First 5 San Diego: FREE Parent Summit – Saturday, October 25, 2014
Join First 5 San Diego’s Free Parent Summit
First 5 San Diego invites parents and caregivers of children ages 0 through 5 to the inaugural Parent Summit. Parents and caregivers will discover new parenting tools and techniques through a variety of workshops and demonstrations, covering topics such as behavior and temperament, bonding with your child, talking, reading and singing to your child, preparing your child for preschool, healthy eating, exercise, fostering children, and more.
The event will also feature a fun expo where parents can learn about the many resources and services offered by First 5 San Diego and other community partners. Families will be able to enjoy entertainment, a kids’ zone, raffle, and other fun activities. Limited childcare will be available on site, so pre-registration is required.
Saturday, October 25, 2014
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Liberty Station – Ingram Plaza
2640 Cushing Road
San Diego, CA 92106
Keynote Speaker: Fred Becker, Author and Licensed Professional Parenting Educator at the Becker Institute
At the event Mr. Becker will be speaking about being their child’s first teacher and how their role has an influence on their children for the rest of their lives. He will focus on reading, eating and positive affection.
Featuring the musical kids band: The Boo Hoo Crew!
They are a fun-loving group of parents who make music inspired by and for kids of all ages. Learn more about the Boo Hoo Crew
Schedule of Activities:
8:00am- 9:00am – Registration
9:00am – Event kick-off and Keynote Speaker, Fred Becker
9:25am – Breakout Session 1
10:10am – Breakout Session 2
10:50am – 12:00pm – Expo – information booths, kids’ zone, activities
*More information on sessions and details of the event coming soon – check back for updates!