Family Programs

ALL WORKSHOPS AND FAMILY EVENTS ARE FREE. CLASSES HAVE VARYING FEES AND PAYMENT OPTIONS ARE AVAILABLE.

Live & Learn Classes

Join other parents/caregivers and their babies and toddlers in an online class format.

Learn about your child’s development through online discussions and simple at-home activities. Learn best practices and discuss parenting topics surrounding infant development and care. Typical topics include sleep, separation anxiety, growing independence, self-care, and more.

Class meets for 10 weeks. Participants will participate in a Zoom meeting check in each week. Through an online classroom, participants will receive information and links about parenting topics, as well as 1-2 activities per week to do at home with their child.

These classes are offered in collaboration with LBCC.

cropped-HPIM0409.jpg

Live & Learn with Your Toddler

For parents and their toddlers (1-2 years old).

Wednesdays at 9:10am, March 31st – June 2nd

Free to Philomath and Alsea residents, $25 for all others.

Instructor: Sara Angel

Register here today and choose Toddler on your registration form.

Classes, workshops, and events listed below are on hold for the time being. Please check back soon to see updated programming!

For Kids

IMG_8989

Girls Circle

8-week class for 5th through 12th grade girls who want to learn how to more effectively express themselves in healthy and creative ways.

Participants will learn ways to make healthy decisions and how to feel great about themselves.

Boys Council

Boys Council

8-week class for 5th through 12th grade boys who want to learn how to more effectively express themselves in healthy and creative ways.

Participants will learn ways to make healthy decisions and how to feel great about themselves.

For Parents

game changer workshop

Make Parenting a Pleasure​

10-week course for parents of children ages 0 to 12 years.

This class is for parents wanting to enhance their skills in coping with the stresses of parenting, communication, and learning about child development and positive discipline techniques- and it’s a great way to get to know other parents.

cropped-MO-ESOL-2014.jpg

Incredible Years

10-week program for parents of children ages 2 to 10. The focus of the class is to promote emotional and social skills.

Learn how:

  • To make clear family rules
  • Prevent and reduce behavior problems
  • To use play and praise to build better relationships with your children

Additionally, offered in Spanish.

Nurturing Parenting class

Nurturing Parenting​

10-week class for parents with children of any age.

Focus on:

  • Improving communication and building your relationships with your child
  • Increasing positive parenting skills 
  • Developing values and rules for your family
  • Learning how to boost your child’s brain development
  • Exploring different ways to handle things when you’re really frustrated with your child

Additionally, offered in Spanish.

W19 MPAP PK (2)

Middle School Class

6-week class for parents of middle school age children.

Helps parents learn ways to help their kids:

  • Weather the social turmoil of the middle school years
  • Develop responsibility
  • Stay engaged in school
  • Navigate/remove power struggles