PAT plans Monday meetings


The Arkansas River Education Service Cooperative’s Parents as Teachers will hold its monthly group meetings at 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4, at the cooperative, 912 W. Sixth Ave. The topic will be “Healthy Snacks.”

Parents as Teachers is an early childhood parenting education and family support program that provides parents of preschoolers with age-appropriate child development information and activities.

The agency also accepts volunteers and donations of baby items to help the program and families. Details: Call 730-2938.