Family Resource Center holds programs for residents with kids

The Family Resource Center (FRC), located at TEAM Inc announces summer programs for area families with children:

Summer Reading

At the Derby Public Library,   Wednesdays, 10-11 a.m., July 10, 17, 24 and 31; for children age 5-8 to enjoy reading and learning new skills along with other activities

Zumba Fit Kids Club

At Ballroom Dance Sport, 33 Elizabeth Street, Derby, Thursdays, 3-4 p.m. July 11, 18, 25 and Aug. 1; children age 5-8 move to the beat of Zumba, taught by a certified instructor and families can get tips on healthy eating and other fun cardio activities.

Kinder Kamp

At the Family Resource Center located at TEAM, Inc., 30 Elizabeth Street, Derby; Aug. 19-23, from 9-11 a.m.

For Derby area children who are entering Kindergarten in the fall, an introduction to cooperative learning and listening skills with a combination of academics, music and movement.  Presented by a certified Kindergarten teacher

Rhythm & Things

Wednesdays, 12-1 p.m. on July 10, 17, 24 and 31; for children from birth to 8, learn and explore with music and dance.  Children will be introduced to musical instruments, rhythm and beats.

Spanish playgroups

Wednesdays, 5-6 p.m. on July 10, 17, 24 and 31, for Spanish speaking families and children (birth to age 8) to socialize, learn and network at the Family Resource Center, 30 Elizabeth Street, Derby.

To register for any of these programs or for additional information about FRC, contact Ayanna Williams, Family Resource Center manager, at (203) 736 5420 x 208.

About Team

TEAM Inc. is a private, 501(c)3 non-profit corporation whose mission is to connect individuals and families with solutions that lead to well-being, self-sufficiency and full participation in the community. It aims to achieve its mission by conducting activities that address the needs of economically disadvantaged individuals and families including resource mobilization, education, advocacy and service delivery.

TEAM programs serve the communities of Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Bethany, Derby, Milford, Orange, Oxford, Shelton, Seymour and Woodbridge.