United Way to offer family workshops
For the City Times
WISCONSIN RAPIDS – United Way of South Wood & Adams Counties will offer a series of six free workshops that provide families and caregivers with practical, user-friendly ideas to turn everyday activities into learning moments.
The workshops are for parents and caregivers of children up to four years of age.
The fall academy runs Wednesdays, Oct. 9 – Nov. 13, 5:15-6:45 p.m., at Mead Elementary School, and includes dinner, childcare, and a prize drawing each night.
Each academy workshop offers individualized attention and support to families, including: Research-based resources to take home which help parents apply their new knowledge; Opportunities to practice new skills with their children and with other parents; Free, age-appropriate and activity based childcare.