For grownups who care about kids
Parents, child care providers, grandparents, educators and other caregivers.

All events

We offer a variety of programs, classes, workshops and events for parents and providers alike.

For information about these events call 608-784-8125, or visit the parent events page or provider events page.

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North Side Library Play Shoppe 9:30 am
North Side Library Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
Jul 1 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Monday Play Shoppe has moved to the North Side Community Library and it will now be literacy-focused. We will still offer the same great opportunities for parent-child interaction; the access to our Parent Educator who[...]
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Parent Connection, La Crosse 9:30 am
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Jul 2 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Parent Connection welcomes moms, dads, grandparents, and caregivers who are looking for a place to unwind and share the joys and challenges of parenting within an informal and supportive group. Connect over coffee and conversation[...]
Play Shoppe, Sparta 10:00 am
Play Shoppe, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Jul 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Play Shoppe is a shared time for parents and caregivers to interact with their children and other adults in a fun, prepared environment-offering age appropriate crafts, circle time, and snacks. Come and share in the[...]
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Winnebago Wednesdays 10:00 am
Winnebago Wednesdays @ Winnebago Park
Jul 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Winnebago Wednesdays takes place at Tomah’s Winnebago Park from 10am-11am. Lunch is provided at 11am FREE for children, small charge for adults. Every week brings a different theme sponsored by local businesses. This is a[...]
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Play Shoppe, La Crosse 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Jul 5 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Play Shoppe is a shared time for parents and their children, ages birth to five years of age. Join us and enjoy open-ended playtime, a simple art activity, circle and story time, and a snack.[...]
Play Shoppe, Tomah 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Jul 5 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Play Shoppe is a shared time for parents and caregivers to interact with their children and other adults in a fun, prepared environment-offering age appropriate crafts, circle time, and snacks. Come and share in the[...]
Parent Connection, Sparta 10:00 am
Parent Connection, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Jul 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Welcomes anyone who has kiddos in their lives, who are looking for a place to unwind and share the joys as well as the challenges of parenting within an inclusive supportive group. This group will[...]
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Dad and Me Walkabout 9:00 am
Dad and Me Walkabout @ Global Grounds
Jul 6 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Dads and kids of all ages are welcome to join this walk looping through UWL and Myrick marsh. Meet in front of Global Grounds across from UWL at 9am! Partners are encouraged to take this[...]
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North Side Library Play Shoppe 9:30 am
North Side Library Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
Jul 8 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Monday Play Shoppe has moved to the North Side Community Library and it will now be literacy-focused. We will still offer the same great opportunities for parent-child interaction; the access to our Parent Educator who[...]
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Parent Connection, La Crosse 9:30 am
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Jul 9 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Parent Connection welcomes moms, dads, grandparents, and caregivers who are looking for a place to unwind and share the joys and challenges of parenting within an informal and supportive group. Connect over coffee and conversation[...]
Play Shoppe, Sparta 10:00 am
Play Shoppe, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Jul 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Play Shoppe is a shared time for parents and caregivers to interact with their children and other adults in a fun, prepared environment-offering age appropriate crafts, circle time, and snacks. Come and share in the[...]
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Winnebago Wednesdays 10:00 am
Winnebago Wednesdays @ Winnebago Park
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Winnebago Wednesdays takes place at Tomah’s Winnebago Park from 10am-11am. Lunch is provided at 11am FREE for children, small charge for adults. Every week brings a different theme sponsored by local businesses. This is a[...]
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Muscles in Motion, La Crosse 10:00 am
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Powell Park
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Muscles in Motion is a shared time for parents, grandparents, or caregivers to participate with their toddler or preschooler in open-ended physical activities. Running, tossing, balancing, and bouncing are combined with a guided activity to[...]
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Play Shoppe, La Crosse 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Jul 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Play Shoppe is a shared time for parents and their children, ages birth to five years of age. Join us and enjoy open-ended playtime, a simple art activity, circle and story time, and a snack.[...]
Play Shoppe, Tomah 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Jul 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Play Shoppe is a shared time for parents and caregivers to interact with their children and other adults in a fun, prepared environment-offering age appropriate crafts, circle time, and snacks. Come and share in the[...]
Parent Connection, Sparta 10:00 am
Parent Connection, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Welcomes anyone who has kiddos in their lives, who are looking for a place to unwind and share the joys as well as the challenges of parenting within an inclusive supportive group. This group will[...]
13
Dad and Me Walkabout 9:00 am
Dad and Me Walkabout @ Global Grounds
Jul 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Dads and kids of all ages are welcome to join this walk looping through UWL and Myrick marsh. Meet in front of Global Grounds across from UWL at 9am! Partners are encouraged to take this[...]
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North Side Library Play Shoppe 9:30 am
North Side Library Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
Jul 15 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Monday Play Shoppe has moved to the North Side Community Library and it will now be literacy-focused. We will still offer the same great opportunities for parent-child interaction; the access to our Parent Educator who[...]
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Parent Connection, La Crosse 9:30 am
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Jul 16 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Parent Connection welcomes moms, dads, grandparents, and caregivers who are looking for a place to unwind and share the joys and challenges of parenting within an informal and supportive group. Connect over coffee and conversation[...]
Play Shoppe, Sparta 10:00 am
