Monthly Archives: November 2015

Prairie Trace ESE “Rocks!”

The portion of the Extended School Enrichment (ESE) afterschool program that the majority of staff and students enjoy the most are the Enrichment Clubs, which occur each program day from 4:30-5:30pm. Enrichment Clubs are organized sport, hobby, science, or arts and crafts activities planned by ESE staff, with student input,… Read More…

Family Volunteer Day

Do you love your family and want to instill the value of community service into your child(ren)? A lot of parents would like their child(ren) to volunteer, but don’t take the extra step to actually volunteer with them. Sure clubs like AVID, Key Club, the Honors Society, and other activities… Read More…

Benefits of Volunteering

Did you know volunteering is good for you? It actually can improve your health! Not only does Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation (CCPR) want to thank our existing volunteers whom lend a helping hand, but also extend invitation to those looking for a way to give back! Keeping with the… Read More…

Make Fitness a Habit Before the Holidays

The holidays are coming. This means turkey, stuffing, potatoes made a million ways, ham, pumpkin pie and that to-die-for side one of your relatives makes you look forward to once a year. Yes, many defeated souls in November and December, facing a parade of dietary no-nos, time constraints and family… Read More…

Junior Volunteers Give Back

The heart of a volunteer is a strong one. To quote Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., “Life’s most urgent question is: what are you doing for others?” What are you doing for others? It’s as simple as that! In today’s society, we so often focus attention to getting to where… Read More…