Local Resources

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Find a class developed with your child's age in mind:
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 Fathers
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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: 1/3/2023    End Date: 3/28/2023

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

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

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1EtkSuTEmPWqD5oQETm3LHYI3NpdeIt4ozC-YCm4AXkI/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Nurturing Parenting: Skills for Families

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 1/3/2023    End Date: 3/28/2023

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

Audience: Parents & caregivers of children any age.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1Rivch54z4LfcE9p4JPtqPOb3XVsfJr50_N80MwPqIIg/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Nurturing Parenting: Through Recovery

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 1/4/2023    End Date: 3/29/2023

Day(s) of the Week:

Time: 5:00pm-6:30pm

Audience: Parents/caregivers of children any age in recovery.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1GVjVrJrzVzB8DkuGDI5EBPeCkxnOX4TFzUgCM43II08/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Active Parenting- Co-Parenting and Divorce

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 2/6/2023    End Date: 2/27/2023

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

Audience: Parents/caregivers of children that are separated or divorced.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1DGkWOzeiXxeBewX1lGPGRQvRucXTXnm0OYHyzvK-A9c/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Parenting Topic Workshop

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 2/9/2023   

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

Audience: Expectant parents or families that will be welcoming an infant into their home. Participants will receive a packet of materials with resources and information on period of purple crying & safe sleep, car seat safety, introducing baby to pets and more.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1ggr4qGKmwUM_1N4bPKdhMxvcbQb7kHXyIr1MGE0OJNI/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Protective Factors

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 2/13/2023   

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

Audience: Community organizations that work with children and families.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1LcCGLLhukAkM8A8xpYaywPLgFst3xxPrVew8rpqcO6U/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Parenting Topic Workshop

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/2/2023   

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

Audience: Expectant parents or families that will be welcoming a new baby into their home. Participants will receive a packet of resources with information about period of purple crying, safe sleep, car seat safety, introducing baby to pets and much more.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1ggr4qGKmwUM_1N4bPKdhMxvcbQb7kHXyIr1MGE0OJNI/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Mandated Reporting

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/3/2023   

Day(s) of the Week: Friday

Time: 11:00-1:00pm

Audience: Professionals that work with children and families.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1rDF8_mUtEjK-ZR18xi4MvEvnOcXkfAVtDFfILezZXtQ/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Purple Crying

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/6/2023   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Audience: Professionals or community organizations that care for infants such us daycare providers, nurseries and churches.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/13AUH5vJvPZ3O4pNem-xY2MZL2YSQdAN-m2rb-KPeDCw/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Safe Sleep

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/6/2023   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Audience: Professionals or community organizations that care for infants such as daycare providers, nurseries and churches.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/13AUH5vJvPZ3O4pNem-xY2MZL2YSQdAN-m2rb-KPeDCw/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Active Parenting- Co-Parenting and Divorce

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/7/2023    End Date: 3/28/2023

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

Audience: Parents/caregivers of children that are separated or divorced.

In Person or Virtual: In-person

Registration Required: No

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1DGkWOzeiXxeBewX1lGPGRQvRucXTXnm0OYHyzvK-A9c/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Protective Factors

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/17/2023   

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1LcCGLLhukAkM8A8xpYaywPLgFst3xxPrVew8rpqcO6U/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Parenting Topic Workshop

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/20/2023   

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

Audience: Expectant parents or families that will be welcoming a new baby into their home. Participants will receive a packet of resources with information on period of purple crying, safe sleep, car seat safety, introducing baby to pets and much more.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1ggr4qGKmwUM_1N4bPKdhMxvcbQb7kHXyIr1MGE0OJNI/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Purple Crying

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/24/2023   

Day(s) of the Week: Friday

Time: 11:00-1:00pm

Audience: Professionals or community organizations that care for infants such as daycares, nurseries and churches.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/13AUH5vJvPZ3O4pNem-xY2MZL2YSQdAN-m2rb-KPeDCw/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Safe Sleep

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 3/24/2023   

Day(s) of the Week: Friday

Time: 11:00-1:00pm

Audience: Professionals and community organizations that care for infants such as daycares, nurseries and churches.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/13AUH5vJvPZ3O4pNem-xY2MZL2YSQdAN-m2rb-KPeDCw/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Nurturing Parenting: Infants, toddlers and preschoolers

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 4/4/2023    End Date: 6/27/2023

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

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

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1EtkSuTEmPWqD5oQETm3LHYI3NpdeIt4ozC-YCm4AXkI/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Nurturing Parenting: Skills for Families

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 4/4/2023    End Date: 6/27/2023

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesday

Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm

Audience: Parents & caregivers of children any age.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1Rivch54z4LfcE9p4JPtqPOb3XVsfJr50_N80MwPqIIg/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Nurturing Parenting: Skills for Families

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 4/6/2023    End Date: 6/29/2023

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

Audience: Parents & caregivers of children any age.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1Rivch54z4LfcE9p4JPtqPOb3XVsfJr50_N80MwPqIIg/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Nurturing Parenting: Infants, toddlers and preschoolers

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 4/6/2023    End Date: 6/29/2023

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

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

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1EtkSuTEmPWqD5oQETm3LHYI3NpdeIt4ozC-YCm4AXkI/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Project Play

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 4/10/2023   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 9:00am-12:00pm

Town: Bangor

Audience: EVENTS

In Person or Virtual: In-person

Registration Required: No

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org