Our 2018 WAMC Summer Enrichment Program was bigger and better than ever! We are looking forward to making the program even better for 2019. Here’s 169 photos showing why this past year was great and how supporting our program through a generous donation can change the lives of children in need:
SUMMER TEACHER INTERN POSITIONS OPEN Applicants Who Enjoy Working With Children Needed to Work Mondays – Fridays July 1 – August 16, 2019 8:45am – 4:45pm Job Interviews in April 2019 WAMC is seeking to hire six Summer Education Interns to provide education and enrichment activities to children of local farmworkers. Our summer program called […]
Kathy Brieger and Jeanette Shanahan, of the Warwick Area Migrant Committee, were recognized by the Warwick Valley Central School District Board of Directors. They were recognized for their work in leading the Summer Enrichment Program for Farmworker Children called “Dulce Esperarnza”. This program was a seven week enrichment program held at the Pine Island School. […]
Last month in August 2018 Allyse Pulliam, owner of Allyse Pulliam Photography, visited the WAMC Summer Enrichment Program while on a photo journalism assignment for the Times-Herald Record newspaper. Along with her journalist colleague, Leonard Sparks, Allyse toured the Pine Island Elementary School facility our Summer Program is so graciously allowed to use thanks to the WVCSD, […]
One of our Teaching Student Volunteers in the WAMC Summer Enrichment program put together a video to celebrate the Dulce Esperanza (WAMC Summer Enrichment Program) 2018 memories. Thank you Sara B. and everyone that made this wonderful video.
On August 7, 2018 the WAMC Summer Enrichment Program Class 1 students learned about the water cycle. They each created a “water cycle in a bag”. They were able to watch the water evaporate, condensate, and precipitate. They really enjoyed watching their own water cycle in action! Thank you Miss Michaela and Miss Allie!
Each week Owen the Dog comes to visit the WAMC Summer Enrichment Program. The students gather around Owen The Dog and read books of their choice to him. Owen the dog loves being read to and the children love reading to him. The children learn in a group setting about literature, Language Arts, and work […]
Vastu Health donates time each week to teach the WAMC Summer Enrichment Program students Physical Education lessons as part of the program’s Physical Education classes. The classes are lead by Aura and Eric of Vastu Health in Warwick, New York. This is Aura and Eric’s second year coming twice a week to practice yoga and […]
The Church of St. Stephen The First Martyr’s Religious Education Catholic Confirmation Class students prepared delicious lunches for all the WAMC Summer Enrichment Program students on July 19, 2018. The Religious Education students sat with the WAMC students while they ate their lunches and then all the children played together outside during Recess after lunch. Many […]
Albert Einstein once said, “Logic will get your from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.” Art enrichment is an essential part of any educational experience as it helps the mind learn to think abstractedly and allows internal feelings to be expressed in external ways in a positive manner. The WAMC Summer Enrichment Program […]