Bruce Vento Family Center
If you are interested in voltunteering at Bruce Vento Elementary please complete the form below:
The Bruce Vento Family Center strives to build relationships with families while creating a bridge between school and home. The Family Center is located in room 1302, staff are available school days from 9:30 am to 3 pm and on Thursday's until 4:30 pm.
Our goal is to provide families with opportunities to connect with other families, pass along resources, educational information, and build a network for support. Weekly we host Family Connect meetings as a way to build community and a supportive network. Join us Tuesday's and Wednesday's at 8:30 am for Family Connect. Once a month the Family Center hosts Vento Connect from 2 to 3 pm. Vento Connect will provide educational information for families related to reading, math, and other educational content areas. Families are welcome to visit anytime, we look forward to meeting you!
Tuesday's at 8:30am
Wednesday's at 8:30 am
** The week of January 21, 2019, Family Connect will not meet on Tuesday or Wednesday. We will meet Thursday, January 24th. **
Family Connect Topics and Guests:
Aurora/ St. Anthony Development Corporation- Tuesday, January 8th
Bookmobile- Wednesday, January 9th
Second Harvest- Tuesday, January 15th
Cooking Together- Thursday, January 24th
ELL Family Night- Thursday, January 17, from 4:30 to 6 pm
New Family Open House- Tuesday, January 29, from 9 am to 11 am
University of Minnesota Extension- Health and Nutrition Class
Classes are free and will be held every Thursday afternoon from 1:30 to 3 pm.
Classes will begin Thursday, January 31st and run through Thursday, March 21st
Family Engagement Information and Links:
Family Center Resources :
Career Navigation and Resources
Educational Resources for Families
Information on Adult Education Classes
Community Garden Connection