This new program is a FREE introduction to enjoying and preparing healthy foods for Milton’s preschool aged children and their caregivers. In a small group setting, participants will gain hands on experience learning about and trying different fruits and vegetables. Participants will leave with recipes and all food items to recreate the meals at home! Upon completion of the session, participants will receive a farmers’ market coupon and a Hannaford gift card!
“Grow It, Try It, Like It!” will feature curriculum from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) program of the same name. The program is part of the “Healthier Milton 2017″ initiative – a collaboration between the Milton Community Youth Coalition, Milton Family …
Explore Nurturing Parenting practices from the fathers’ perspective.
The Nurturing Father’s Program (13 weeks) focuses on developing attitudes and skills for male nurturance. Each week, a new topic is addressed, including: their own relationships with their fathers, nurturing themselves/their children, fathering sons/daughters, discipline without violence, playing with their children, managing anger/resolving conflict, teamwork with spouse, balancing work and parenting, communication and problem solving, cultural influence, dealing with feelings, and working on “The Father I Choose To Be.”
The current session meeting a MFCC on Tuesday evenings runs through May. For more information on Nurturing Parent programs and how to register for …
9:30 - 11 am, Saturdays at
The Milton Family Community Center,
23 Villimaire Lane, Milton, VT.
9:30 - 11 am, Wednesdays & Thursdays at
The Milton Public Library,
39 Bombardier Road, Milton, VT.
(MFCC playgroups follow the Milton Town School District Calendar)
Play groups provide an opportunity for parents and their children (ages birth - 5 years) to meet new friends, share experiences, receive support and just have fun!
A MFCC staff member facilitates all play groups that include open-ended activities in an inviting and enriching environment.
Play groups are open to everyone at no cost.
Playgroup will be canceled if MFCC closes due to weather conditions.
Closing will be …
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 ~ 12-2 pm
at New Life Church, 38 Centre Dr., Milton, VT
MFCC is gathering to say “Thank You” to all the volunteers
whose efforts allow us to fulfill our mission to
“build strong communities by empowering individuals
and families through innovative, quality services.”
Your efforts plant the seeds of our success. …
The beCAUSE Craft Show features over 125 Vermont handcrafters. Every purchase made at the show directly supports a charity or non-profit!
We are excited to announce that
Well Centered Clay - potter Cheryl Alwine
and Photographer David Lesperance have selected The Food Shelf at MFCC as their nonprofit at the show!
50% of all sales will be donated directly to MFCC to support our hunger relief programs.
Please be sure to check out Cheryl's booth featuring her
hand thrown pottery,
and David's booth featuring his beautiful photography.
Saturday, March 14, 9 am - 4 pm
St Michael's College Ross Sports Center
Colchester, VT …
Make a FREE donation to MFCC
just by shopping!
Saturday, December 6,
Barnes & Noble , 102 Dorset St in South Burlington, VT will host a Book Fair to benefit MFCC.
Pick up a voucher with our Bookfair ID# at the store and present it at checkout,
or just mention MFCC at the cash register and MFCC will receive a percentage of your sale at NO COST TO YOU.
At 10:00 am Author Karen Sturtevant will be in the childrens's area reading and signing her book
The Adventures of Gert & Stu and Zippy Too.
The kids can get creative at our craft table while you shop Please stop by and say hi.
Can't make it into the store on Dec. 6? You can still support MFCC by shopping online at barnesandnoble.com Dec 6 -13. Enter our bookfair …
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