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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Parent Connection, Sparta 10:00 am
Parent Connection, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Nov 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 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[...]
Shaken Baby Syndrome and SIDS Prevention 5:30 pm
Shaken Baby Syndrome and SIDS Prevention @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Nov 1 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
There are things that parents and caregivers can do to reduce the risk of SIDS death. During this training you will learn more about SIDS and how to prevent it. To register call (608) 784-8125[...]
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Muscles in Motion, La Crosse 10:00 am
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Erickson Boys and Girls Club
Nov 2 @ 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 on Thursday mornings. Running, tumbling, playing ball, and a simple guided activity[...]
Tomah Parent Café 5:30 pm
Tomah Parent Café @ Lemonweir School
Nov 2 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Our Parent Cafe’ themes incorporate the Protective Factors and provide a framework for parents to relate them to their own lives. Parents gather in small groups at individual tables to explore questions and have a[...]
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Play Shoppe, La Crosse 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Nov 3 @ 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, Sparta 10:00 am
Play Shoppe, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Nov 3 @ 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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Monday Play Shoppe 9:30 am
Monday Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
Nov 6 @ 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[...]
Play Shoppe, Tomah 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Nov 6 @ 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[...]
Time Out to Talk (La Crosse) 6:00 pm
Time Out to Talk (La Crosse) @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Nov 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Time Out to Talk Monday, November 6th – The Parenting Place – La Crosse Sometimes life gets crazy and schedules are full – too full to allow time for parents to talk to each other about[...]
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Parent Connection, La Crosse 9:30 am
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Nov 7 @ 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[...]
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Parent Connection, Tomah 9:30 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Nov 8 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah | Tomah | Wisconsin | United States
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[...]
Parent Connection, Sparta 10:00 am
Parent Connection, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Nov 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 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[...]
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Muscles in Motion, La Crosse 10:00 am
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Erickson Boys and Girls Club
Nov 9 @ 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 on Thursday mornings. Running, tumbling, playing ball, and a simple guided activity[...]
Positive Parenting Seminars (Sparta) 5:00 pm
Positive Parenting Seminars (Sparta) @ Southside Elementary School, Sparta
Nov 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topic: The Power of Positive Parenting We will learn to use positive strategies for behavior management, while focusing on self-worth and personal empowerment. We will also focus on helping children manage their feelings, developing daily routines,[...]
Positive Parenting Seminars – Tomah 6:00 pm
Positive Parenting Seminars – Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Nov 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Positive Parenting Seminar Learn to use positive strategies for behavior management, while focusing on self-worth and personal empowerment. We will also focus on helping children to manage their feelings, developing daily routines, and understanding and[...]
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Play Shoppe, La Crosse 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Nov 10 @ 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, Sparta 10:00 am
Play Shoppe, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Nov 10 @ 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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Shared Parenting Responsibilities November 11th – December 23rd 9:30 am
Shared Parenting Responsibilities November 11th – December 23rd @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Nov 11 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us Saturday mornings from November 11th – December 23rd for this co-op parenting course that will help parents work together to raise their children after a separation, divorce or break up. This means learning[...]
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Monday Play Shoppe 9:30 am
Monday Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
Nov 13 @ 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[...]
Play Shoppe, Tomah 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Nov 13 @ 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[...]
Shaken Baby Syndrome and SIDS Prevention 5:30 pm
Shaken Baby Syndrome and SIDS Prevention @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Nov 13 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
There are things that parents and caregivers can do to reduce the risk of SIDS death. During this training you will learn more about SIDS and how to prevent it. To register call (608) 784-8125[...]
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Parent Connection, La Crosse 9:30 am
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Nov 14 @ 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[...]
Teen Pregnancy and Parenting Support Group (Sparta) 3:00 pm
Teen Pregnancy and Parenting Support Group (Sparta) @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Nov 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Young pregnant or parenting men and women are encouraged to come to our monthly meetings to make connections with other parents, gain support from others, and discuss the resources available to them in our community.[...]
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Parent Connection, Tomah 9:30 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Nov 15 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah | Tomah | Wisconsin | United States
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[...]
Parent Connection, Sparta 10:00 am
Parent Connection, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Nov 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 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[...]
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Muscles in Motion, La Crosse 10:00 am
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Erickson Boys and Girls Club
Nov 16 @ 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 on Thursday mornings. Running, tumbling, playing ball, and a simple guided activity[...]
Early Literacy 6:00 pm
Early Literacy @ UW-Extension Building Room - Room 302
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Literacy development begins at birth.  Learn how you can help promote literacy development  for the children in your program beginning long before they can read or write. This class is FREE and we are offering a[...]
To Market We Shall Go (Sparta) 6:00 pm
To Market We Shall Go (Sparta) @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
To Market We Shall Go: Hassle-Free Shopping with Children Thursday, November 16th – The Parenting Place – Sparta Does your child act out on shopping trips? Does the thought of holiday shopping with your child stress[...]
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Play Shoppe, La Crosse 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Nov 17 @ 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, Sparta 10:00 am
Play Shoppe, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Nov 17 @ 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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Shared Parenting Responsibilities November 11th – December 23rd 9:30 am
Shared Parenting Responsibilities November 11th – December 23rd @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Nov 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us Saturday mornings from November 11th – December 23rd for this co-op parenting course that will help parents work together to raise their children after a separation, divorce or break up. This means learning[...]
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Monday Play Shoppe 9:30 am
Monday Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
Nov 20 @ 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[...]
Play Shoppe, Tomah 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Nov 20 @ 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[...]
To Market We Shall Go (La Crosse) 6:00 pm
To Market We Shall Go (La Crosse) @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
To Market We Shall Go: Hassle-Free Shopping with Children Monday, November 20th – The Parenting Place – La Crosse Does your child act out on shopping trips? Does the thought of holiday shopping with your child[...]
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Parent Connection, La Crosse 9:30 am
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Nov 21 @ 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[...]
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Parent Connection, Tomah 9:30 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Nov 22 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah | Tomah | Wisconsin | United States
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[...]
Parent Connection, Sparta 10:00 am
Parent Connection, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Nov 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 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[...]
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Monday Play Shoppe 9:30 am
Monday Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
Nov 27 @ 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[...]
Play Shoppe, Tomah 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Nov 27 @ 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[...]
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Parent Connection, La Crosse 9:30 am
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Nov 28 @ 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[...]
Positive Parenting Seminars – Tomah 6:00 pm
Positive Parenting Seminars – Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Nov 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Positive Parenting Seminar Learn to use positive strategies for behavior management, while focusing on self-worth and personal empowerment. We will also focus on helping children to manage their feelings, developing daily routines, and understanding and[...]
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Parent Connection, Tomah 9:30 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Nov 29 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah | Tomah | Wisconsin | United States
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[...]
Parent Connection, Sparta 10:00 am
Parent Connection, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 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[...]
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Muscles in Motion, La Crosse 10:00 am
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Erickson Boys and Girls Club
Nov 30 @ 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 on Thursday mornings. Running, tumbling, playing ball, and a simple guided activity[...]
Strengthening Families 6:00 pm
Strengthening Families @ The Parenting Place- La Crosse
Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Participants in this training will learn about Strengthening Families, a strength-based approach to preventing child abuse and neglect. The five protective factors that help to strengthen families will be discussed along with next steps to[...]