• CHILD Helps VHS Band Get To Carnegie Hall

    Last Friday, Children Having Learning Differences (CHILD), presented Verona High School Band Director Erik Lynch with a check for $5,000 that will make it possible for the VHS concert band to perform at Carnegie Hall. Several months...

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  • Seminar On Language-Based Learning Disorders

    Children Having Individual Learning Differences (C.H.I.L.D.) is holding a free workshop, “Central Auditory Processing and Language-Based Learning Disorders: Your Questions Answered!” on January 24. Jeanne Tighe, a speech and language therapist, is the presenter. Tighe has focused...

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  • Bullying Workshop Rescheduled

    Because of several conflicts with other Verona events tonight, C.H.I.L.D.’s free workshop on preventing bullying has been switched to a new date and place. “Don’t Mess with Me: the Connection Between Self-Esteem and Bullying” will be now...

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  • Free Workshop On Bullying

    Next Tuesday, September 20, Children Having Individual Learning Differences (C.H.I.L.D.) will be offering a free lecture, “Don’t Mess with Me: the Connection Between Self-Esteem and Bullying.” The talk will be held at 7 p.m. at the Verona...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Spanish Story Time Next Wednesday

    Children Having Individual Learning Differences, the Verona non-profit that sponsors the summer reading room at Verona Pool, is sponsoring a Spanish-language story time with Marisela Santiago of Watchung Booksellers in Montclair, next Wednesday, July 13, from 1...

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  • Summer Reading At The Pool Begins

    That cute little cottage by the Verona Pool manager’s office is the new home of C.H.I.L.D.’s free summer outdoor reading program and it opens for business today, Monday, June 27. C.H.I.L.D., which stands for Children Having Individual...

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  • Helped Wanted: Pool Reading Room

    CHILD, Inc., a Verona non-profit organization, is seeking a Verona resident for the temporary position of Reading Room Assistant. This is an ideal position for a mature high school or college student on summer break.  This individual...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Free Dyslexia Workshop

    Children Having Individual Learning Differences (C.H.I.L.D.) is hosting a free workshop on dyslexia on Wednesday, May 4 at 7 p.m. in the Verona Community Center ballroom. Ellen Fenster-Kuehl, Ph.D., licensed psychologist and Jeanne Tighe, CCC-PLC, speech and...

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  • ‘Waiting For Superman’ Screening

    Children Having Individual Learning Differences (C.H.I.L.D.) is hosting a free viewing of “Waiting for Superman” on Tuesday, April 12 at 7 p.m. at the Verona Community Center Ballroom. Released last year, “Waiting for Superman” is a documentary...

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  • College For Students With Disabilities

    Elizabeth Hamblet, published author and former Rutgers University learning specialist, is scheduled to speak on Monday, March 14 about preparing students with disabilities for college.  “Getting College Right: Preparing Students with Disabilities for the College World” is...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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