Camp Connection registration begins May 22 at Community Connection Place, located at 2534 Grandview Dr. W. in University Place. Registration is available during the following dates and times:
Monday through Wednesday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Saturday, June 10 from 9 a.m. to noon; and Saturday, June 17 from 9 a.m. to noon.
We are now taking applications for camp leaders and volunteers. For more information, please visit www.communityconnectionplace.org.
The Board of Community Connection Place non-profit organization is pleased to announce Jessica Nappi as its new executive director. Upon graduating with a master’s degree in city and regional planning, Nappi has dedicated more than 15 years to public service through her work in urban and community planning. She is excited to help the Board promote and achieve its vision to build a new intergenerational community center in University Place. We are very fortunate that we were able to find someone of her caliber to fulfill this role. Please stop by the Community Center and say hi.
Upcoming special events held by Community Connection Place
Senior programs taking place at Community Connection Place:
• Rock Painting Event – U.P. Rocks on Friday, May 26, 1-2:30 p.m. This event is sponsored by Bridgeport Place Assisted Living. Come join the Fun at Community Connection Place/Senior Center.
• University Place Fire Department, Friday, May 19, 11:30 a.m. to noon. Firefighters will talk to seniors about fire safety and smoke alarms.
Basic Food/Assistance Program on Wednesday, May 17, 11 a.m. to noon. Seminar to qualify for assistance with the new changes and also how to cook and buy food on a budget. Free! All are welcome to attend.