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Parenting Education
Find a class developed with your child's age in mind:
 Prenatal-5 Years  5-12 Years  13-18 Years

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Dates and times subject to change. Contact your local Council to confirm the event details.

Nurturing Parenting: Community-Based Education

Council: Kids Free to Grow (York)

Start Date: 7/7/2022    End Date: 9/1/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Every Thursday from July 7-September 1, 2022.

Time: 10:30-12pm

Audience: Parents/caregivers of children 0-10.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: No

Link to Register: http://Email Shannon at shannonb@kidsfreetogrow.org for the Zoom link

Additional Information: Nurturing Parenting features education to foster positive parenting skills with nurturing behaviors, promote healthy physical and emotional development, and teach appropriate role and developmental expectations. This program covers the span of childhood from birth-young adult.

Contact: Genevieve Gardner   Phone: 207-985-5975

Website: http://www.kidsfreetogrow.org


Nurturing Parenting: Community-Based Education

Council: Kids Free to Grow (York)

Start Date: 7/19/2022    End Date: 9/6/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesday

Time: 10:00am-11:30am

Audience: Parents/Caregivers of children age 0-10

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://Please email Amy at Amym@kidsfreetogrow.org for registration information

Additional Information: Nurturing Parenting features education to foster positive parenting skills with nurturing behaviors, promote healthy physical and emotional development, and teach appropriate role and developmental expectations. This program covers the span of childhood from birth-young adult.

Contact: Genevieve Gardner   Phone: 207-985-5975

Website: http://www.kidsfreetogrow.org


Active Parenting- First Five Years

Council: Kids Free to Grow (York)

Start Date: 7/25/2022    End Date: 8/15/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Every Monday evening July 25th-August 15th

Time: 7-8:30pm

Audience: Parents/caregivers with children ages 0-4.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUtdu-rqT4oGdBfRU7hTVx7XKGbnKmmXjmb

Additional Information: For parents of children from birth to age 4, this program shows how to nurture a child with a "just right" combination of freedom and nonviolent discipline. Infant Safe Sleep and Period of Purple Crying are also covered.

Contact: Genevieve Gardner   Phone: 207-985-5975

Website: http://www.kidsfreetogrow.org