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Nurturing Parenting Classes: 10 Week Series

December 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

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One event on December 11, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on January 8, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on January 15, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on January 22, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on January 29, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on February 5, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on February 12, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on February 19, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on February 26, 2018 at 10:30am

Free

Join us at the Carnegie Branch!

Have you found being a parent is harder than you expected?  Do you wish you had an expert or a peer you could talk to about the difficulty of parenting?  If so, JDL would like to invite you to take part in our FREE Nurturing Parenting class at the Carnegie Branch of the Jackson District Library. Stop at the Reference desk or call 788-4087 if you have any questions.

Week 1           Dec. 4, 2017 at 10 a.m.

  • Informational Gathering

Week 2           Dec. 11, 2017 at 10 a.m.

  • Nurturing Parenting
  • Cultural Parenting Traditions
  • Self-Care
  • What is Trauma
  • Developing Spirituality in Parenting

Week 3           Jan. 8, 2017 at 10 a.m.

  • Making Good choices
  • Trauma prevention

Week 4           Jan. 15, 2017 at 10 a.m.

  • Growth and Development of Children
  • Brain development and the effects of trauma

Week 5           Jan. 22, 2017 at 10 a.m.

  • Importance of Touch
  • Developing Empathy
  • Effects of Trauma

Week 6           Jan. 29, 2017 at 10 a.m.

  • Managing and communication feelings
  • Managing anger and stress

Week 7           Feb. 5, 2017 at 10 a.m.

  • Understanding Discipline
  • Alternatives to spanking
  • Understanding why children act out

Week 8           Feb. 12, 2017 at 10 a.m.

  • Rewards and punishments
  • Review Discipline

Week 9           Feb. 19, 2017 at 10 a.m.

  • Establishing Nurturing Parenting Routines
  • Building Safety

Week 10         Feb. 26, 2017 at 10 a.m.

  • Exit Interview
  • Feedback and certification

Details

Date:
December 11
Time:
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Carnegie Library
244 W. Michigan Ave.
Jackson, MI 49201 United States
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Phone:
517-788-4087
Website:
http://myjdl.com/carnegie/