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Parent & Child Classes

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Parent & Child/Infant Playgroups provide an opportunity for warm and supportive companionship with other families facilitated by an experienced early childhood educator.

Children come and…

Explore a child-friendly environment that is safe, challenging and emotionally nurturing, with simple play materials.

Delight in the special attention given to support their unfolding interests, motor abilities, and problem solving skills.

Experience social interaction in play that stimulates their speech and language development.

Engage with other children in their stage of development, while developing social capacities.


Parents come and…

Experience an environment that encourages the valuable exchange of ideas and information.

Explore the value of observation to see and understand what their children are doing and how they are learning as they play.

Delight in the joy of sharing songs and games with your child that support their speech and language development.

Meet other parents and find a community of sharing and support.

Discover new tips for parenting and care-giving.

Upcoming Parent & Child Classes:

Fall 2015
 
Two Day Parent & Child Nursery for Parents and Toddlers aged 2.5-3 years (1 option)

A. $1,600 Mondays and Tuesdays from 8:45-11:15am *FULL - Wait List Forming

September 28, 29 * October 5, 6, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27

November 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30 * December 1, 7, 8, 14, 15


Parent & Child Classes for Parents and Toddlers aged 12-24 months (2 options)

B. Thursdays from 8:45am-10:15am
*FULL - Wait List Forming 

$390 for a 13-week course:

September 17, 24 * October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

November 5, 12, 19 * December 3, 10, 17

C. Fridays from 11:15am-12:45pm

$390 for a 13 week course

September 18, 25 * October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 * November 6, 13, 20

December 4, 11, 18


Parent & Child Classes for Parents and Preschoolers aged 2 to 3 years (2 options):

D. Thursdays from 10:45-12:45pm

$520 for a 13-week course:

September 17, 24 * October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

November 5, 12, 19 * December 3, 10, 17

E. Fridays, 8:45-10:45am
*FULL - Wait List Forming 

$520 for a 13-week course:

September 18, 25 * October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 * November 6, 13, 20

December 4, 11, 18


Spaces fill quickly: register now!

With questions,

please contact Barbara Mann,
Early Childhood Admissions Coordinator,
at 845-356-2514 x326 or bmann@gmws.org
.


Parenting Classes for Adults

Simplicity Parenting 

Fall/Winter 2015/16 session: Saturday mornings, 9:30-11:30am: 11/21, 12/5, 1/9,1/23, 1/30.

Spring session 2016: Tuesday evenings, 7:30-9:30pm: 3/22, 4/5, 4/12, 4/26, 5/10.

Both Simplicity Parenting sessions: $260/person, $425/two family members (can include au pair), includes material. Parent and Child Classroom.

Please contact Marieke Duijneveld for details and to register.

The Soul of Discipline 

Fall Session 2015: Saturday mornings, 9:30-11:30am: 10/17, 10/24, and 11/7.

Winter Session 2016: Tuesday evenings, 7:30-9:30pm: 2/23, 3/1, 3/8.

Both Soul of Discipline sessions: $135/person, $225/two family members (can include au pair), includes material. Parent and Child classroom. 

Please contact Marieke Duijneveld for details and to register.


 

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