Sharing the news.

Weekly Headlines & Handprints Newsletter

The newsletter and weekly headlines can be sent each month to your inbox.

First 5 Kern sends out weekly updates on the top news stories pertaining to issues impacting kids 0-5. Subscribe to the newsletter to receive them each week.


First 5 Kern’s newsletter “Handprints” comes out regularly, sent exclusively via e-mail. With relevant news pertaining to our community on issues impacting children 0-5 and their families, as well as related First 5 Kern programming information, Handprints is in an easily digestible format with links to further information.

First 5 Kern December 2022 Handprints Newsletter

  • Save the Date! 2023 ACEs Conference
  • First 5 Kern stories: Wind in the Willows
  • IMPACT funding approved
  • Early childhood careers
  • First 5 California billboards in Bakersfield
  • more!