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Veterans Memorial Garden Coming to Avalon Park

Girls Scouts, American Legion, Avalon Church and Property Owners’ Association come together to hold Memorial Day ceremony

What: As part of Avalon Park’s Memorial Day celebrations, several groups are coming together to start building a memorial garden for veterans in the community’s central garden.

 

The garden will be built by volunteers, who are seeking donations from the community members to help purchase supplies for the garden. Avalon Church is donating the land for the garden.

 

This is part of the Girl Scout Cadette Troop working towards their Silver Award.

 

Who: ·         Girl Scout Troop #4638

·         Avalon Park American Legion Post #409

·         Avalon Park Property Owners’ Association

·         Avalon Church

 

When: Monday, May 28, 2018

10 a.m.

 

Where: Avalon Park Community Garden

13460 Tanja King Blvd.

Orlando, Fla 32828

 

Media Contact: Alan Byrd

Alan Byrd & Associates

[email protected]

407-415-8470

 

About Avalon Park
Avalon Park is an 1,860-acre neighborhood located in southeast Orange County, nestled beside the serene, natural surroundings of the Econlockhatchee River. Avalon Park has 240 acres of wetlands, 400 acres of upland preserve, 250 acres of man-made lakes, walking/biking trails and a pool with cabana located in the center of each neighborhood village.  Development principles are based on New Urbanism planning concepts, which emphasizes human-scale communities in which traditional-style neighborhoods are within easy walking distance of the town center to foster an improved quality of life for residents of all ages. Bringing this principle to life includes a mix of housing types, civic uses, office/commercial buildings and Downtown Avalon Park.

For more information on Avalon Park, visit www.DowntownAvalonPark.com or call 407-658-6565.

Contact: Stephanie Lerret, Avalon Park Group, 407-427-6073 or Alan Byrd, Alan Byrd & Associates, 407-415-8470, [email protected]

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Downtown Business of the Week: Primrose School at Avalon Park

Why Balanced Learning Works

It’s a fact: children learn better when they are engaged. That’s why purposeful play and nurturing guidance from teachers are key components of Balanced Learning. See how this time-tested approach with a strong emphasis on life skills and character development can help your child develop and excel.

More Than a Curriculum

Balanced Learning is research-informed and combines the best thinking of renowned early learning philosophers like Montessori, Piaget, Gesell and Vygotsky along with modern wisdom from the latest child development studies. Research shows that introducing a skill when a child is truly ready leads to mastery instead of frustration.

Then, building on that skill to learn the next one comes naturally. And learning becomes just so much fun! Before you know it, you have a confident child who loves learning. And what could be more rewarding than that?

Early Learning Domains

APPROACHES TO LEARNING

Each child learns in different ways. The Primrose Balanced Learning® approach provides teachers with the tools and guidance to accommodate children’s natural curiosity and to fully support each child while building problem solving skills and confidence.

SCIENCE & ENGINEERING

Children are natural scientists. They use their senses and special technological tools to observe and investigate their world, recording and analyzing their findings through writing, drawing or taking photos.

LANGUAGE & LITERACY

The early years are critical for literacy development. From sign language and story time in younger classrooms, to phonics and eventually reading and writing in our older ones, your child develops important literacy skills and a love of reading.

CREATIVE ARTS

Visual and creative arts stimulate imagination and creative thinking. In our proprietary Primrose Early Art Masters™ program, children discover early and contemporary artists and practice their techniques in their own masterpieces.

PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT

Active children become active adults. We show your child fun ways to practice proper techniques for movement, balance and motor skills with plenty of time to slide, climb and run on our age-appropriate playgrounds.

MATH

Early experiences with math help children develop reasoning skills, inventiveness and persistence in problem solving. Our math program introduces numbers, measurement and patterns through hands-on learning.

Developing Active Minds, Healthy Bodies and Happy Hearts®

At Primrose Schools®, we pay close attention to all facets of a child’s growth including social, emotional, physical, creative, cognitive and character development. Our proprietary programs in music, art, gardening, life skills and foreign language were developed especially for our curriculum. And when it comes to helping your child reach their full potential, we leave no stone unskipped, unpainted or unturned.

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