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Monday, September 15, 2014 06:30 PM

Wellness with Jill Wrubel

Aromatherapy, journaling, healing arts, wellness practices, imagery and more. Classes held at St. Clair Shores and L'anse Cruese Community Education locations.
Closing date: Thursday, November 20, 2014 12:00 PM

Friday, September 19, 2014 09:30 AM

Detroit Waldorf School Parent-Child Classes

An opportunity for children ages 12 months to three years and their parents to enjoy a morning of songs, movement, circle time, crafts, stories, snack, and conversation.
Closing date: Monday, January 07, 2013 09:00 AM

Wednesday, October 01, 2014 06:30 PM

Parenting Young Children

An 8 week facilitated discussion group will discuss development, behavior, communication, building self-esteem, and discipline that works. Based on the Systematic Training for Effective Parenting program.
Closing date: Wednesday, October 01, 2014 12:00 PM

Thursday, October 02, 2014 06:30 AM

Parenting School Aged Children

Parenting School Age Children workshops provide real solutions for real parents by offering educational information focused on building solid relationships with others. Children and adults can learn ways to effectively solve their own problems.
Closing date: Thursday, October 02, 2014 12:00 PM

Thursday, October 02, 2014 06:30 PM

Parenting Teenagers

Join an eight (8) week facilitated discussion group on improving your relationship with your teen, ideas on encouraging personal responsibility, self-respect, respectfulness, age appropriate discipline, and methods to help your teen find their way through the issues that they face. Based on the Systematic Training for Effective Parenting program.
Closing date: Thursday, October 02, 2014 12:00 PM

Tuesday, November 04, 2014 09:00 AM

Free Vision and Learning Screening for School-Age Children

If you've ever wondered whether your child or a child you know has a vision problem, this is your opportunity to find out. Many learning-related vision problems can be overcome, IF they are diagnosed. This screening is our gift to you and to the community. At Excel Institute of Shelby.
Closing date: Tuesday, November 04, 2014 11:00 AM

Thursday, November 06, 2014 06:30 PM

Tips for Getting Ready for Kindergarten

This special presentation will help to clarify what children need academically, socially and emotionally in order to be prepared for Kindergarten. We will present our Top Ten tips that help parents make learning a joyful experience and promote a journey of life-long learning for their children.
Closing date: Thursday, November 06, 2014 05:00 PM

Thursday, November 06, 2014 06:30 PM

The Road to Reading Success

Comprehensive set of three 30-minute talks, plus a Q&A session that will help students of all ages improve reading and spelling skills, increase vocabulary and reading comprehension. Special teaching strategies for dyslexic and ADHD students will also be presented.
Closing date: Thursday, November 06, 2014 05:00 PM

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 07:00 PM

The College Selection Process: Keeping it Real and Making it Yours

Held at Grosse Pointe North: Learn how to successfully navigate and manage the stressors of the college selection process in a "Race to Nowhere" culture. Be proactive; plan early and set realistic goals! For Parents and Students (Grades 9-11)
Closing date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014 07:00 PM

Thursday, November 13, 2014 07:00 PM

The College Selection Process: Keeping it Real and Making it Yours

Held at Grosse Pointe South: Learn how to successfully navigate and manage the stressors of the college selection process in a "Race to Nowhere" culture. Be proactive; plan early and set realistic goals! For Parents and Students (Grades 9-11)
Closing date: Thursday, November 13, 2014 07:00 PM

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 07:00 PM

Yong Zhao presents World Class Learners: Educating Creative and Entrepreneurial Students

Dr. Zhao is an internationally known scholar, author and speaker. His works focus on the implications of globalization and technology on education.
Closing date: Tuesday, November 18, 2014 07:00 PM

Friday, November 21, 2014 06:00 PM

HOLLYFEST 2014

HOLLYFEST is our popular holiday benefit. You'll enjoy time for socializing while bidding on silent auction items at the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club.
Closing date: Friday, November 21, 2014 12:00 PM