Early Learning Hub


Hub Staff Member Honored

March 18, 2017

On Wednesday, March 8, 2017 Zonta Club of Corvallis celebrated International Women's Day by presenting yellow roses to women in our area who are making a difference in the community.

The Early Learning Division to Launch New Website

February 1, 2017

The Early Learning Division with the Oregon Department of Education is launching a website, Brain Building Oregon, to promote brain building in children from birth to five years old.

JumpStart Read for the Record Broke the World Record!!

December 8, 2016

On October 27, JumpStart Read for the Record united over 2.35 million children in the world's largest shared reading experience, and in all 50 states, people read The Bear Ate Your Sandwich, by Julia Sarcone-Roach.

Now Hiring: Program Specialist

November 30, 2016

Family Connections at LBCC is looking for a Program Specialist to work with the Pollywog Project. For a full job description and on-line application, please go to www.jobs.linnbenton.edu.

EL Hub gives National Presentation

October 18, 2016

The Family Resource and Education Center (the Department where the Early Learning Hub is housed at Linn-Benton Community College) was one of two Oregon programs chosen to present at the national Early Childhood Funders Collaborative meeting on Tuesday, September 27, 2016, at the Gladstone Child Development Center.

It's a Boy!!

September 12, 2016

We are delighted to announce that our Parent Engagement Coordinator, Shirley Blake, gave birth to an 8 lb. 13 oz. baby boy on Friday, September 9, 2016!

Democrat Herald covers new Preschool at Waverly Elementary

August 25, 2016

The Albany Democrat Herald published a story this morning about the new preschool opening at Waverly Elementary School in Albany.

211 Positions Available in our Region

August 15, 2016

211 is currently trying to fill three new positions in our region. The Early Learning Hub would like to inform our partners about the availability of the positions:

The Raising of America

August 15, 2016

The presentation of "The Raising of America" videos at The Pix theater on August 2 was a great success, and we are pleased to report that more than 80 people attended from Linn and Benton Counties. Senator Sara Gelser was also in attendance and introduced the videos, and then facilitated the question and answer session that followed the viewing.

Jumpstart Read for the Record

July 27, 2016

On Thursday, October 27, 2016, we will once again be joining the Jumpstart Read for the Record national campaign and gather with children and adults from all across the country to read this year's campaign book, The Bear Ate Your Sandwich by Julia Sarcone-Roach, as part of the world's largest shared reading experience.