CBL Opportunities for 2014
“F&M Su Casa Story Tellers”:
F&M Spanish students will plan and run story-time programs in Spanish and English. The programs will possibly consist of storytelling, acting out stories, skits, songs, rhymes and/or crafts.
Lancaster Public Library, 125 N. Duke St, Lancaster, PA, 17602
Dates and times:
Saturday, February 8th 1pm-2pm Bates Auditorium
Saturday, March 22nd 1pm-2pm Bates Auditorium
Saturday, April 19th 1pm-2pm Bates Auditorium
The “F&M Su Casa Story Tellers” is a community service in which F&M Spanish students will present/perform a prepared cultural reading/musical selection to a select audience and interact with that audience via a related craft or activity. In 2013-2014, the program will be held at the Lancaster Public Library. Children & Teen Services Manager Jessica Blasko is present at the programs.
“San Juan Bautista Tutors/Mentors”
Iglesia Católica San Juan Bautista is the only Hispanic parish in the Diocese of Harrisburg dedicated particularly to the spiritual and temporal needs of Hispanics in the County of Lancaster. F&M Spanish students will provide tutoring and mentoring to elementary and middle-school age children of the parish whose primary language is Spanish.
San Juan Bautista Youth, 441 S Lime St, Lancaster, PA 17602
Days and times for Spring:
Mondays – Thursdays from 3:30-5:30 (approximately).
Students are encouraged to participate for three weeks.
F&M Spanish students will provide 2 hours of tutoring/mentoring for elementary and middle school age children in the parish of San Juan Bautista. During the first of the service, F&M students interact with the children in Spanish through games and sports. The interaction in the second hour of the service could be in Spanish and English as F&M students tutor the children in reading, math, and general homework assignments. The After School Program Director, Steve Pizzo, is present at these mentoring/tutoring sessions.
Students are asked to sign up for one day a week for at least three weeks. The consistency of attendance of is needed to establish a relationship with the child. Clearances are needed to participate in this service. Dr. Chambers will provide assistance in filling out the necessary forms.
“Creating Spanish Public Service Announcements ”
F&M Spanish students will create short Spanish vocabulary lessons to be broadcast as Public Service Announcements on Telecentro. Telecentro is the only bilingual, educational, cable access channel in Lancaster.
WLCH, Telecentro, 453 South Lime St., Suite D, Lancaster, PA, 17602
Days suggested for Spring:
Feb. 20, 2014
March 20, 2014
April 17, 2014
F&M Spanish students will create short, classified vocabulary lessons or capsules in Spanish that will serve as Public Service Announcements. The lessons might possibly be in the form of a power point narrated by the student or as an exchange with another student. The students will conceive of and write the lessons. They will tape their lessons at the TV studio choosing to voice over or actually appear in their Public Service Announcement. The finished product will be broadcast on Telecentro.
One-time opportunities for the spring of 2014:
Adelante’s APPLE Program- students are needed to create activities for Spanish speaking children while their parents attend a Parental Leadership Program session. There will be one session per month (Jan- April). Dates and location are to be announced. Students are asked to provide at least 3 hours of service.
Attendees will be both Spanish and English speaking.