Would you like to feel more confident as a parent? Have more fun parenting? Feel more relaxed at the end of the day? America's most practical and entertaining Early Childhood Parent Training can help! "Early Childhood Parenting Made Fun®" is a five-week program designed by the Love and Logic® Institute, Inc. and facilitated by STacey Weinberg, School Social Worker and independent presenter of Love and Logic® programs. Montessori Children's House of Lenawee on W. Maple Ave. is hosting a parent training session starting this month on Wednesday evenings, 6:30-8:00 PM.
Did you know there are several FREE playgroups in Lenawee County where you can take your child (ages birth to 5 years)? Playgroups are a great way to support your child's physical, social and emotional development, and a great way for parents and caregivers to connect with other adults! Lenawes's CHILD (Communities Helping to Increase Learning & Development) playgroups are available in Tecumseh, Adrian, Madison, Britton, and Onsted schools.
Lenawee Great Start is again hosting its popular Parent Network Series of talks! We welcome back Cary Zavala, a licensed professional counselor and a skilled parenting educator. Topics this year include the following: Got Cooperation? The Art of Good Directions September 17, 2015 Small Steps to Success: Encouragement Charts
A car seat safety check will take place at the Wal-mart Supercenter parking lot at 1601 US-223 in Adrian on Saturday, August 1 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians will be on site to check car seats and provide education and instruction on proper use and installation. Free seats will be available to children found to be in need of one.
The Lenawee County Health Department is holding Back-to-School Immunization clinics on the following dates:
Starting July 16, farmer's markets will be open every Thursday at Promedica Bixby Hospital in Adrian and Herrick Hospital in Tecumseh, sponsored by each hospital's Auxiliary. Hours for Bixby are 9am to 2pm in the hospital lobby (Riverside Drive). Shoppers will find fresh fruit, vegetables and baked goods from Kapnick Orchards. Herrick's market will be from 8am to 3pm in the main entrance lobby at 500 E. Pottawatamie St. Each week will offer a variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables and baked goods. Proceeds from each market go toward hospital projects.
Lenawee Kids Summer Art Kamp will be held July 20-24 at the former Adrian Training School property. Kids grades 1-4 meet 9am to noon; Kids in grades 5-8 meet 1-4pm. Students will explore famous artists and have an opportunity to create with ceramics, sculpture, painting, printmaking, drawing, jewelry and more. Leading the camp is Annie Howard, Adrian Public Schools art teacher, and Jackie Whiteley, Tecumseh Public Schools art teacher. An art exhibit and reception will be held Friday, July 24 for the children, with parents and guests welcome. Cost is $70 per child.
The Lenawee County Sheriff's Department will offer a free boater safety class from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 11, at the sheriff's department, 405 N. Winter St. in Adrian. The class breaks for lunch. Registration is required and space is limited. For more information, or to register, call 263-0524, ext 2030 or 2035. Information also is available by stopping at the office between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. during the week. State law requires all personal watercraft operators born after Dec.
The Daily Telegram recently published a list of events for the Independence Day holiday. These include local parades and fireworks displays. View the article at http://www.lenconnect.com/article/20150627/NEWS/150629237
On Saturday, June 27, Bogie's Express will host a Parade of Lights from Dundee to Tecumseh, with 50-75 trucks decorated for the occasion. The trucks will come into Tecumseh around dusk and travel westbound on M-50 to southbound Occidental to eastbound Russell Road to northbound Rogers Hwy before heading back to Dundee. The event is being held in conjuntion with the June 26-28 great Lakes Truck Show, sponsored by Bogie's Express, at Cabela's in Dundee. The annual truck show is free and open to the public.