Share Your Ideas for Civic Park!

In this video, Leo, one of our youngest supporters, shares his ideas for Civic Park. He talks about “having a space to play” and “playing just about any sport here.”

Physical Literacy: Learning to Train

This week, we continue our series on physical literacy by exploring the third stage of physical literacy development.  Once a child moves through the Active Start and FUNdamentals phases, they

Partnerships for Physical Literacy

Our ongoing series on physical literacy discusses the basics of physical literacy development. These articles discuss how physical literacy shapes a child’s development and success. Children who lack a firm

Physical Literacy: FUNdamentals

In our previous physical literacy blog post, we learned about the Active Start stage. This is the first stage of physical literacy development, focusing on children age 0-6. The second

Special Event: TAO Happy Hour for Civic Park

We are thrilled to announce a special-edition TAO Happy Hour event benefitting Civic Park. Friday July 7th, the Technology Association of Oregon will host a happy hour reception and networking

ECA in the News

“It’s time. It’s smart. It’s an opportunity for children that the community dare not waste.” These words sum up the case laid out in a June 8th Register Guard editorial on Civic

Physical Literacy – Active Start Stage

Physical literacy is developed in three stages, beginning when a child is less than a year old and continuing until age 12. The first stage, called “Active Start” focuses on

Paint On!

Channel your inner Picasso and join us as we freshen up the paint on the wall at Civic. Painting will take place in two phases; painting outlines of the figures

Physical Activity Benefits: Social Health

Increased confidence, peer acceptance, leadership skills, and empathy; these are just four of the social benefits children receive from sports and physical activity. These four benefits can have a significant