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Additionally, throughout the day we connect with parents using Kaymbu, the leading family engagement and classroom documentation tool for early education programs.


Hello Fall!

Friday, October 2: Sunshine Closed, Professional Development Day

Wednesday, October 14-28: Butter Braid Fundraiser

Tuesday, October 20: Red Cross Blood Drive @ FAC 1pm – 7pm

Friday, October 23: Fall Harvest Festival in AM

Learning Activities to do at home

Here are some ideas of learning activities you can do with your child at home.

https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

https://www.focusonthefamily.com/parenting/

https://community.acsi.org/coronavirusresources/home

https://ohioimaginationlibrary.org/

https://agesandstages.com/free-resources/resources/#/keyword=help%20them%20support%20child

 

Free Meal Locations

Here is a list of Central Ohio Organizations and businesses offering free meals to children and their families.

https://www.fns.usda.gov/meals4kids

 

SNAP – Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. SNAP provides benefits to eligible low-income individuals and families via an Electronic Benefits Transfer card. This card can be used like a debit card to purchase eligible food in authorized retail food stores.

To apply for SNAP, visit: https://benefits.ohio.gov/. You can also call a food assistance outreach team member at Mid-Ohio Foodbank to help with this process:

SNAP Outreach Team
Duck Bardus – 1.740.513.1527
Ashley Mowery – 1.614.230.3263
Demetria Peacher – 1.740.438.4732
Chiimeh Dowdell – 1.614.420.6126
Debera Diggs – 1.614.420.6960

 

Food pantries that serve all of Franklin County:

All People’s Fresh Market
Lutheran Social Services – online order and pick-up
Mid-Ohio Foodbank
Heart to Heart

 

Food Pantries that serve NW Columbus (call or check website for zip codes served)
Dublin Food Pantry
Hilliard Food Pantry
Worthington Resource Pantry
Clintonville Beechwold Community Resource Center
Vineyard Tuttle Crossing – Produce only

 

Other:
City of Columbus COVID-19 resources

Franklin County Resources: COVID-19RESOURCES

 

Biblical Resources

If you are interested in some biblical resources, we can get you a link to RightNow Media.

It is an online library full of biblical video resources. They have videos on Bible Studies, specific topics like marriage, parenting, and finances. Also, there is a section just for kids full of shows like “Veggie Tales” and “What is in the Bible?”.

You can let Jen or Jenny know if you are interested in this great resource. It is free.

 

First Alliance Church Website has great resource for Bible lessons and worship music for children of all ages. Go to firstalliance.church

Seed Family Worship website is also a great resource for Bible lessons, worship music for children of all ages, and fun activities. Go to https://www.seedfamilyworship.com

First Alliance Church is having worship services every Sunday at 10:30AM online. You can go to the First Alliance Church Facebook page.

Contact.

Sunshine Nursery School

3750 Henderson Road
Columbus, Ohio 43220

614-457-4085  /  Fax 614-442-8472