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215 12th Ave. South, Nampa, ID

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Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Wed 7/17/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 7/17/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 7/18/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Fri 7/19/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Water Words Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Join us for Words Words an interactive storytime with Emiline Hogg (Nampa Environmental Compliance Division)!

Information:

• Mon 7/22/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 7/23/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Wed 7/24/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 7/24/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 7/25/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Fri 7/26/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 7/30/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Wed 7/31/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 7/31/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Teen Gaming Night!

Gaming, Social Event

Game On! Join us for this new teen monthly gaming night, every 1st Thursday, 4:30-6pm. Gaming will include several consoles, big screens, Mario Kart, Smash Brothers and more… Come and get your “game” on!

Information:

• Thu 8/1/19 at 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 8/1/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Fri 8/2/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Build with a Buddy

For the Family

Come and join us for a full-family event! This family program is held every 1st Saturday of the month.

Information:

• Sat 8/3/19 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Humpback Whale Storytime

Children, For the Family, Community Event, Family/Child (Books)

Join us for a new storytime program with stories, songs and other activities! Must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 8/5/19 at 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Movin' & Groovin

Family/Child (Books), Children

Come and Boogie with our books in our fun Music and Movement Storytime. We will be reading, grooving, and moving all morning long! Aimed ages 3-6; must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 8/5/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 8/6/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Home School Hangout

For the Family, Children, Social Event

This program is for the home-schooled children of all ages! Come together and take part in a variety of awesome STEM-based activities. Join us the first Wednesday of each month!

Information:

• Wed 8/7/19 at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Bots and Builders

Children,Computers/Technology

Plan, program, and play with Dash and Sphero robots at your local library! Learn the basics of robotic logic and computer programming! Geared towards ages 8-18.

Information:

• Wed 8/7/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

The Club

Children, Social Event, Children's Arts/Crafts, Film

'The Club' is a group function for teens. Join us in the multipurpose room for music, crafts, games, movies, and more! The group will be given the opportunity to decide on activities for each coming month. Ages 13-18 welcome! Attending patrons must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Wed 8/7/19 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Wed 8/7/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 8/7/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 8/8/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Fri 8/9/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

You Pick Storytime

Children, Family/Child (Books), For the Family

All ages are welcome, stories and more! Attending patrons must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 8/12/19 at 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 8/13/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Wed 8/14/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 8/14/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 8/15/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Fri 8/16/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Movin' & Groovin

Family/Child (Books), Children

Come and Boogie with our books in our fun Music and Movement Storytime. We will be reading, grooving, and moving all morning long! Aimed ages 3-6; must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 8/19/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 8/20/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Wed 8/21/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 8/21/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 8/22/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Fri 8/23/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Water Words Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Join us for Words Words an interactive storytime with Emiline Hogg (Nampa Environmental Compliance Division)!

Information:

• Mon 8/26/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 8/27/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Wed 8/28/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 8/28/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 8/29/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Fri 8/30/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Humpback Whale Storytime

Children, For the Family, Community Event, Family/Child (Books)

Join us for a new storytime program with stories, songs and other activities! Must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 9/2/19 at 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Movin' & Groovin

Family/Child (Books), Children

Come and Boogie with our books in our fun Music and Movement Storytime. We will be reading, grooving, and moving all morning long! Aimed ages 3-6; must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 9/2/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 9/3/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Wed 9/4/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

The Club

Children, Social Event, Children's Arts/Crafts, Film

'The Club' is a group function for teens. Join us in the multipurpose room for music, crafts, games, movies, and more! The group will be given the opportunity to decide on activities for each coming month. Ages 13-18 welcome! Attending patrons must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Wed 9/4/19 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Bots and Builders

Children,Computers/Technology

Plan, program, and play with Dash and Sphero robots at your local library! Learn the basics of robotic logic and computer programming! Geared towards ages 8-18.

Information:

• Wed 9/4/19 at 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Home School Hangout

For the Family, Children, Social Event

This program is for the home-schooled children of all ages! Come together and take part in a variety of awesome STEM-based activities. Join us the first Wednesday of each month!

Information:

• Wed 9/4/19 at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 9/4/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Teen Gaming Night!

Gaming, Social Event

Game On! Join us for this new teen monthly gaming night, every 1st Thursday, 4:30-6pm. Gaming will include several consoles, big screens, Mario Kart, Smash Brothers and more… Come and get your “game” on!

