By Jackie Burrell
Monday, January 5th, 2009 at 5:44 am in Parenting Issues.
“Childhood Matters: Adoption”
Jan. 10 from 9 to 10 a.m. on Green 960 AM and streamed live on www.childhoodmatters.org. Rona Renner, RN and Micky Duxbry, MFT, author of “Making Room in Our Hearts: Keeping Family Ties Through Open Adoption,” discuss the particular challenges faced by families with adopted children.
“Living in the World of iPhone, Wii & MySpace”
Jan. 15 at 7 p.m. at Walnut Creek Intermediate. Sponsored by Acalanes Adult Ed Free.
“Living with Ones and Twos”
Jan. 15 at 7 p.m. at Bananas, Oakland. Meg Zweiback, RN, offers practical advice on parenting babies and toddlers. (Free. Child care available for $5 by reservation only.)
Jan. 17 from 9 to 10 a.m. on Green 960 AM and streamed live on www.childhoodmatters.org. Rona Renner, RN and panelists discuss parenting issues.
“Living with Threes and Fours”
Jan. 22 at 7 p.m. at Bananas, Oakland. Meg Zweiback, RN, offers practical advice on parenting preschoolers. (Free. Child care available for $5 by reservation only.)
“East Bay Mom’s Preschool and Childhood Resource Fair”
Jan. 24 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Scottish Rite Center, Oakland
Meet with reps from over 70 preschools and childcare programs across the East Bay, as well as staffers from other local agencies that serve young families. (Adults $6, kids free, resource directory is $5)
“Parenting the Net Generation”
Jan. 28 at 7 p.m., Joaquin Moraga Intermediate School Library, Moraga
Speaker: Social worker Jason Brand, who specializes in helping families build positive relationships with technology. Sponsored by Acalanes Adult Ed and Moraga Parent Club. Free.
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