Hike it Baby! Amazing Space Sustainability Tour and Hike10/17/2017 @ 09:30amIndian Creek Nature Center 6665 Otis Road SE, Cedar Rapids
Parents and their children from birth to school age are invited to join the Cedar Rapids Hike it Baby chapter for a tour of Amazing Space and a family-friendly hike in the prairie to view the beautiful fall colors. Hike it Baby is a national non-profit organization that offers new parents an opportunity to connect and get into nature with their young children.
Pre registration is required.
Attachments:The Cornerstone of Children's Mental Health (session 2)10/17/2017 @ 06:30pm515 N. Jefferson Way, Indianola
Participants will discuss various definitions of attachment and further their understanding of attachment theories. Participants will learn about the components of an attachment approach within their early childhood programs and how this approach is essential for the development of children's mental health
To register, contact Myra Willms
Family Storyteller #1 Goodnight Moon10/25/2017 @ 06:30pmISU Extension Jasper County 550 N 2nd Ave W, Newton Iowa
This class teaches parents and caregivers basic skills for improving early literacy.
To register contact Carol Camp at 641-792-5437 or email at email@example.com
Siouxland Birth Expo10/28/2017 @ 10:00amSioux City Convention CEnter
This is a FREE event with a mission to provide Siouxland families an opportunity to see the services and support that is available to them here at home. There will be professionals speaking on all things related to mom, baby and family such as breastfeeding, newborn care and how to care for your body before and during pregnancy. There will also be lots of opportunities to shop, watch seminars on how to decorate a nursery, learn how to install a car seat and win great giveaways! If you have a new baby, are pregnant or are even considering pregnancy- this is the event for you!
Contact 712-279-2989 or visit http://siouxlandbirthexpo.com/ to learn more information!
ASI Fall Educational Conference11/03/2017 @ 08:30amSheraton Hotel 1800 50th St. West Des Moines
Join us at the 2017 ASI Fall Educational Conference featuring keynote speakers Luke Y. Tsai, M.D. and Steve Silberman author of “NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity.”
For Agenda and to register online:
Prenatal Education Class for Expectant parents11/08/2017 @ 10:00amDallas County Hospital in the Community Room. 610 10th St. Perry, Iowa
This is a free event. Classes are held from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Dallas County Hospital.
Here are the following class topics:
October 4th- You and your Pregnancy; Prenatal Care
October 11th- Healthy Eating During Pregnancy; Stress During Pregnancy
October 18th- What to Avoid During Pregnancy
October 25th- The Big Day: Labor and Birth
Nov 1st- Caring for Your Baby/Postpartum Care
Nov 8th- Celebrating Your Achievement
Parents who enroll in the class will receive all materials, some small gifts, and have the opportunity to receive and infant car seat for completing all sessions.
For more information and to enroll, please contact Penny, Partners in Family Development, at 515-808-0503.