Oregon parents spend more on of their income on child care than parents in almost every other state, and they could start paying even more, according to an audit released Wednesday by the Secretary of State's Office.
Declaring early childhood education "one of the best investments we can make," President Barack Obama on Wednesday followed up on a promise to expand early education opportunities for tens of thousands of children by announcing $1 billion in public-private spending on programs for young learners.
Child Care Partners and the Early Childhood Committee of the Wasco County Commission on Children and Families are pleased to announce our annual FREE Children's Fair 2013 The Fair will be held on Saturday May 18th from 10 am - 2 pm at the City Park on Union and 5th in The Dalles.The focus of the Fair is to promote awareness about the stages of child growth and learning through play.
This is a grant funded project supported by the CDC and the local health departments of Oregon. The goal of the project is to create awareness of the need for adult immunization; specifically for influenza and Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis) and to raise the rate of adult immunization by 10%.
The Dalles Campus (541) 506-6000, Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm
Hood River - Indian Creek Campus (541) 308-8211, Monday - Thursday, 8 am - 6 pm; Friday, 8 am - 12 pm
It is the policy of Columbia Gorge Community College and its Board of Education that there will be no unlawful discrimination or harassment on the grounds of race, color, sex, marital status, national origin, religion, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, and any other status protected by applicable local, state, or federal law in any educational programs, activities, or employment. Courtney Judah, Director of Human Resources, (541) 506-6151.