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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

Find a class geared toward:
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 Co-Parenting/Blended Families
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Dates and times subject to change. Contact your local Council to confirm the event details.

Nurturing Parenting: Skills for Families

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 2/28/2022    End Date: 6/27/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Mondays

Time: 11am

Audience: Parents/caregivers of children any age.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1ydeOriFzr_hEpME6LPMDUwgC2waMk3WZtGb3e3IUQFM/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Nurturing Parenting: Infants, toddlers and preschoolers

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/28/2022    End Date: 6/27/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 4:00-5:00pm

Audience: Parents or caregivers of children ages 0-5.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1Iz1GUnKlmN0lSSfoxbpJm2CKF12mwtE8AoDogiwfRPY/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Nurturing Parenting: Infants, toddlers and preschoolers

Council: Franklin County Children's Task Force

Start Date: 4/7/2022    End Date: 7/21/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Thursdays for 16 weeks

Time: 1:00pm

Town: Farmington

Audience: Parents and Caregivers of Children 0-5

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://www.fcctf.org

Contact: Renee Whitley   Phone: 207-778-6960

Website: http://www.fcctf.org


Active Parenting- First Five Years

Council: Aroostook Council for Healthy Families

Start Date: 4/26/2022    End Date: 6/28/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 6pm-8pm

Audience: Parents and caregivers of children birth to 5 years old

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://forms.gle/BAnQoZzKwu9NhK1u6

Contact: Danielle Langley   Phone: 207-532-1141

Website: https://sites.google.com/achf-me.org/wwwachf-meorg


Active Parenting- First Five Years

Council: Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (Somerset)

Start Date: 6/20/2022    End Date: 7/11/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Mondays

Time: 10am to 12noon

Audience: In this series of 4 classes you will learn discipline methods that work, how to prevent tantrums, establishing routines to make life easier, and much more. This class is designed for parents of children from birth-age 5.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwud--uqTspHNeqOnBsq06TzlK1u_F6Vrq4

Additional Information: for additional information please contact: Anne Osolinski at 859-2521 or by emailing at: aosolinski@kvcap.org

Contact: Lanelle Freeman   Phone: 207-859-1577

Website: http://www.kvcap.org


Active Parenting- First Five Years

Council: Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (Somerset)

Start Date: 7/6/2022    End Date: 7/27/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Wednesday

Time: 2-4pm

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcsc-Cvqj8rHN2r52JTrIgwllK2PctacCBM

Contact: Lanelle Freeman   Phone: 207-859-1577

Website: http://www.kvcap.org