Talk! Read! Sing! Free family concerts & caregiver workshops!!

Butte County Library, Literacy Services, in collaboration with the Strengthening Families Network and funding from First 5 Butte County present: Jim Gill’s Butte County Tour!

Jim is an author, musician and child development specialist. Jim will present free caregiver and provider workshops in Chico, Oroville, Gridley and Paradise. Through songs, anecdotes and references to research  parents and early childhood professionals will leave the session recognizing the power of play!

Free Family Concerts in Chico, Oroville, Gridley and Paradise are part of Jim Gill’s Butte County Tour. Bring a blanket to the concert and get ready to clap, sing and move to the music ♫ ♪.

For more information contact Literacy Services at (530) 538-7198.
Calendar of Workshops and Family Concerts

Description of the Workshops  
Jim Gill’s Song Lyrics


Commission Planning Day – Friday, April 17, 2015

First 5 Butte County Children & Families Commission has scheduled a day of planning and discussion around its 2015-2020 Strategic Plans. Some topics of interest include: updates on tobacco and e-cigarette legislation, continued development of RFQ/RFP process, and development of funding strategies for  current and new grantees. This meeting is on Friday, April 17th from 8:30a.m. to 12:30p.m. and will be held at the Lundberg Family Farms Conference Center, 5311 Midway, Richvale. The public is invited.

Commission Planning Day Agenda
Commission Planning Day Packet
Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Presentation
Center for Youth Wellness: Data Report A Hidden Crisis
2013-2014 – First 5  California Annual Report: Building on the Momentum Surrounding Early Childhood Education