SPRING 2019 - FREE CLASSES FOR PARENT

 

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Parents Plus Program

Thursday mornings 9:30-12, starting February 28th

This is a six week evidence based program which supports parents in connecting with and building good relationships with their teenage children, while also being firm and influential in their lives. It focuses on effective communication and conflict resolution which parents can use with their teenagers, with the aim of helping them grow into responsible young adults.

 

Healthy Cooking on a Budget

Monday mornings 9am-11am, starting March 4th

This is a six week HSE approved program. It is a fun and interactive way to learn about food and nutrition, as well as picking up some clever cooking tips. Class sizes will be small and will be delivered by a tutor who has been trained by HSE community dietitians.

Spring Gardening

Thursday mornings 10am-1pm, starting April 4th

This is a fun and social set of classes where you will get lots of advice, tips and ideas for your own garden from an enthusiastic horticulturist. There is a focus on well-being and the classes are a great opportunity to meet other parents and learn new skills.

 

Sewing

Monday afternoons 1:30 – 4:30, starting February 25th

Sewing classes for parents are a regular at O’Carolan College. Our tutor, Mary Kirwan, is highly skilled, helpful and enthusiastic. Bring to Mary whatever it is you would like to learn, whether it is on machine or by hand. She can help you with everything from simple crafts to dress-making. It is also an opportunity to meet others and make new friends.

 

ALL CLASSES ARE FUNDED BY COMMUNITY EDUCATION GRANTS FROM LOUTH MEATH ETB