Congressman Courtney, Skip Kodak and Peg Oliveira Highlight KITE’s Annual Meeting

On October 8th, KITE held its 2019-2020 Annual Meeting for the first time over zoom. The theme for this year’s celebration, “How KITE Adapted to the challenges of Covid-19 to help children and families in Enfield”.  The meeting welcomed an impressive array of over 40 guests, each uniquely involved in …

KITE Presents Christopher Drezek with the 2020 Children’s Champion Award

On Oct 6th, KITE’s 2020 Annual Meeting was held for the first time on Zoom.  The evening celebrated the positive outcomes of agencies and organizations working in collaboration, and how KITE adapted to support children and families with the challenges brought on by the pandemic. “Presenting the Children’s Champion Award …

KITE 19-20 Community Report Released

In the early spring of 2020, the world changed overnight. While the doors closed to schools, businesses and social interactions, KITE quickly responded by reimagining their work to meet the needs of children and families in Enfield. These are examples of how the collaborative adapted… See Past Reports

KITE And EPS Collaborate To Create Elementary Picture Books

Sept. 26, 2020 KITE, in collaboration with Enfield Public Schools, spent the summer creating picture books for all three primary schools to distribute to each incoming kindergartner. KITE works closely with Enfield’s 3 primary schools on trauma-informed practice and social-emotional learning. When schools were unable to hold in-person kindergarten orientations …

Enfield reCharged Friday May 8th

  FRIDAY: COOKING WITH SHOPRITE DIETITIAN MICHELLE MATTIA     Get ready to whip up some delicious springtime snacks! Today you’ll be making yogurt bark, roasted chickpeas, and veggie chips! Healthy, tasty, and designed for family fun! Make a post or video and don’t forget to tag Enfield KITE and …

Enfield reCharged Thursday May 7th

THURSDAY: LEGO BUILD WITH EPS BTP IMPLEMENTATION COACH MRS. MACFEAT Supplies Needed: Legos, Lincolns Logs, anything you can build with! Listen to Mrs. MacFeat read “It’s Spring” and create your own springtime Lego creation! We can’t wait to see what you budding architects and engineers come up with! Make a …

Enfield reCharged Wednesday May 6th

WEDNESDAY: LETTER WRITING What better time to practice the long lost art of letting writing? Sending letters and hugs to the special people in your life is a great way to spread kindness and cheer! TEMPLATE DOWNLOADS  Languages Hugs Hello Make a post or video and don’t forget to tag …

Enfield reCharged Tuesday May 5th

TUESDAY: ART TUTORIAL WITH HAZARDVILLE TEACHER MRS. DUPUIS Learn how to draw a springtime bird nest with eggs! Supplies Needed: Paper (if you have thicker paper, the better) Crayons, colored pencils, watercolors Dupuis used restaurant crayons in her video! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GqyKYoXWYfs Make a post or video and don’t forget to tag …

Enfield reCharged: Monday May 4th

MONDAY: RIVERSIDE REPTILES Go to link of Riverside Reptile Facebook https://www.facebook.com/riversidereptileseducationcenter/. Make sure to “Like” it! Scroll down to videos on page. Once the live video starts it will be the first video to click on and will say LIVE. Feel free to post questions and comments during the live …