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Kansas Connections Academy Free Family Information Session

6:30pm-8:00pm CDT

Candlewood Suites Emporia: 2602 Candlewood Dr., Emporia, KS 66801
Kansas Connections Academy, a tuition-free K-12 virtual public school, will host a free information session in Emporia for families interested in learning about its online program and individualized approach to education. Kansas Connections Academy serves students throughout the state, and is operated in partnership with the Elkhart Unified School District 218.

The information session will provide families with an opportunity to meet with a Connections Academy teacher, thoroughly explore the school’s program and curriculum, and learn about the enrollment process. Other topics covered include: how teachers interact with students in the virtual environment, personalized learning opportunities including options for accelerated learning and gifted programs, college preparation, socialization, the role of the parent or other Learning Coach, and the use of technology. Families unable to attend this session are encouraged to attend one of our online information sessions. For a full list of online information sessions, please visit https://www.connectionsacademy.com/kansas-online-school/events.aspx
1-800-382-6010
http://www.connectionsacademy.com
https://www.connectionsacademy.com/kansas-online-school/events.aspx

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Vacation Bible School: Agency D3

9am - 12pm

First Southern Baptist Church, 1912 SW Gage Blvd, Topeka
Trace it back to just the facts! The evidence is clear. The proof is all right here! Come discover, decide, and defend the truth about who Jesus really is at FSBC's Agency D3 Vacation Bible School.

THEME VERSE:
1 PETER 3:15: But honor the Messiah as Lord in your hearts. Always be ready to give a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you.

MOTTO: Discover. Decide. Defend.

Ages: Fall 2014 Kindergarten through Completed 6th Grade.

Cost: FREE
Donna Doel, donna@fsbctopeka.org, 785-272-0443, 1912 SW Gage Blvd., Topeka KS 66604

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Human Trafficking Awareness Seminar

6:30-8:00 p.m.

Bryan University main campus at 1527 S.W. Fairlawn Rd., Topeka, KS 66604
As a community service, the Criminal Justice Department at Bryan University will host a Human Trafficking Awareness Seminar on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. at the main campus located at 1527. SW Fairlawn Rd., Topeka. A panel composed of representatives of local law enforcement and victim services organizations will provide information on ways you can recognize, report, and prevent human trafficking. The event is free and open to the public.
Marilyn J. Morehouse
Criminal Justice Program Chair
Bryan University
1527 SW Fairlawn Rd.
Topeka, KS 66604
PH: 785-272-0889
FAX: 785-272-4538
mmorehouse@bryanu.edu

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Kansas Connections Academy Free Family Information Session

11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. CDT

Hyatt Place Topeka 6021 S.W. Sixth Ave., Topeka, KS 66615
Kansas Connections Academy, a tuition-free K-12 virtual public school, will host a free information session in Topeka for families interested in learning about its online program and individualized approach to education. Kansas Connections Academy serves students throughout the state, and is operated in partnership with the Elkhart Unified School District 218.

The information session will provide families with an opportunity to meet with a Connections Academy teacher, thoroughly explore the school’s program and curriculum, and learn about the enrollment process. Other topics covered include: how teachers interact with students in the virtual environment, personalized learning opportunities including options for accelerated learning and gifted programs, college preparation, socialization, the role of the parent or other Learning Coach, and the use of technology. Families unable to attend this session are encouraged to attend one of our online information sessions. For a full list of online information sessions, please visit https://www.connectionsacademy.com/kansas-online-school/events.aspx
1-800-382-6010

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Red, White & Bully

starts at 11:30 a.m. each day

Lawrence Humane Society 1805 E. 19th St., Lawrence, KS 66046
The whole month of July is Red, White, & Bully! All available bully breed dogs 6 months and older will have an adoption fee of just $4! Adoption requirements apply. Adopters must bring or purchase a collar and leash.

For more information visit our website and Like Us on Facebook!
785-843-6835
htttp://www.LawrenceHumane.org
http://www.Facebook.com/LawrenceHumane
http://www.Twitter.com/LawrenceHumane

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Jam Victory Basketball and Cheer Camp

9 a.m.-Noon, Extended care 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Light of the World Christian Center, Topeka KS
Cheerleading and Basketball Camp
Lance Wilson, 785-271-1010 ext. 310

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Canstruction

all day

1700 SW College Avenue Topeka, KS 66621
Canstruction will exhibit amazing, 10 x 10 feet structures made entirely of cans of food and other non-perishables. The structures will be made by seven teams: Treanor Architects, HTK Architects, Tevis Architects, Barlett and West Engineers, Architect One, Schwerdt Design Group, Inc., and the American Institute of Architecture Student Chapter from K-State. With the exception of the AIA team, all of the teams are from Topeka. When the exhibit closes, the cans are donated to Harvesters, the Community Food Network, which supplies area food banks. Canstruction is an international program of the Society of Design Administration. Local sponsors of the event are Hy-Vee, Inc., Advisors Excel, and Knox Signs and Graphics. Structures will be given awards, including a People’s Choice Award voted on by visitors to the exhibition. The Mulvane Art Museum is open from 10-7 Tuesdays, 10-5 Wednesday-Friday, and 1-4 Saturday and Sunday.
Mulvane Art Museum, 785-760-1170

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Asbury Youth Empowerment Summer Academy

8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Asbury Mt. Olive United Methodist Church, 1196 SW Buchanan
What’s Up For Summer? The coolest summer program ever!!
The Asbury Youth Empowerment Summer Academy will open the doors on June 2, 2014. The program is free and will be in operation Monday through Friday from 8 am to 3 pm. We plan to keep our kids connected and focused on core academic subjects of math and reading through structured learning activities. Other activities include special speakers, Topeka Shawnee County Public Library programs, and activities, promoting STEM, arts, crafts, and exciting weekly field trips.
Applications can be picked up at Asbury Mt. Olive United Methodist Church, 1196 SW Buchanan Topeka, KS starting April 9. Space and availability is limited so please return your applications as soon as possible.
Don’t let your child miss out on an opportunity of summer fun and excitement!
If you have any questions, please call Kathleen Kincy, (785) 273-5224 or (785) 232-7502.
Kathleen Kincy
(785) 273-5224 or (785) 232-7502
kathleenkincy@sbcglobal.net

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