Local Briefs

Registration deadline nears for training

Pyramid Plus training offered for early-childhood professionals starts Sept. 20 through the Early Childhood Council of La Plata County. Pyramid Plus curriculum embeds evidence-based inclusion practices into the Pyramid Model framework for promoting social emotional competence, inclusion and addressing challenging behavior.

Contact Tamara Volz at tamarav@ecclaplata.org or call 247-5960 with questions. Visit the website www.ecclaplata.org and click on the Community Based Training and Events link for details and options for registering. The deadline to register is Aug. 29.

Mrs. America seeks La Plata County entrant

The Mrs. America Pageant is searching for the new Mrs. La Plata County. Once selected, the community representative will compete in the Mrs. Colorado Pageant in April in Denver.

Interested applicants must live or work in the La Plata County, must be married during the time of competition, a resident of the state for at least six months, a U.S. citizen and be at least 18 years old. For more information, visit www.mrscolorado.com or contact Emily Stark at the Mrs. Colorado office at (303) 593-1199.

Herald Staff