Upcoming Parent Ed Events Around Marin

If you know of great parenting resources, workshops or experts in our community, please let us know!


No Bully Workshop: The No Bully Introduction

DATE CHANGE: OCTOBER 29, 2019 6:00PM TO 7:30PM

  • Overview of No Bully Program
  • How to support and guide children at home
  • How to build supportive and collaborative partnerships with school.

Cost: Free Register here

Questions: Marin County Office of Educations415.499.5870

Location: 1111 Las Gallinas Ave, San Rafael CA 94903


Wade Thomas Parent Ed Night: Mindful Families and Parenting

Thu, October 10, 2019

6:30 PM – 8:00 PM PDT

Join us for an evening with Jennifer Couture, LMFT and Sara Staley, LMFT, in which you will not only learn all about the Mindful Classrooms program offered at the Wade Thomas, but we’ll also share all kinds of mindful, positive parenting ideas, answer your questions and offer support! Get the tools and support to raise children that feel safe, successful, less reactive and more self-confident!

Wade Thomas Library

Childcare provided in the MPR but you must RSVP for you and your child.

Free but please RSVP


Manor Parent Education Night: Approach to Setting Limits for your Child.

Thursday Oct 17 | 6:30-8:30

Manor School

Join other RVSD parents at Manor to hear Taylor Ross to talk about the developing brain and how it relates to parenting, the how’s and when’s and why’s of setting limits and the value of empathy and mindfulness.


 

Anxious Kids, Anxious Parents: Patterns to Foster, Patterns to Watch For and Why Prevention Works

Marin Country Day School opens up several of their parent ed events through out the year. Come hear Lynn Lyons, therapist and author discuss anxiety and prevention.

Wednesday October 16 | 6:30 to 8:30 | Marin Country Day School Multi-purpose Room 1


HIGH with David and Nic Sheff

Wed, October 16, 2019 | 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT

Marin Healthy Youth Partnerships is offering a community-wide book read and educational event with David and Nic Sheff, authors of the book High: Everything You Want to Know About Drugs, Alcohol, and Addiction (also featured in the movie Beautiful Boy).

  • Michael Krasny from NPR will be moderating this much anticipated event.
  • This is an opportunity for the community to learn about strategies to deal with stress and pressure on youth and focus on protective factors.
  • Together we can learn from experience and knowledge about the impact of substance use and the unintended consequences.

Dominican University – Angelico Hall | 20 Olive Avenue | San Rafael, CA 94901

FREE but please RSVP – SOLD OUT

but libraries around Marin are having viewing parties

RSVP Fairfax

 


No Bully Workshop: Power of Zero: Raising Children in a Connected World.

NOVEMBER 13 , 2019 6:00PM TO 7:30PM

  • Understanding the internet and social media
  • Building every child’s ability to connect positively
  • The importance of Digital citizenship
  • Helping children thrive in the digital world.

Cost: Free Register here

Questions: Marin County Office of Educations415.499.5870

Location: 1111 Las Gallinas Ave, San Rafael CA 94903


No Bully Workshop: How to Stop Cyberbullying

FEBRUARY 5, 2020 6:00PM TO 7:30PM

  • Grades 3-8
  • What Cyberbullying is and isn’t
  • Bully Proof your child on their phone, tablet, and computer.
  • Build citizenship skills to promote social emotional learning and respect for diversity.

Cost: Free Register here

Questions: Marin County Office of Educations415.499.5870

Location: 1111 Las Gallinas Ave, San Rafael CA 94903


No Bully Workshop: Stop Cyberbullying & Navigating the Social Media Landscape

MARCH 19, 2020 6:00PM TO 7:30PM

  • Grades 6-12
  • How to Bully Proof your children on their phone, tablet, and computer
  • Navigate the ever changing social media landscape as responsible digital citizens.

Cost: Free Register here

Questions: Marin County Office of Educations415.499.5870

Location: 1111 Las Gallinas Ave, San Rafael CA 94903


2020 Raising Healthy Families Community Education Series

In March 2020, CIP and the Marin Office of Education will co-host our third Raising Healthy Families community education program. Presentations by noted Bay Area experts will offer tools and strategies to empower parents, educators, and other community members to help raise children who are curious, compassionate, and resilient.

Battling Adolescent Substance Addiction: Learn the Signs and Know What to Do with Kenneth Perlmutter, PhD 

WHEN: Tuesday, March 3, 2020
WHERE: San Rafael Community Center

618 B Street, San Rafael, CA 94901

Free but please RSVP at link above

Helping When Your Child Is Hurting: What Every Parent Needs to Know to Prevent Adolescent Self-Harm and Suicide with Keith Sutton, PsyD

WHEN: Tuesday, March 24, 2020
WHERE: San Rafael Community Center
618 B Street, San Rafael, CA 94901

Free but please RSVP at link above

Slaying the Beast: A Practical Guide for Parents on the Dangers of Technology Overuse and Obsession with Mark Edwards, LMFT

WHEN: Tuesday, March 31, 2020
WHERE: San Rafael Community Center
618 B Street, San Rafael, CA 94901

Free but please RSVP at link above