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Thank you SitStayRead for joining our Summer Adventure program!

August 19, 2016

The Summer Adventure program was recently featured in the e-newsletter of SitStayRead! The literacy nonprofit uses dogs as a tool to improve reading and foster a love of literature among children in low-income neighborhoods. As part of Rowe Elementary’s community programming, a group of SitStayRead volunteers and their dogs visited the Settlement for Tail Blazers, Little Buddies and Poetry Pals!

Meet Nayeli, Shep and Nancy!

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Reading Fun at Summer Adventure!

July 15, 2016

For the first time ever, scholars of the Summer Adventure 2016 are participating in a summer version of 1,2,3 Let’s Read – which is a reading incentive program; for each chapter/book read scholars receive a reading dollar. Scholars are given the opportunity to read for at least 30 minutes daily; in the photos you can see scholars proudly displaying their hard earned reading prizes.

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Scholars Getting Creative with Tie Dye

July 11, 2016

Summer Adventure’s Hedgehog group of scholars participating in a fun retro 60’s art project – tie dying t-shirts!

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Scholars Relaxing “Under the Sea”!

July 8, 2016

Summer Adventure 2016 scholars relaxing with friends and staff between activities during their special event, “Under the Sea.”

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Summer Adventure goes “Under the Sea!”

July 7, 2016

Nico and Marin, volunteers with Summer Adventure 2015 through the Settlement’s Junior AmeriCorps program, participated in a special event, “Under the Sea!” Now that is dedication, thank you both!

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