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,

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