First Teacher sets series of parent events for September

The First Teacher program has another set of online parent Zoom sessions set for September

The First Teacher program, a local nonprofit organization provided by Parenting Matters Foundation that offers resources for parents of young children, has another set of online parent Zoom sessions set for September.

These events, scheduled for 10 a.m. on Mondays, offer an opportunity for parents/caregivers/guardians to get information on different parenting topics and young children to hear a story read aloud to them virtually by guest readers. During the Zoom sessions, participants may type in questions using the chat feature.

To close out August, First Teacher offers a Zoom with preschool teacher Kim Rosales of Great Futures Preschool. Joined by her Labrador retriever Hadley, Rosales will read aloud and talk about training service dogs.

On Sept. 14, physical therapist Cherry Bibler will read aloud and demonstrate some stretches and poses to do with children that help promote flexibility.

On Sept. 21, Stephanie Grotzke-Nash, a Helen Haller Elementary kindergarten teacher, will read aloud and talk about preparing children for kindergarten.

On Sept. 28, Shanna Crutchfield, community outreach spokesperson for Vanir, will read aloud with some very special guests and talk about sibling rivalry.

Get information about more parent zoom events and a link to the Zoom meetings on Facebook at www.facebook.com/FirstTeacherPMF.

Clallam County residents can sign up to receive the First Teacher newsletter at no charge, by emailing to info@firstteacher.org.

For more information about the First Teacher program or parent zooms, contact executive director Patsene Dashiell at patsene@firstteacher.org.

More in Life

x
Sequim chicken taking steps toward new life

A young chicken who once called Sequim home is in new surroundings,… Continue reading

x
City commisson seeks proposals for ‘Understory’ art

The City Arts Advisory Commission (CAAC) is seeking proposals from artists that… Continue reading

Radio forum to detail how to control joint, muscle, nerve pain

Dr. Loraine Lovejoy-Evans talks about “Controlling Joint, Muscle, and Nerve Pain” at… Continue reading

tsr
Get it Growing: Connect with local Master Gardeners

Master Gardener websites For information about any of the programs listed in… Continue reading

NOLS tsr
Off the Shelf: Welcome back to the library

The shelves at the Sequim Branch Library are jam-packed with books, magazines,… Continue reading

tsr
Exhibit, events explore creativity of Esther Barrows Webster

In time for Women’s History Month, the North Olympic History Center is… Continue reading

Parenting In Focus: Cars, brains and wrecks

We all know that many teens are very good drivers. Yet car… Continue reading

Peninsula College sets ‘One-Minute Film Festival’

Filmmakers tell a wide swath of themes — each in sixty seconds… Continue reading

x
‘Climate Positive Landscape Design’ set

Pamela Conrad, landscape architect and founder of Climate Positive Design, will present… Continue reading

Most Read