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Giving Tuesday Appeal
Please consider continuing your ongoing support of BASEC with a tax-deductible donation.When considering the charities and non-profits that you’ll support this year, we hope you’ll look both broadly and close to home. At BASEC, we seek to create the greatest possible access to the most relevant and most impactful learning experiences for Belmont’s youth. This year, your donations will address both sides of this goal. All BASEC fundraising dollars will: Create additional slots for students requiring tuition assistance; and Invest in updating some of our most important pieces of technology used by students in both STEM and academic programming
Spring Virtual Workshops – Registration now open!
Join Your Favorite BASEC Teachers for 8 Fun-filled Weeks! BASEC Virtual Workshop Quick Facts: Include STEM, Art, Coding & much more! Open to students in grades K-8 Free for students enrolled in 20-21 after school Provide a fun way to unwind after school and socialize with peers Designed to build student interest and skill Affordable! $60-90 per workshop, depending on materials Materials are included!
Parent Lecture Series 2020
Stella Panzarella (she/her/hers) is the Director and co-founder of Anti-Racism Collaborative and an anti-oppression organizer in the greater Boston area. She brings with her experiences from social justice organizing, trauma and resilience training work, and leadership development with young people of color.With historical and systemic models for reference and a dash of memes for good measure, our speaker will take attendees on a journey of lens-building and reframing of an understanding of racism and oppression within and beyond the Belmont community. This workshop is designed to support a nuanced understanding of the multiple levels of oppression pertaining to equity in education. This [...]
“Meet the Author” Events — Collaboration w/ Chenery Library and Belmont Books
We are excited to announce three “Meet the Author” events happening in the month of February in collaboration with Belmont Books and Chenery Library. The events will be taking place in the Chenery cafeteria from 3:00PM-4:00PM, including books sales and author signings. Below are details about each event, the books, and their authors, as well as pre-order forms from Belmont Books. These pre-sale books will be distributed at the event. Books will also be available for purchase at the event through Belmont Books. Jerry Craft – “New Kid”: https://www.belmontbooks.com/book/9780062691194 Renee Watson & Ellen Hagan – “Watch Us Rise”:Read more >
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