October 01, 2021

Help make Halloween safe for unvaccinated children

Jack-o’-lanterns are lit on front porches, neighborhood streets are blanketed in colorful leaves, mulled apple cider is simmering on the stove, and children are putting the finishing touches on costumes and trick-or-treating routes....more»

October 01, 2021

Stuff We Love: October

New Hands-On play stuff we love! 

Shimmercorns Sparkle Makeover

The do-it-yourself unicorns come with wings, stencils, markers, and a brush to express kids’ creative side....more»

October 01, 2021

Build Heart-Healthy Behaviors for Preschoolers at Home

(Family Features) A pressing concern like a global pandemic can quickly overshadow other important health challenges facing families....more»

August 01, 2021

Back to School Stuff We Love

The newest cool stuff for back to school!

BriteBrush Elmo
Create healthy back-to-school habits with this brush with games built right in including the famous ELMO Brushy Brush song and other activities that offer live tips to encourage proper brushing.
August 01, 2021

Back to School Resources

Still undecided as to where to send your kids for in-person or online learning this school year? For many families, 2020 changed the way they think of traditional schooling—if you're one of them, keep reading....more»
August 01, 2021

Reduce First Day Jitters

As kids pack up their new backpacks, sharpen their pencils, and try on their new fall clothes, most start to get excited about the first day of school....more»
July 01, 2021

Child's Play: Five Tips to Help You Choose the Perfect Kern County Preschool

Although fall may still feel far off, planning for the 2021-2022 school is well underway. Spring enrollment has already taken place for next year’s preschool classes, but it’s not too late to consider finding placement for your toddler....more»
May 01, 2021

KCFM'S 2021 Summer Camp Guide

After a very long, very strange school year, Summer Camp is HAPPENING! Check out some our favorite local options:

Boys & Girls Club
801 Niles St.
May 01, 2021

The effects of noise on children

Hearing is easy to take for granted. Many people are born and grow up without ever experiencing compromised hearing....more»
May 01, 2021

9 signs your young child is having vision problems

As many a parent can attest, decoding a youngster's needs can be challenging when that child is not yet able to fully communicate....more»
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