• Upcoming Classes & Events

    • Bullying Must Stop

      When: October 28, 2014 | From 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
      Cost: $30.00
      | The Children's Museum of Richmond- Central

      (for Parents/Caregivers of Children Ages 4-11)  Many children encounter bullying behaviors on a daily basis and may be embarrassed to talk about it.  Whether as a target of bullying, a witness or as the child engaging in the bullying behaviors, bullying has a serious and lasting impact on everyone.  In this class, you will learn the signs of bullying and myths about bullying. You will also receive information and resources that will help you take a proactive approach and help your child deal with this serious issue.

      Catherine M. W. Graves, MS

      Eventbrite - Bullying Must Stop

    • Bullying and the Special Needs Child

      When: October 29, 2014 | From 6:30 pm to 6:30 pm
      Cost: Free
      | The Children's Museum of Richmond- Central

      (for Parents/Caregivers of Children of All Ages)Children with special needs such as physical, emotional, developmental, sensory, or intellectual are at a higher risk for bullying. Come learn about the factors that may put your child at increased risk and what we, as parents, can do to help prevent, respond, and protect special needs children from bullying behaviors.

      Courtney Bevan M.A.

      Eventbrite - Bullying and the Special Needs Child

    • Baby Care for Adoptive Parents: Session 1

      When: November 3, 2014 | From 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
      Cost: 30.00
      Unnamed Organizer | Children's Museum of Richmond-Central

      (For families about to be formed by adoption) Led by an RN, this class will cover the care of infants up to one year of age, including feeding & nutrition, bathing, diapering, swaddling, sleeping, health & safety, attachment/bonding, generally what to expect in the hospital as prospective adoptive parents, choosing a pediatrician, and when to call the pediatrician.  All seminars and workshops operate on a sliding fee scale basis. Scholarships and discounts are available. Please inquire.

      Instructors: Cristal Lake-Sanders, LPC and Michelle Sharma, RN

      Eventbrite - Baby Care for Adoptive Parents Session 1

    • Fall Into Play: Dinosaur Discovery

      When: November 7, 2014 | From 9:30 am to 10:30 am
      Cost: 5.00
      Commonwealth Parenting | The Steward School

      (For preschoolers and their parents) Join us for hands-on activities that explore the tools needed for 21st-century problem solving.

      In this session, children and parents will examine artifacts to learn how dinosaurs lived and what they looked like. Through literature and hands on activities students will explore opposites, sorting, and matching, which are associated with critical thinking skills.

      Each session is $5.00 per family.

      Eventbrite - Fall Into Play: Dinosaur Discovery

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