Child Care Matters

For many families, the pandemic has introduced new challenges balancing the need to work, provide child care, supervise virtual schooling ...more

November 25, 2020

Celebrating the Holidays in a Big, but Smaller, Way

The COVID-19 pandemic has been stressful and isolating for many people, and  “COVID fatigue” has set in.  Gatherings during the upcoming holidays ...more

November 20, 2020

thread is Here for You: COVID-19 Resources

thread is here to support you through Alaska’s increase in COVID-19 cases. Below are various resources from thread’s COVID-19 Resource Center that will help guide you ...more

November 18, 2020

Winter & Holiday Safety Tips

Alaska’s long, cold winter is back and families, as well as their early childhood education programs, are making preparations. Keeping ...more

November 13, 2020

thread’s Book Party in the Park Cancelled

Summertime brings warm weather, cool treats, and thread’s annual Book Party in the Park. Usually at this time, thread staff ...more

July 1, 2020

Family Friday 2020

The Week of the Young Child draws to a close today with Family Friday. Today we celebrate families and the ...more

April 17, 2020

Artsy Thursday 2020

We’re celebrating the Week of the Young Child and today’s theme—Artsy Thursday—is all about children getting creative. Art of all ...more

April 16, 2020

Work Together Wednesday 2020

It’s Work Together Wednesday—time to build something together! When children build together with each other and adults, they explore math ...more

April 15, 2020

Tasty Tuesday 2020

It’s the Week of the Young Child, and today is Tasty Tuesday. Yum! Staying healthy, getting active, and eating nutritious ...more

April 14, 2020

Music Monday 2020

During these challenging times, it’s even more important to give our children hope. Join thread today as we kick off ...more

April 12, 2020