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Join The Family Resource Center of Truckee for upcoming classes

Baby and Me: This seven-week series begins Friday, Sept. 10, 2010, 10 – 11:15 a.m. Join these fun and educational classes for parents and infants under 12 months old. Organized activities and informal discussions are facilitated by Jen Lang-Ree, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. Tuition is $84 for the series. Scholarships are available.

Got Infant/Toddler? Want Sleep?: This sleep seminar will be held on Saturday, Sept. 25, 10 a.m. – noon. Join San Francisco Bay Area Peri-Natal Educator and Sleep Coach Karen Pollak to learn what is getting between your young child and a good nightand#8217;s rest. Pollak will define her innovative and#8220;babies2sleep systemand#8221; and the top 10 and#8220;foundation elementsand#8221; necessary for productive and restorative sleep. The seminar is $30 per family. Scholarships are available.

Loving Solutions: This seven-week, research-based, parenting series will begin Monday, Oct. 4, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Parents of children 4 to 10 years old are invited to join the series for education and tips that will build parenting skills through easy techniques. Utilizing a workbook format, group interaction and home activities for maximum learning, parents will be able to start using tools at home after the first session! The class is facilitated by Susan Bower, MA and Leslie McQuary, Parent Partner. The series is $125 per couple. Scholarships are available.

Parent Project: A 10-week research-based parenting series for parents of children ages 11-18. Classes begin Monday, Oct. 4, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Parents will learn how to reduce family conflict; improve school performance; prevent and intervene in alcohol or drug use; and motivate and communicate with their teen. They will find answers, learn solutions and receive emotional and practical support to create a family action plan and experience success. The tuition is $150 per family. Susan Bower and Leslie McQuary are class facilitators. Scholarships are available.

And look for these classes coming soon! Baby Massage; Toddler and Preschool Gym Time; Yoga for Little Ones, Family Music and Family Fun Nights.

For more information, to register for classes, or to be placed on the e-mail list, please contact The Family Resource Center of Truckee, 587-2513, ext. 110 or e-mail ruth@truckeefrc.org.

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