Parenting Workshops

Find out the latest information about child growth and development, stress management, positive discipline, communication, the teen years, and many other issues related to parenting. Parent Connection offers a variety of educational workshops that can help parents feel better about themselves and the roles they fill.

See our most recent newsletter for a list of current workshop offerings in the Fox Valley and Oshkosh areas.

 

Outagamie County

Call Lori at (920) 739-4226 ext. 127
for scholarship information.

 

  • Siblings Without Rivalry
    (For Parents of Children age 3-16)

    This two-night workshop will cover practical tools parents need to cope with conflict, encourage cooperation, reduce competition, and make it possible for children to experience the joys of having a sibling.
    Thursdays, June 20 and 27
    Please plan to attend both nights
    6-8 p.m.
    First English Lutheran Church
    326 East North Street, Appleton
    Cost: $5.00/person


  • Two Homes, No Battles
    (For Divorced or Separated Parents)

    This one-night workshop is designed for divorcing, separating, custodial, and non-custodial parents and family members who are co-parenting. Discover practical ideas and skills to create a more nurturing environment during this transition.
    Thursday, July 11
    5:45 - 8 p.m.

    First English Lutheran Church
    326 East North Appleton St, Appleton
    Cost: $5.00/person


  • Baby Basics
    (For New & Expectant Dads)

    Learn about handling, feeding, burping, changing, cleaning and calming a newborn infant; what to expect in the coming months; and how fathers are critical to enhancing their child's future.
    Monday, July 15
    6-9 p.m.
    Family Services
    1810 Appleton Road, Menasha
    Cost: Free


  • 1-2-3 Magic
    (For Parents of Children 3-12)

    Two-week video-based behavior management workshop. Learn how to stop the behavior you don’t want and start the behavior you do want, as well as how to deal with testing and manipulation.
    Tuesdays, August 6 and 13
    Please plan to attend both nights
    6-8 p.m.
    Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
    2330 E. Calumet Street, Appleton
    Cost: $5.00/person


Oshkosh

Call Lori at (920) 739-4226 ext. 127
for scholarship information.

 

  • 1-2-3 Magic
    (For Parents of Children 3-12)

    Two-week video-based behavior management workshop. Learn how to stop the behavior you don’t want and start the behavior you do want, as well as how to deal with testing and manipulation.
    Tuesdays, June 18 and 25
    Please plan to attend both nights
    6-8 p.m.
    Hooper Community Building
    36 Broad Street, Oshkosh
    Cost: $5.00/person


  • Positive Solutions for Families
    (For Parents of Children 0-6)

    This four-week series will help parents learn tips to understand problem behaviors and ways to encourage appropriate behavior.
    Tuesdays, July 9, 16, 23, 30
    Please plan to attend all four nights
    6-8 p.m.

    Hooper Community Building
    36 Broad Street, Oshkosh
    Cost: $10.00/person


 

Questions about workshops?

Contact Lori in Menasha at 920-739-4226 ext. 127 or lcasey@familyservicesnew.org, or Liz in Oshkosh at 920-233-6630 ext. or elast@familyservicesnew.org. Scholarships are available to families unable to pay. Free childcare available at most workshops. Inquire upon registration.

 

*We reserve the right to cancel workshops with low enrollment. Fees will be refunded. Like us on Facebook for the most up-to-date information on workshops!

 

Community Presentations

Community presentations are also available upon request to businesses, schools, and other community agencies. Contact Lori at 920-739-4226 ext. 127 or lcasey@familyservicesnew.org for more information.

 

 

Contacts:

Fox Valley/Outagamie County

1810 Appleton Rd, Menasha

920-739-4226

 

Oshkosh/Winnebago County

36 Broad St, Ste 150, Oshkosh

 

Program Supervisor (Fox Valley): Lori Jensen, email or call 920-739-4226 ext. 129

 

Program Supervisor (Oshkosh): Kelly Hinz, email or call 920-233-6630 ext. 108

 

Program Supervisor (Shawano County): Patty Woeslaw, email or call 920-436-4360 ext. 1388

 

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