- February 21, 2017
- 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
- Glenfair Elementary 15300 NE Glisan St, Portland, OR 97230
Come explore new ways of thinking as we approach different techniques of parent-child interaction in this free, ten week series for families with children age six and under. Meet other African American families with while strengthening your child’s physical, mental and emotional development. Tap into healthier practices that nurture cultural pride, improve self esteem, and build community. The workshops offer structured childcare with age-appropriate activities to enhance your child’s motor, cognitive, and social skills. Topics include: self care, growing and learning at an early age, supporting our children in school, cultural values, and healthier practices. Learn how to encourage yourself and those around you. Come fill your cup back up as you discover what YOU need to live our community in ways that are aligned with your values!
Workshops are available on Tuesday or Thursday evenings beginning mid-February.
- Dinner provided
- Free childcare
- Transportation reimbursement (bus tickets/gas card)
Tuesday series: Meets every Tuesday starting 2-14-17 to 4-11-17 from 5:00PM to 7:00PM at Glenfair Elementary, 15300 NE Glisan St, Portland, OR 97230
Thursday series: Meets every Thursday starting 2-16-17 to 4-27-17 from 5:30PM to 7:30PM at East Portland Community Center, 740 SE 106th Ave. Portland, OR 97216
Contact: Shanaquewa Finney