Workshops & Events

Clinton Parent Workshops for 2012-2013

All workshops are free.  This year’s theme: Cognitive Development


Teaching Children at Home – Jan 24 (snow Jan. 31) 10 to 11:15 am or 7 to 8:15 pm

  • Free Workshop for Parents at HCH Library, Presented by Linda N. Stuhlman, Early Childhood Consultant
  • Listening Skills, Discipline, Emotional Health and Answers to Questions about Development
  • More on Parent Workshops for 2012-13

School Readiness – May 2, 2013 10 to 11:15 a.m. or 7 to 8:15 p.m. Henry Carter Hull Library

  • Free Workshop for Parents, Presented by Linda N. Stuhlman, Early Childhood Consultant

Past workshops/events included:

Mind in the Making : The Seven Essential Life Skills Every Child Needs – Jan 2013

Based on the book by Ellen Gallnsky, www.mindinthemaking.org

Professionals from Best Beginnings, Joel School, and Henry Carter Hull Library will give ideas on promoting the Seven Essential Life Skills : Focus and Self Control, Perspective Taking, Communication, Making Connections, Critical Thinking, Taking on Challenges and Self-Directed, Engaged Learning.

Every Child Ready to Read – Nov 2012

  • Free Workshop for Parents – Presenter, Lynn Hidek, Children’s Librarian
  • Parent and Child event followed a few weeks later
Best Beginnings Fair – Oct 2012

  • “Celebrating a Child’s First 1,000 Days, Getting It Right from the Start”
  •  Information for parents of infants and toddlers
Campbell’s Gymnastics Preschool Event – Learning through Movement
  • Sat March 31, 2012, 2-3:15pm, 8 Heritage Park Rd, Clinton
  • FREE open gym and supervised obstacle course
  • Limited to 25 children, ages 3-5

Busy Bodies Toddler Event – Learning through Movement

  • Tues April 3, 2012, 3:45-4:45pm, Joel K wing rotunda (rear of school), 137 Glenwood Rd, Clinton
  • FREE class led by Jessica (Miss Jess) Guelke, come dressed to move!
  • For children 18mos-3yrs and their caregiver(s)

Born Learning Trail – Spring Walk

  • Sat April 28, 2012, 10am (rain date, Apr 29)
  • A fun, interactive walk for the whole family