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Fayette County Public Schools to host fall session of Family University Saturday at Henry Clay High School

The fall 2019 session of Family University is coming up Saturday, Nov. 9 at Henry Clay High School. Fam U provides informational sessions for caregivers, enrichment activities for students of all ages, and district/community resources to help families stay engaged in their child’s education. Participation is free, and open to the public. “Family University provides amazing learning opportunities....

Community-wide education initiative First 5 Lex picks up $5,000 grant from PNC’s Grow Up Great program

First 5 Lex, a communitywide initiative whose focus is “read, talk, and play” for children from cradle to kindergarten, has received a $5,000 grant as part of PNC’s ongoing Grow Up Great program. “Early learning is critical to success later in life,” John Gohmann, regional president of PNC Bank, said in announcing more than $60,000 in funding for 10 nonprofit organizations in Central Kentucky....