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

Nurturing Parenting: Infants, toddlers and preschoolers

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 10/28/2021    End Date: 2/24/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Thursdays

Time: 11am

Audience: parents and/or caregivers of infants, toddlers & preschoolers

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 Skills

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 10/28/2021    End Date: 2/17/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Thursdays

Time: 5:00pm

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 Infants, Toddlers & Preschoolers

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 11/8/2021    End Date: 3/21/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Mondays

Time: 4pm

Audience: parents and/or caregivers of infants, toddlers and preschoolers

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: Skills for Families

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 1/4/2022    End Date: 3/29/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Every Tuesday

Time: 2:00pm

Audience: Parents and/or 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


Active Parenting- Co-Parenting and Divorce

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 1/12/2022    End Date: 2/2/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Wednesdays

Time: 11:00am-12:00pm

Audience: Parents that are co-parenting, living in separate homes.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1kDd3pI5IzXFfrixbQB1MDWj-L7ct4INkh7p4DJefgLQ/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Babies 101

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 1/31/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Audience: Expectant parents.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1G_nByisaON2ABLLgt7eNCrmZjtGjO7EHGOr116zDTrc/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Purple Crying

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 1/31/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Audience: Parents and/or caregivers of infants.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: No

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Navigating Feelings for Families

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 1/31/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 11:30am

Audience: Parents and/or caregivers of children any age.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1UUj12MT53df7SHw-IfybNrmoTdNEH9KSUXXL9wEaubE/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Mandated Reporting

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 2/4/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Friday

Time: 9:00-11:00am

Audience: Professionals that are mandated reporters in the state of Maine.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1wDfBxeB-_998_x2ynQL6HuG6Yx9rhmfzi9L0DUvevvk/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Discipline Strategies that Really Work

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 2/7/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 11:30am

Audience: Parents and/or caregivers of children any age.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1UUj12MT53df7SHw-IfybNrmoTdNEH9KSUXXL9wEaubE/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Protective Factors

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 2/11/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Friday

Time: 9:00-11:00am

Audience: Professionals and/or community groups that work with children and families.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1kTe7ldPcNAAY6D-G6apON5WiMkkTIKc9iBqpuL3NGe4/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Building Self-Worth in Children

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 2/14/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 11:30am

Audience: Parents and/or caregivers of children any age.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1UUj12MT53df7SHw-IfybNrmoTdNEH9KSUXXL9wEaubE/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Purple Crying

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 2/18/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Friday

Time: 9:00-11:00am

Audience: Professionals that work with infants and their families.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1CLI8BZfULx1bZPnwFtD_zm5PepMSBMkgggMs9U_Z2s0/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Safe Sleep

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 2/18/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Friday

Time: 9:00-11:00am

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1CLI8BZfULx1bZPnwFtD_zm5PepMSBMkgggMs9U_Z2s0/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Playgroups

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 2/24/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: 4th Thursday of the month.

Time: 10:00am

Audience: parents or caregivers of infants and toddlers.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: No

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Managing Stress in Children

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 2/28/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 11:30am

Audience: Parents and/or caregivers of children any age.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1UUj12MT53df7SHw-IfybNrmoTdNEH9KSUXXL9wEaubE/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Babies 101

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 2/28/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Audience: Expectant parents.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1G_nByisaON2ABLLgt7eNCrmZjtGjO7EHGOr116zDTrc/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Mandated Reporter

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/7/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Audience: Professionals that are mandated reporters in the state of Maine.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1wDfBxeB-_998_x2ynQL6HuG6Yx9rhmfzi9L0DUvevvk/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Brain Development

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/7/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 11:30am

Audience: Parents and/or caregivers of children any age.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1UUj12MT53df7SHw-IfybNrmoTdNEH9KSUXXL9wEaubE/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Ages & Stages of Development

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/14/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 11:30am

Audience: Parents and/or caregivers of children any age.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1UUj12MT53df7SHw-IfybNrmoTdNEH9KSUXXL9wEaubE/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Protective Factors

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/14/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1kTe7ldPcNAAY6D-G6apON5WiMkkTIKc9iBqpuL3NGe4/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Purple Crying

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/21/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1CLI8BZfULx1bZPnwFtD_zm5PepMSBMkgggMs9U_Z2s0/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Safe Sleep

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/21/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Audience: Professionals that work with infants and their families.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1CLI8BZfULx1bZPnwFtD_zm5PepMSBMkgggMs9U_Z2s0/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Discipline Strategies that Really Work

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/21/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 11:30am

Audience: Parents and/or caregivers of children any age.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1UUj12MT53df7SHw-IfybNrmoTdNEH9KSUXXL9wEaubE/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Babies 101

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/28/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Audience: Expectant Parents.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1G_nByisaON2ABLLgt7eNCrmZjtGjO7EHGOr116zDTrc/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org