Information:

• Thu 9/5/19 at 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 9/5/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Fri 9/6/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Build with a Buddy

For the Family

Come and join us for a full-family event! This family program is held every 1st Saturday of the month.

Information:

• Sat 9/7/19 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

You Pick Storytime

Children, Family/Child (Books), For the Family

All ages are welcome, stories and more! Attending patrons must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 9/9/19 at 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 9/10/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Wed 9/11/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 9/11/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 9/12/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Fri 9/13/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Movin' & Groovin

Family/Child (Books), Children

Come and Boogie with our books in our fun Music and Movement Storytime. We will be reading, grooving, and moving all morning long! Aimed ages 3-6; must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 9/16/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 9/17/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Wed 9/18/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 9/18/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 9/19/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Fri 9/20/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Water Words Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Join us for Words Words an interactive storytime with Emiline Hogg (Nampa Environmental Compliance Division)!

Information:

• Mon 9/23/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 9/24/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Wed 9/25/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 9/25/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 9/26/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Fri 9/27/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 10/1/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Wed 10/2/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Home School Hangout

For the Family, Children, Social Event

This program is for the home-schooled children of all ages! Come together and take part in a variety of awesome STEM-based activities. Join us the first Wednesday of each month!

Information:

• Wed 10/2/19 at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 10/2/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Teen Gaming Night!

Gaming, Social Event

Game On! Join us for this new teen monthly gaming night, every 1st Thursday, 4:30-6pm. Gaming will include several consoles, big screens, Mario Kart, Smash Brothers and more… Come and get your “game” on!

Information:

• Thu 10/3/19 at 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 10/3/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Fri 10/4/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Build with a Buddy

For the Family

Come and join us for a full-family event! This family program is held every 1st Saturday of the month.

Information:

• Sat 10/5/19 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Movin' & Groovin

Family/Child (Books), Children

Come and Boogie with our books in our fun Music and Movement Storytime. We will be reading, grooving, and moving all morning long! Aimed ages 3-6; must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 10/7/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Humpback Whale Storytime

Children, For the Family, Community Event, Family/Child (Books)

Join us for a new storytime program with stories, songs and other activities! Must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 10/7/19 at 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 10/8/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Wed 10/9/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 10/9/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 10/10/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Fri 10/11/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

You Pick Storytime

Children, Family/Child (Books), For the Family

All ages are welcome, stories and more! Attending patrons must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 10/14/19 at 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 10/15/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Wed 10/16/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 10/16/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 10/17/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Fri 10/18/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Movin' & Groovin

Family/Child (Books), Children

Come and Boogie with our books in our fun Music and Movement Storytime. We will be reading, grooving, and moving all morning long! Aimed ages 3-6; must be accompanied by an adult.

Information:

• Mon 10/21/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 10/22/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Wed 10/23/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 10/23/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 10/24/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Fri 10/25/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Water Words Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Join us for Words Words an interactive storytime with Emiline Hogg (Nampa Environmental Compliance Division)!

Information:

• Mon 10/28/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Tue 10/29/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Preschool Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Preschool Storytime’s are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends are welcome to attend. Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:15am

Information:

• Wed 10/30/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 10/30/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Family/Child (Books)

Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15am

Information:

• Thu 10/31/19 at 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Parenting in Today's World

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this is not a specifically faith-based conference, but features widely accepted principles and input. Who should attend: • Parents and grandparents • Education, psychology, and child development professionals • Non-profit leaders There is no fee. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins. Breakout sessions include: Adolescent Development with Nancy C. Hardy, MA; Parenting Without Shame with Ryan M. Sheade, LCSW and Erica Sheade, LMSW; AZ Parents Connect (Spanish upon request) with Thalia Williams and Nora Lozano DeEvjen; The Subtle Face of Domestic Violence with Judith McHale, MA, LPC / Morning: Keynote, Breakout sessions, Individuals reflection time. Afternoon: Lunch (included with registration), Panel discussion and conclusion, Michael H. Popkin, PH.D. Is one of the nation’s foremost experts on parent education. A former child and family therapist, Dr. Popkin has written more than twenty books, including seven best-selling video-based discussion programs.

Information:

• Wed 11/6/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 11/13/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 11/20/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 11/27/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 12/4/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 12/11/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 12/18/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 12/25/19 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 1/1/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 1/8/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 1/15/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 1/22/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 1/29/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 2/5/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 2/12/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 2/19/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 2/26/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 3/4/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 3/11/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 3/18/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 3/25/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 4/1/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 4/8/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 4/15/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 4/22/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
• Wed 4/29/20 at 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM