Family Play

At-Home Preschool Kits Are Still Available! 

Has your preschooler been unable to attend preschool this year? Check out this opportunity for you and your child... a free At-Home Preschool Kit loaded with great tools for early learning at home! 5 short videos have also been created, to help guide you in how to use the kit! Please call the Amador Child Care Council to arrange pick-up of your kit, at (209) 257-5338. And see link here for the 5 short videos, http://amadorchildcarecouncil.amadorcoe.org/at-home.

Toddler Playgroups Activity Kits Curbside Pick Up

Our fantastic playgroup coordinators have put together some amazing activity to-go kits for local kids aged 0-5, for you to PICK UP, AND TAKE HOME. Continuing through the Spring, kits will be available for pick up twice a month, with a different kit each time! See flyer with updated dates of distribution. Please pick up your kit on the regularly scheduled days, times, and locations listed on the flyer. Supplies are limited, and are available to Amador County children on a first-come, first-served basis. One kit per child, aged 0-5. Call First 5 Amador with questions, at (209) 257-1092. 

Dad & Me ~ More Spring-Time Fun! Activity Kits Curbside Pick Up

Saturday, April 24

10 a.m. - 11 a.m.

 975 Broadway, Jackson

Come by to grab a kit that will include supplies for putting together fun activities based around a Spring-time theme, and much more! Kits have been extra beefed-up for more Stay-at-Home fun, and will include... Rain Sticks, Mother’s Day craft, Bug jar, Bug stamp, and an Egg carton bug craft. Dads/grandpas, etc. do not need to be present to pick up a kit. Supplies are limited, and are available to Amador County children on a first-come, first-served basis. One kit per child, aged 0-5. Call First 5 Amador with questions, at (209) 257-1092. 

School Readiness Program Activity Kits Curbside Pick Up

Twice-monthly activity to-go kits for Amador County preschool kids aged 3-5, are available for you to PICK UP, AND TAKE HOME. Choose one of two locations to pick up from, in Camanche or Pine Grove. Kits will be available for pick up twice a month, with a different kit each time! Please pick up your kit on the regularly scheduled days, times, and locations listed on the flyer. Supplies are limited, and are available to Amador County children on a first-come, first-served basis. One kit per child, aged 3-5. For more information, contact Nexus Youth & Family Services at (209) 257-1980.  

Family, Friend & Neighbor ‘Busy Bags’ Curbside Pick-up

Wednesday, April 28

5 p.m. - 6 p.m.

975 Broadway, Jackson 

NEW! Are you a relative, friend or neighbor (non-licensed) caring for someone else’s young children? Pick up your FREE ‘BUSY BAG’ filled with supplies, and a children’s book, needed to create your own Spring-time and Ducks themed fun with the children in your care! These Busy Bags are offered on the last Wednesday evening of every month, and are designed for Amador County children aged 0-5! Call First 5 Amador with questions, at (209) 257-1092. 

23rd Annual ‘Celebrate Our Children’ Drive-Thru Event

Wednesday, April 21

3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

St. Katharine Drexel Church (parking lot) 

This year’s event will look a little different. Drive through to wave at Chewy the Tooth, and get your child’s car seat checked for safety. While you’re there, pick up a free bag for your family, filled with lots of fantastic goodies from partners all over the county... including a children’s book, crafts, activities, and local resources. Designed for Amador County families with young children. Find us in the parking lot at the St. Katharine Drexel Church, located at 11361 Prospect Drive, in Jackson. Please contact the Amador Child Care Council with any questions, at (209) 257-5338. See you there!