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PARENT TALKS: Stay-at-Home Daddies & More

By Jackie Burrell
Monday, August 10th, 2009 at 1:00 am in Parenting Issues.

Scheduling (Chris Ware illustration) “Nurse Rona’s Book Club: The Daddy Shift”
Aug. 16 from 7 to 8 a.m. on 98.1 KISS-FM and streamed live on Childhoodmatters.org. Guest host Dr. Will Courtenay, The
Men’s Doc, and Jeremy Adam Smith, author of “The Daddy Shift,” discuss stay-at-home dads, breadwinner moms and changing roles in parenting.

“Childhood Matters: Limits, Transitions and Change”
Aug. 23 from 7 to 8 a.m. on 98.1 KISS-FM and streamed live on Childhoodmatters.org. Summer’s ending, the transition to school is starting, and Rona Renner, RN, and guests are discussing limits, transitions and change.

“Free Family Law Clinic”
Aug. 25 from 3 to 7 p.m. at Bananas, Oakland
A free Family Law Clinic for low-income families embroiled in domestic matters. Sponsored by BANANAS and offered by the Volunteer Legal Services of the Alameda County Bar Association. Reservations are required; call Volunteer Legal Services, 510-302-2222.

“Free Workshop for College-bound Teens and their Families”
Aug. 29 at 2 p.m. Lakeview Branch Library, 550 El Embarcadero, Oakland
This free college prep workshop covers everything from the college search to hot essay topics. Led by Berkeley High grad and former Yale admissions recruiter Kamala Appel. For details, visit www.collegeadmissionstips.com. Free.

“Childhood Matters: Kids & Sleep”
Aug. 30 from 7 to 8 a.m. on 98.1 KISS-FM and streamed live on Childhoodmatters.org. Rona Renner, RN, and guest Karen Pollack discuss ways to help children sleep soundly through the night.

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