learning ctr 400

OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/5/13) – The Owensboro Chamber of Commerce welcomed the H.L. Neblett Community Center’s second location, Child Learning Center Annex, with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday.

The center is home to the Trib Ball Free to Learn program, a state-licensed program that focuses on early childhood development. The program teaches fundamentals and literacy skill to children ages 6 weeks to 5 years. The children receive meals, prepared by staff, and take part in recreation activities.
 
The center, which has been open for approximately one week, is available to the public from 9:30 a.m. to midnight each weekday.
 
“It’s something we’ve been working on and planning for a long time,” Gregory Black, Executive Director, said.
 
The program averages 40 to 50 children throughout Owensboro and Daviess County, according to the H.L. Neblett website.
 
“What really sets us apart is out he passion we have for the kids,” Black said. “Our staff is incredible…we just love kids.”
 
The Community Center collaborated with the Housing Authority of Owensboro on the new location.
 
For more information on the program, contact the H.L. Neblett Community Center at: 270-685-3197 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
 
Taylor Riley
SurfKY News
Photo provided by Taylor Riley

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14

Most Read This Week

March 27, 2015 6038

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 25, 2015 5528

Fazoli's, Roses Coming to Madisonville

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 5235

One Dies, Another Injured in Mortons Gap Traffic…

by Deputy Heath Owens
March 25, 2015 5179

Grand Jury Finds No Criminal Wrongdoing in Bean…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 4655

Man Charged with Child Abuse After Allegedly…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 24, 2015 4330

UPDATE: One Injured in Hopkinsville Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

March 09, 2015 14094

Multi-Agency Drug Bust Results in $1 Million Meth…

by KSP DESI
March 02, 2015 11688

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 30, 2015 4655

Man Charged with Child Abuse After Allegedly…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 30, 2015 2599

Man Charged for Selling Drugs from Red Cardinal…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 30, 2015 2592

Juvenile Arrested for Cruelty to Animals

by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office
March 30, 2015 2507

Two Charged in Bremen Meth Bust

by Sheriff Curtis McGehee
March 30, 2015 2309

Report of Suspicious Man Ends with PI, Meth…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 31, 2015 1496

Man Charged for Driving While under Influence of…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 29, 2015 1476

Huge Turnout Joins to Support Shanice Bean Family

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 1406

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - March 30,…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 31, 2015 1114

Happenings and Meetings - Hopkins County

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 1093

Hopkins County Sheriff's Arrest Reports

by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office