Play Shoppe, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Jul 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Play Shoppe is a shared time for parents and caregivers to interact with their children and other adults in a fun, prepared environment-offering age appropriate crafts, circle time, and snacks. Come and share in the[...]
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Winnebago Wednesdays 10:00 am
Winnebago Wednesdays @ Winnebago Park
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Winnebago Wednesdays takes place at Tomah’s Winnebago Park from 10am-11am. Lunch is provided at 11am FREE for children, small charge for adults. Every week brings a different theme sponsored by local businesses. This is a[...]
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Muscles in Motion, La Crosse 10:00 am
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Powell Park
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Muscles in Motion is a shared time for parents, grandparents, or caregivers to participate with their toddler or preschooler in open-ended physical activities. Running, tossing, balancing, and bouncing are combined with a guided activity to[...]
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Play Shoppe, La Crosse 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Jul 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Play Shoppe is a shared time for parents and their children, ages birth to five years of age. Join us and enjoy open-ended playtime, a simple art activity, circle and story time, and a snack.[...]
Play Shoppe, Tomah 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Jul 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Play Shoppe is a shared time for parents and caregivers to interact with their children and other adults in a fun, prepared environment-offering age appropriate crafts, circle time, and snacks. Come and share in the[...]
Parent Connection, Sparta 10:00 am
Parent Connection, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Welcomes anyone who has kiddos in their lives, who are looking for a place to unwind and share the joys as well as the challenges of parenting within an inclusive supportive group. This group will[...]
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Dad and Me Walkabout 9:00 am
Dad and Me Walkabout @ Global Grounds
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Dads and kids of all ages are welcome to join this walk looping through UWL and Myrick marsh. Meet in front of Global Grounds across from UWL at 9am! Partners are encouraged to take this[...]
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North Side Library Play Shoppe 9:30 am
North Side Library Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
Jul 22 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Monday Play Shoppe has moved to the North Side Community Library and it will now be literacy-focused. We will still offer the same great opportunities for parent-child interaction; the access to our Parent Educator who[...]
CPR/AED Training – La Crosse 5:30 pm
CPR/AED Training – La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Jul 22 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
American Heart Association Heartsaver Adult, Child and Infant CPR/AED class participation is limited to the first 8 paid registrations. Payment must be received before your registration will be confirmed. The fee is non-refundable. Registration opens[...]
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Parent Connection, La Crosse 9:30 am
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Jul 23 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Parent Connection welcomes moms, dads, grandparents, and caregivers who are looking for a place to unwind and share the joys and challenges of parenting within an informal and supportive group. Connect over coffee and conversation[...]
Play Shoppe, Sparta 10:00 am
Play Shoppe, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Play Shoppe is a shared time for parents and caregivers to interact with their children and other adults in a fun, prepared environment-offering age appropriate crafts, circle time, and snacks. Come and share in the[...]
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Muscles in Motion, La Crosse 10:00 am
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Powell Park
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Muscles in Motion is a shared time for parents, grandparents, or caregivers to participate with their toddler or preschooler in open-ended physical activities. Running, tossing, balancing, and bouncing are combined with a guided activity to[...]
Positive Parenting Group – Dealing with Disobedience (La Crosse) 6:00 pm
Positive Parenting Group – Dealing with Disobedience (La Crosse) @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Help My Child Doesn’t Listen to Me: Dealing with Discipline Parenting is rewarding, but sometimes it can be frustrating! Join us to learn how you can make those sticky situations more positive. In these groups[...]
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Play Shoppe, La Crosse 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Jul 26 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Play Shoppe is a shared time for parents and their children, ages birth to five years of age. Join us and enjoy open-ended playtime, a simple art activity, circle and story time, and a snack.[...]
Play Shoppe, Tomah 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Jul 26 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Play Shoppe is a shared time for parents and caregivers to interact with their children and other adults in a fun, prepared environment-offering age appropriate crafts, circle time, and snacks. Come and share in the[...]
Parent Connection, Sparta 10:00 am
Parent Connection, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Welcomes anyone who has kiddos in their lives, who are looking for a place to unwind and share the joys as well as the challenges of parenting within an inclusive supportive group. This group will[...]
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Dad and Me Walkabout 9:00 am
Dad and Me Walkabout @ Global Grounds
Jul 27 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Dads and kids of all ages are welcome to join this walk looping through UWL and Myrick marsh. Meet in front of Global Grounds across from UWL at 9am! Partners are encouraged to take this[...]
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North Side Library Play Shoppe 9:30 am
North Side Library Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
Jul 29 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Monday Play Shoppe has moved to the North Side Community Library and it will now be literacy-focused. We will still offer the same great opportunities for parent-child interaction; the access to our Parent Educator who[...]
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Parent Connection, La Crosse 9:30 am
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Jul 30 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Parent Connection welcomes moms, dads, grandparents, and caregivers who are looking for a place to unwind and share the joys and challenges of parenting within an informal and supportive group. Connect over coffee and conversation[...]
Play Shoppe, Sparta 10:00 am
Play Shoppe, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Play Shoppe is a shared time for parents and caregivers to interact with their children and other adults in a fun, prepared environment-offering age appropriate crafts, circle time, and snacks. Come and share in the[...]
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Winnebago Wednesdays 10:00 am
Winnebago Wednesdays @ Winnebago Park
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Winnebago Wednesdays takes place at Tomah’s Winnebago Park from 10am-11am. Lunch is provided at 11am FREE for children, small charge for adults. Every week brings a different theme sponsored by local businesses. This is a[...]