Events and Activities

We offer a wide range of scheduled classes, parent support circles, local playgroups, and seasonal family fun events. Search our calendar below to find the programs and events you might like to attend.

Parent Education: Intentional Language (Words Have Power!)

Lamoille Family Center 480 Cadys Falls Road, Morrisville, VT

What are you saying to your kids?  What are they hearing?  The words & language we use with children can make or break our interactions with them and impact our relationships (positively or negatively) for years to come!  Join us for an engaging presentation with Educator/Author/Presenter Scott Noyes as we explore the use of Intentional […]

Parent Education: Navigating Special Education For Your Child

Lamoille Family Center 480 Cadys Falls Road, Morrisville, VT

Do you have a school-age child with special needs? Would you like to learn a little bit more about the Individualized Education Plan (IEP) process, parent’s rights, and tips for communicating more effectively with your child’s team?  Please join us for this free workshop presented by Janice Sabett of Vermont Family Network!  Join other parents […]

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Parent Education: Journey To Fatherhood

Lamoille Family Center 480 Cadys Falls Road, Morrisville, VT

Being a Dad is tough and rewarding work!  If you would like to develop new attitudes and skills that will improve your life, and the lives of your children, then come join this class which utilizes the  Nurturing Father’s Program®. Each week, a new topic is addressed with an overall focus on “The Father I […]

Global Big Latch On! (Breastfeeding Initiative)

Lamoille Family Center 480 Cadys Falls Road, Morrisville, VT

The Global Big Latch On takes place at registered locations around the world, where women gather together to breastfeed and offer peer support to each other.  Their friends, family and community join this celebration to promote and support breastfeeding.  Volunteers from within the community host each location, hosting a Global Big Latch On creates a […]

Parent Education: Plugged In: Technology, the Internet & Child Safety

Lamoille Family Center 480 Cadys Falls Road, Morrisville, VT

This workshop challenges parents to look at the pros and cons of children and technology use.  “Screen Time” and the effects of early technology on the brain development of young children, risks of exposure to cyber bullying, pornography, online gaming, and sexting are discussed.  Multiple ways of increasing safety exist, with an emphasis on communication, […]

Parent Education: Win-Win Parenting

Lamoille Family Center 480 Cadys Falls Road, Morrisville, VT

As parents we want to learn how to be effective, loving, gentle disciplinarians of our children.  When we respect our children and feel we are respected by them, we will be less likely to reach a breaking point.  Join us at this dynamic workshop and learn about the 3 styles of parenting.  Understanding and modeling […]

Parent Education: Nurturing Healthy Sexual Development

Lamoille Family Center 480 Cadys Falls Road, Morrisville, VT

What’s Normal?   What’s Not? Workshop participants will gain information and skills to develop and maintain open communication with children, identify and respond to normal as well as concerning sexual behaviors in children, answer children’s questions, and give children positive messages.  Nurturing healthy sexual development plays an important role in protecting children from sexual abuse and/or […]

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Parent Education: How To Be The Parent You Always Wanted To Be

Lamoille Family Center 480 Cadys Falls Road, Morrisville, VT

Free 3-Session Parenting Class! Topics To Include: Deal with your children's strong emotions Set firm limits and still maintain good will Express your angry feelings without being hurtful Engage your children's cooperation Resolve family conflicts peacefully Participants will each receive a copy of the book along with an accompanying CD.  These are the same authors […]

Parent Education: Self-Care for Parents

Lamoille Family Center 480 Cadys Falls Road, Morrisville, VT

Happy New Year!  Join us for a Parent Education Workshop and make a resolution for better Self-Care in 2017!  Taking care of ourselves is more than a "should"!  It is essential if we are to do our best with our children and families.  In this interactive workshop we'll explore the benefits of self-care so that […]

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Parent Education: 123 Magic!

Lamoille Family Center 480 Cadys Falls Road, Morrisville, VT

This free, 3-session, parenting class provides participants with parenting strategies for children without yelling, arguing or spanking!  Parents will learn techniques to help children to stop certain behaviors, start desired behaviors and reinforce the bonds between parent and child. Free childcare provided on a first come, first served basis to those who register!

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Parent Education: Journey to Fatherhood

Lamoille Family Center 480 Cadys Falls Road, Morrisville, VT

Being a Dad is tough AND rewarding! This series helps you develop new attitudes and skills that will improve the lives of you and your children. The class uses the Nurturing Father's curriculum.  Each week's topic focuses on "The Father I Choose To Be."  This FREE group runs for 13 weeks, and includes a light supper! […]

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Baby Chat!-LFC Morrisville

Lamoille Family Center 480 Cadys Falls Road, Morrisville, VT

Baby Chat! is a group for moms and dads who are pregnant or already have their precious baby to bring with them - siblings are welcome. Come learn about developmental expectations and area support services.  Share experiences, successes, and challenges.  Play, socialize and make new friends.  A local specialist in child health will be available […]