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Children’s Center Preschool – Open House Week

Los Altos UMC’s Children’s Center Preschool will kick off November with its annual Open House for families considering enrollment for the 2018–19 school year. On Monday through Thursday, November 6–9, 9:00–11:30am, families are welcome to tour and observe our preschool in action. Please help us spread the word in the community: Invite your relatives, friends, and neighbors with small children to consider making Children’s Center their preschool home. Call the Children’s Center office (650-941-5411) to schedule a tour. Interested parents can apply to our programs for the 2018–19 school year. Visit the Children’s Center website for further details.

Parenting With Presence, Oct. 19

susan-stiffelmanOur Children’s Center Preschool invites the community to attend a talk on “Parenting With Presence: Raising Confident & Caring Kids” on Wednesday, October 19, 7:00–8:30pm in Creekside. The guest speaker will be Susan Stiffelman, a licensed marriage, family and child therapist, credentialed teacher, educational therapist, Huffington Post columnist, and highly regarded public speaker. Susan is regularly featured in print and broadcast media, including NBC’s Today Show and the Los Angeles Times. In addition, she is the author of the bestselling book Parenting Without Power Struggles and the newly published Parenting With Presence. Admission to her talk is free, but please reserve your spot in advance so the organizers can be adequately prepared. You may also request childcare by contacting Family Resource Center Director Bryn Stuebner.