• Online Storytime July

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    Join us for our Online Storytime throughout July, every Tuesday and Thursday from 5:30-6pm.

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  • Tantrums, Meltdowns and Outbursts

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    Join us as we explore how to navigate tantrums, meltdowns and outbursts, and how we can stay connected to our little ones through their big feelings. Together we will learn why children have tantrums, what is taking place developmentally, what happens in the brain, and what are they communicating through their behaviour. We will look at practical strategies of how to provide connection and support for our children (and for ourselves) during these challenging moments.

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  • Consent and Boundaries Workshop

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    As parents and guardians, we can worry about keeping our children safe – whether that’s from scrapes and bruises or hurt feelings. But what about protection from unsafe relationships and abuse? Body safety education can play a role in empowering children with preventative skills. We can teach our little ones to seek help or self-advocate if they feel unsafe or experience abuse.

    In this foundational workshop, we will learn how to begin or continue practicing healthy boundaries, consent, and body safety. We will cover how adults can model safe relationships, pass along healthy body messages, and teach bodily autonomy. In this way, parents and guardians can create a home environment where there is an understanding of consent and a respect for the boundaries of self and others.

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  • Happy Pride Month!

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    “Rise up like an ocean wave, be yourself:
    Free and Brave!”
    – excerpt from My Own Way, by Joana Estrela.
    Happy Pride Month! We love you, we see you,
    and we are SO proud of you. 🏳️‍🌈

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  • Online Storytime June

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    Join us for Online Storytime throughout the month of June, filled with songs, puppets, felt stories and easy art activities!

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  • Tuning into Temperament

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    Workshop: Tuning into Temperament: Monday May 30th @ 10am

    Every child has their own unique temperament. Learning how to tune into our child’s personality helps us to work with their specific traits and strengths, rather than in opposition to them. How do we support our “spirited and active” children with organizing their feelings? How do we create a sense of safety for our “cautious” little ones in new situations? Join us as we learn how our personality interplays with that of our child’s, and explore strategies in supporting their unique way of being.

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  • Connecting Before Correcting

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    “You cannot teach the mind
    before you have the heart.
    Connect before you direct.”
    – Dr. Gordon Neufeld.

    Read on to explore some connection strategies…

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  • New Parents Group: Birth-4 Years

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    Life in the first weeks, months, and years of a new child can be full of joy, fears, excitement, and sadness with the ever-changing development in early childhood.

    Join us in this interactive 6-week series as we explore how we can adapt to this exciting time and expand our understanding of the unique challenges that our little ones face.

    Topics include
    *Creating healthy attachment bonds
    *Understanding temperament
    *Learning about brain development and play
    *Building emotional regulation
    *Setting limits
    *Developing healthy sleep and food skills

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  • Online Storytime May

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    Join us online for our Online Storytime with songs, stories, felt stories, puppets and easy art activities. Every Tuesday and Thursday from 5:30-6pm

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  • Circle of Security Parenting

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    The Circle of Security Parenting™ program is based on decades of research about how parent-child relationships can be supported & strengthened.

    In this 8-week series, we will explore how to
    understand your child’s emotional needs
    help them manage their emotions
    strengthen their self esteem
    honour your innate wisdom & desire for your child to be secure

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