Parenting Programs

The following programs are presented by The Resource Place at the JCC.


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Intro to the College Process

Planning for college can be intimidating as you and your high schooler consider his/her future plans. We will navigate these uncharted waters with an overview of what to expect as you begin the college search, selection, and application process. Tips and hints will be provided and myths will be dispelled. There will be time for discussion and questions.  Fees are per family.

 

JCC Member: $15     Non Member: $18
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.


How to be a Super Mom without Having a Super Meltdown

There's no way to be a perfect parent, yet lots of ways to be a good one. Join us for this workshop where we will focus on our parenting skills along with the importance of self-care.

JCC Member: $15     Non Member: $18
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.


Days & Times
Second Tuesdays of each month
10:30am - 11am

Location

Coffee Shop

Story Time with Mike... For Parents, Grandparents and Children of All Ages

Mike Miller has been telling stories as a teacher, camp counselor, and professional storyteller for over 30 years.  He loves entertaining grandparents, parents and children of all ages.  Join us for this FREE monthly event. 

 

JCC Member: Free     Non Member: May use guest pass
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.


Starting Mar 8, 2015
Sundays
3 - 5pm
Jennifer Hess

Instructor

Jennifer Hess

Location

Room 1

Girl Power Workshops

Girl Power is an innovative self-empowerment program for 5th-8th grade girls emphasizing being comfortable in your own skin. Combining an hour of yoga with discussion, journal writing and art, we explore how to manage stress and delve into how the media, self-care, our feelings and our thoughts influence our choices. This program also teaches media literacy (how to think differently about the images that are put upon us as women and girls by the media).
Sign your daughter up for one or all three programs. Each two hour workshop will focus on a different topic and each yoga portion of the class will introduce new poses that connect with the day's theme.

Sunday, March 8, 3-5 pm What Self Care Really Means
Sunday, April 12, 3-5 pm How Our Feelings and Thoughts Influence Our Choices
Sunday, May 3, 3-5 pm Media Literacy- How the Media Wants Us to Feel Bad about Ourselves and What we Can do About It

 

JCC Member: 18/workshop, $45 for all three     Non Member: 25/workshop, $66 for all three
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.


Starting Apr 14, 2015
Tuesdays
11am - 12:30pm
Rishi Hein

Instructor

Rishi Hein

Location

Conference Room

The Art of Parenting

In this 6 week course we will scale the challenges that face us as parents and explore timeless insights from Jewish wisdom to instill values, foster independence, and ensure the long-term success and emotional well being of our children.

JCC Member: $60     Non Member: $70
Contact Michele Ruda Leve for more information.