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