Next Wednesday, July 8, at 6:00 p.m., the City will begin taking registrations for the Fall/Winter 2020 Kare Bears preschool program. To be eligible, children must be toilet trained and 3 years old by September 1, 2020. Registration will be facilitated by an in-person lottery system, located at the Garden Grove Community Meeting Center, at 11300 Stanford Avenue.
Attendees must wear a face covering and practice safe social distancing. Only one parent or legal guardian per family may attend. No children permitted.
The lottery registration is only open to Garden Grove residents who must bring the child’s birth certificate and two of the following documents to provide proof of their residency: current utility bill; valid driver license or state issued identification; current mortgage or lease agreement; or property tax statement.
Cost of the first 17-week semester, running Tuesday, August 25 through Tuesday, December 15, is $341. Payment is required at the time of registration.
Sessions are every Tuesday and Thursday, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., at Edgar Park, located at 12781 Topaz Street.
Kare Bears teaches pre-K youth learning and socialization skills, promoting personal growth and development. Educational activities and playtime help build a sense of self-worth, confidence, and respect through safe and positive experiences.
For more information, call (714) 741-5200.