Family Programs & Events

Family Programs & Events

We know each of our neighbors was designed with different gifts, passions, interests. Our programs are designed to offer opportunities in these areas to learn, grow, and build relationships with others.

Online Tools for Students & Parents

Tuesday, Sept 4th 6:00 – 7:30PM
Mackin Front Room | Free

Bring the whole family to learn about the JCPS Parent Portal, Digital Backpack, School Messenger, Tutoring Opportunities and more. These online tools will help you keep track of your students grades, attendance, behavior, and more. We’ll also cover opportunities for you to engage in learning as a family as well as tutoring available in our community.

Computers and internet will be available to check-out and practice using these tools. We’ll also have people available to walk you through step-by-step.

We encourage students & parents to come together to learn about these tools.

Online Safety for the Family

Tues, Oct 2nd 6:00 – 7:30PM
Mackin Front Room | Free

This family event will cover internet safety, digital citizenship, and the good & the bad of several popular apps kids are using as well as great apps that the family can use together.

Computers and internet will be available to check-out and practice using these tools. We’ll also have people available to walk you through step-by-step.

We encourage students & parents to come together to learn about these tools.

Fall Festival

Sat Oct 27th 12:00PM – 2:00PM
Porkland BBQ | Free

This fun filled day of community will have games, pumpkins, hay rides and more! More details coming soon.

Family Money Tips

Tues Nov 6th 6:00 – 7:30PM
Mackin Front Room | Free

This fun workshop is designed for parents, grandparents, & kids to learn how to budget, save, and other financial tricks to help prepare you for the holidays & the new year.

Computers and internet will be available to check-out and practice using these tools. We’ll also have people available to walk you through step-by-step.

We encourage kids & parents to come together to learn about these tools.

Thanksgiving Dinner

Weds Nov 14th 4:00 – 6:00PM
Porkland BBQ | Free

This will be an evening of neighbors coming together to share time together, what they are thankful for, and delicious food. More details coming soon.

Family Fun over the Holidays

Tues Dec 4th 6:00 – 7:30PM
Mackin Front Room | Free

Learn about fun, low-to-no cost activities for you and your family to do in preparation for the holidays as well as over break. Bring the kids to this family event. It will be a great night of family and joy.

Christmas Party

Sat Dec 22nd 11:00 – 1:00PM
Mackin Gym | Free

Bring the family to our annual Christmas Party. We’ll have pictures with santa, food, music, movies, and more. More details coming soon.