ABC’s of Emergent Literacy

This series provides information about and strategies for promoting emergent literacy in childcare settings. Videos, discussion, sharing of practice and reflection, handouts and action plans are all part of the session.   Parts 3 and 4 – creating a rich literacy environment and getting more from reading aloud. Presented by Kathy Boelsma http://crowlanark.com/wp-content/uploads/Calendar-for-Early-Learning-Professionals-sept-dec-2014-black-and-white.pdf  
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FREE! Baby Picasso

FREE!   Baby Picasso  at Smiths Falls playgroup Special event during playgroup at Smiths Falls (Trinity United Church) Wed. Oct. 22    10:00-11:00 am Description of workshop:   Come and encourage your infant to explore water play and discover how it supports all areas of development. click here for poster:   Baby Picasso 2014  
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FREE! Good Discipline Good Kids

FREE!  Good Discipline Good Kids  – 2 session workshop Mon. Oct.20 & 27      6:30—8:30 pm Carleton Place Childcare Services Description of workshop:    Guidance that keeps our kids on the right path,  offered in a positive way! Click here for poster:    Good Discipline Good Kids 2014
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FREE: Playdate with a Preschooler

FREE:  Playdate with a Preschooler Perth Public Library Thursday, October 16   10:00-11:00 am Description of the workshop:   Puppets, play dough, painting and more! Schedule this one in your book. An adult/child work-shop that will get you both smiling! Click here for poster:  Playdate with a preschooler 2014
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FREE! Baby Picasso

  FREE!  Baby Picasso for children ages 6-12 months. Special event during playgroup    Wed. Oct 15    10:00-11:00 am Lanark (Maple Grove School ) Description of workshop:   Come and encourage your infant to explore water play and discover how it supports all areas of development.     Click here for poster:  Baby Picasso 2014  
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FREE! Workshop on Depression

FREE!  Workshop on Depression Thurs. Oct. 9    6:00 – 9:00 pm Smiths Falls, CROW Description of workshop:  Do you, or someone you know, struggle with depression? Join us for an evening of information, discussion and a chance to ask questions. Presented by Lanark Mental Health.   Click here for poster:  Depression 2014
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FREE! Toddler Boogie

Free Workshop  Toddler Boogie Wed. Oct. 8    1:00 –2:00 pm Carleton Place   Carambeck Community Centre Description of workshop:   Parents come with your toddler to jump, jive, make instruments and have fun with music.   Click here for poster:  Toddler Music 2014 CP
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