Signs of Hearing Loss in a Child

  • Posted by MCRC Staff
  • On May 6, 2019
Lack of attention to sounds (birth-1 year) Does not respond when you call his/her name (7 months-1 year) Does not follow simple directions (1-2 years) Shows delays in speech and language development (birth-3 years) Pulls or scratches at his/her ears Difficulty achieving academically, especially in reading and mathSocially isolated and unhappy in school Persistent ear […]
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WATW Day Camp 2019

  • Posted by MCRC Staff
  • On April 29, 2019
Once again, we are excited to announce it is summer camp time! Forms coming soon. This year our mad scientist themed camp is going to be explosive! Camp will be at its permanent home at Bynum School. This provides many positive aspects including a consistent location our campers will know and recognize as well as […]
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NOW AVAILABLE: Basin Bikefest Raffle Tickets

  • Posted by MCRC Staff
  • On April 24, 2019
MCRC will once again be selling raffle tickets for items to be given away at this year’s Basin Bikefest. You can purchase raffle tickets – 1 for $5 or 6 for $25 – in person at the center or online at http://weblink.donorperfect.com/bikefestraffle This year’s raffle items include: Matthews Martial Arts $150 American Girl Doll Gift […]
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A Look Back at the 2019 Trail & Riding Show

  • Posted by MCRC Staff
  • On April 18, 2019
On the morning of the event, the air was crisp and fresh due to the rain storm that swept through Midland the previous evening. Everything was lining up just right for the third annual MCRC Trail and Riding Show. The horses were just as eager as the kids to show off their skills and each […]
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Learning Through Play

  • Posted by MCRC Staff
  • On April 17, 2019
The act of playing is an important tool that influences a child’s life. The primary goals of childhood are to grow, learn, and play. It is often through play that children learn to make sense of the world around them. It is a child’s “job” or “occupation” to play to develop physical coordination, emotional maturity, […]
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An Open Letter to Our Volunteers

  • Posted by MCRC Staff
  • On April 16, 2019
Dear MCRC Volunteer, Thank you.Thank. You. You probably hear these two simple words more than a thousand times throughout the day at MCRC. That’s because you do so much, give up so much, and bring so much to help the children in our programs excel. It doesn’t seem like those words are enough sometimes because, […]
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