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The following is a general overview of childcare provisions for the 2004 International Festival. Hours these services are available: 9:00am to 12 noon & 1pm to 4:00pm                                                                                           Children 14 & younger are admitted to the Festival free of charge, but must be accompanied by an adult 18 or older at all times when not in childcare area. Please keep children out of seminar & food demo sessions unless they are able to be involved on an adult level…these sessions are being filmed & taped.

Child Care Overview: 

  1. Co-op style…some volunteers but parents must also help:      Time share: hour parent required to put in for every 2 hours baby-sit child
  2. Name tags will be required for each child with their name & parent’s name
  3. Sign in list needs to list child’s name, parent’s name, where parent will be during hours they are in childcare, Festival accommodations contact info & home info also.
  4. This is for children under 9. Babies under the age of 2 must stay with parent, unless potty trained. Older, school age children may participate in the Youth Program instead of childcare….click here for information: Youth Program.
  5. No skateboards, roller blades or bikes, etc. allowed in childcare area.
  6. We request that people who need childcare let us know before they arrive so we can plan.
  7. Women take girls to bathroom/ Men take boys. There will be a port-a-potty at child care area.
  8. Everyone under 14 on the grounds needs to be with a parent or in childcare or Youth Program.
  9. Set up: an area is already designated for childcare & has both a covered napping area & outdoor play area.
  10. Parents must provide all snacks for their children & come & get them for meals.
  11. Parents must provide diapers, bottles, nap instructions, health information, etc.
  12. All parents must sign a HOLD HARMLESS AGREEMENT
  13. Parents themselves must have a picture ID to drop-off/claim child

Late Charge for leaving child “after hours”, in 5 minute increments, @ $10 each 5 minutes over, with going to association & going to care givers.

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