February Agency-Healthy Start

February Agency-Healthy Start

Posted on 2/3/2018

Healthy Start is a statewide initiative placing comprehensive support services for children and families at individual school sites.

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January Author of the Month

January Author of the Month


Todd Parr has encourages children to be their best!

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When you hear the word "bloom".....

When you hear the word "bloom".....

Posted on 1/4/2018

Help your child "bloom" into the best they can be!

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December Agency-First 5 Lake County

December Agency-First 5 Lake County

Posted on 12/1/2017

First 5 Lake's current strategic plan includes investing over two million dollars over the course of four years into local programs and systems-change efforts focused on young children and their famil

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December Author of the Month

December Author of the Month


Pete the Cat has become an all-time favorite character in children’s literature and can be found rocking in his school shoes.

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Agency of the Month: Mother-Wise

Agency of the Month: Mother-Wise

Posted on 11/8/2017

Mother-Wise is a friendly, volunteer-based Home Visiting Program for expecting and new moms AND has weekly Moms' Groups!

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November Author of the Month


Need some help teaching little ones about Stranger Danger or maybe just cleaning up their room? Well, The Berenstain Bears can help!

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October Author of the Month


Have you met The Pigeon? If not, you’re in for a real treat! If you are familiar with Mo Willems and his beloved, super silly Pigeon character you will be thrilled to know that Bloom has chosen Mo W

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