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Winter 2019 Parenting Series

  • Thursday, January 10, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Thursday, January 17, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Wednesday, February 6, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Wednesday, February 13, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Thursday, January 10 • The Family Table

Facilitator: Dinah Torres Castro
Our busy schedules have driven many of us away from the everyday family table. But now more than ever we need the benefits of gathering together to bond as a family. Learn how to make your family connection, nutrition and well-being a priority once again. Find out how to build the important foundation for a lifetime of good eating habits and strong family bonding. In this program you’ll learn about the multiple benefits of family mealtimes in addition to tips for getting the family together despite our busy schedules.

Thursday, January 17 • Your Family and Screens

Facilitator: Kerri Kreh Reda
During this workshop we will review what the research says about the impact screens (computers, tablets, smart phones etc.) have on your growing child. We will look at the recommendations set by the American Academy of Pediatrics and offer suggestions for creating a healthy screen environment for your family. Appropriate for parents of children up to 12 years old.

Wednesdays, Jan 30, Feb 6 and 13 • Discipline is not a Dirty Word

Facilitator: Nancy Olsen-Harbich
Positive discipline means helping children learn self-control and problem-solving. Discover new ways to correct and guide children’s behavior. For parents and caregivers of children between the ages of 2-12. (3 sessions)

Call Jane Juran at 727-7850 x 340 to register at least 3 days before the start of each program.
Please contact the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County office if you have any special needs.

Class space is being donated by Sound View Greenport


FREE - but pre-registration is required.


Jane Juran
Senior Administrative Assistant
631-727-7850 x 340


Sound View Greenport
58775 County Rd 48
Greenport, NY 11944