Runners are going to be delighted with our Zorrel performance tech shirts. They are of very high quality and retail for $20. Once again PPIE Run for Education is
offering a 5k, 10k and 15k. In addition there is a Kid's Challenge. This year we are also offering a VIP experience with a private tent, heaters, lounge chairs, massage, snacks and beverages. This is a great way to relax before and after the run as well as support PPIE.
Register to run at ppierun.com by March 20th for Early Bird Pricing.
Online registration for enGAGE! Summer Enrichment Camp 2017 opens March at www.engagethegifted.org
Spaces are filling quickly in enGAGE! Summer Enrichment Camp, which will again offer two two-week sessions of engaging learning opportunities for students entering graded 4, 5, 6, 7 & 8. In addition to many popular courses including American Sign Language (ASL), Argumentative Writing and Debate, Brain Fitness Through Art, Creative Problem Solving, Creative Writing and Reading, Computer Animation and Coding courses, Electronics Lab, LEGO EV3 Robotics and Music Production, we are pleased to announce some new courses for 2017: Project Citizen/Model United Nations, Enchanted Monsters and Mythical Beasts (creative writing for incoming 4th & 5th graders) and Writing for Research and Presentations for incoming 6th - 8th graders. Our faculty includes teachers from Pleasanton Unified, San Ramon Valley Unified, Las Positas College and professional experts. Students do not need to be identified as gifted and talented by a school district to participate in our program.
Also, we will again partner with Paul Perazzo's Tri-Valley Summer Music Camp, which includes Band, String Orchestra, Percussion and Jazz camps for incoming 6th, 7th and 8th graders.
Our schedule for 2017 is as follows:
enGAGE! Session 1: , 13, 14, 15, 19, 20, 21 & 22 (Mondays - Thursdays)
enGAGE! Session 2: , 27, 28, 29, 30 (Monday - Friday) and , 6, & 7 (Wednesday - Friday)
Tri-Valley Summer Music Camp: , 25, 26, 27 & 28 (Monday - Friday)
Hours: for Band and String Orchestra morning options
for Jazz Band/Jazz Band Percussion afternoon option
for Band or String AND Jazz Band/Jazz Band Percussion (full day option)
Location for both enGAGE! sessions and Tri-Valley Music Camp:
Harvest Park Middle School
4900 Valley Avenue
Pleasanton, CA 94566
We look forward to an enGAGE-ing summer and hope that your child will be a part of it!