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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Muscles in Motion, La Crosse 10:00 am
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Erickson Boys and Girls Club
Feb 1 @ 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 for Grandparents and Guardians – Tomah 5:00 pm
Positive Parenting Seminars for Grandparents and Guardians – Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Feb 1 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Positive Parenting Seminar for Grandparents and Guardians Are you a Grandparent who would like to learn more about taking care of the child in your life? Do you have your grandchildren more than a few[...]
Positive Parenting Seminars – Tomah 5:30 pm
Positive Parenting Seminars – Tomah @ Tomah Public Library
Feb 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Positive Parenting Seminar Most of the time parenting is fun and rewarding. You know you are doing a good job but there are times when things get a little tricky. Triple P is a researched-based[...]
Supporting Conversations #4 6:00 pm
Supporting Conversations #4 @ The Parenting Place- La Crosse
Feb 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Supporting Conversations #4 @ The Parenting Place- La Crosse | La Crosse | Wisconsin | United States
Module 4 of Supporting Conversations will continue to examine ways to plan supportive environments for children and families. We will begin by examining young children’s identity development. Participants will identify and discuss classroom strategies for addressing[...]
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Play Shoppe, La Crosse 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Feb 2 @ 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
Feb 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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Nurturing Parenting – La Crosse 9:30 am
Nurturing Parenting – La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Feb 3 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Class will be held Saturdays February 3rd – March 3rd. 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 to[...]
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North Side Library Play Shoppe 9:30 am
North Side Library Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
Feb 5 @ 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
Feb 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[...]
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Parent Connection, La Crosse 9:30 am
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Feb 6 @ 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[...]
Parent Connection, Sparta 10:00 am
Parent Connection, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Feb 6 @ 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[...]
Positive Parenting Seminars (Sparta) 5:00 pm
Positive Parenting Seminars (Sparta) @ Location will vary with dates; see details below
Feb 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Positive Parenting Seminars Most of the time parenting is fun and rewarding. You know you are doing a good job but there are times when things get a little tricky. Triple P is a researched-based[...]
WI Pyramid Model Infant Toddler Series 6:00 pm
WI Pyramid Model Infant Toddler Series @ The Parenting Place- La Crosse
Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
WI Pyramid Model Infant Toddler Series @ The Parenting Place- La Crosse | La Crosse | Wisconsin | United States
NEW TRAINING!!! The Infant/Toddler Pyramid Model is an 8-part series specifically for Infant/Toddler caregivers. The goal of the series is to offer Infant/Toddler caregivers strategies they can explore and practice to support the optimal development[...]
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Parent Connection, Tomah 9:30 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Feb 7 @ 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[...]
Family Provider Cohort – Tomah 6:00 pm
Family Provider Cohort – Tomah @ The Parenting Place-Tomah
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Foster your professional learning by sharing your passion, knowledge and experiences with a small group of your peers. Collaborate with fellow family care providers while sharing a meal. Dinner is included. Topics that will be[...]
Shared Parenting Responsibilities January 17th – February 21st 6:00 pm
Shared Parenting Responsibilities January 17th – February 21st @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us on Wednesday evenings from January 17th – February 21st 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[...]
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Muscles in Motion, La Crosse 10:00 am
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Erickson Boys and Girls Club
Feb 8 @ 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[...]
Love Is In The Air 5:30 pm
Love Is In The Air @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Feb 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Come join us for a cozy winter gathering to share our hearts with one another. Fun activities, a light supper, and valentine’s galore. Sign up early to reserve a spot so you don’t miss out!![...]
Family Provider Cohort – Westby 6:00 pm
Family Provider Cohort – Westby @ The United Methodist Church
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Foster your professional learning by sharing your passion, knowledge and experiences with a small group of your peers. Collaborate with fellow family care providers while sharing a meal. Dinner is included. Topics that will be[...]
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Play Shoppe, Sparta 10:00 am
Play Shoppe, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Feb 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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Nurturing Parenting – La Crosse 9:30 am
Nurturing Parenting – La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Feb 10 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Class will be held Saturdays February 3rd – March 3rd. 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 to[...]
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North Side Library Play Shoppe 9:30 am
North Side Library Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
Feb 12 @ 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
Feb 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[...]
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Parent Connection, La Crosse 9:30 am
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Feb 13 @ 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[...]
Parent Connection, Sparta 10:00 am
Parent Connection, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Feb 13 @ 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[...]
Young Parents Support Group (Sparta) 3:00 pm
Young Parents Support Group (Sparta) @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Feb 13 @ 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
Feb 14 @ 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[...]
Shared Parenting Responsibilities January 17th – February 21st 6:00 pm
Shared Parenting Responsibilities January 17th – February 21st @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Feb 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us on Wednesday evenings from January 17th – February 21st 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[...]
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Muscles in Motion, La Crosse 10:00 am
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Erickson Boys and Girls Club
Feb 15 @ 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 for Grandparents and Guardians – Tomah 5:00 pm
Positive Parenting Seminars for Grandparents and Guardians – Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Feb 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Positive Parenting Seminar for Grandparents and Guardians Are you a Grandparent who would like to learn more about taking care of the child in your life? Do you have your grandchildren more than a few[...]
Bringing the Protective Factors to Life in Your Work 6:00 pm
Bringing the Protective Factors to Life in Your Work @ The Parenting Place - La Crosse
Feb 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
As part of our mission to support families and the healthy development of children, we are offering this 6 session training introducing the Protective Factors Framework. We will engage in a comprehensive discussion based on[...]
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Play Shoppe, La Crosse 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Feb 16 @ 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
Feb 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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Nurturing Parenting – La Crosse 9:30 am
Nurturing Parenting – La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Feb 17 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Class will be held Saturdays February 3rd – March 3rd. 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 to[...]
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North Side Library Play Shoppe 9:30 am
North Side Library Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
Feb 19 @ 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
Feb 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[...]
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Parent Connection, Sparta 10:00 am
Parent Connection, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Feb 20 @ 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[...]
Positive Parenting Seminars (Sparta) 5:00 pm
Positive Parenting Seminars (Sparta) @ Location will vary with dates; see details below
Feb 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Positive Parenting Seminars Most of the time parenting is fun and rewarding. You know you are doing a good job but there are times when things get a little tricky. Triple P is a researched-based[...]
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Parent Connection, Tomah 9:30 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Feb 21 @ 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[...]
Family Provider Cohort – Tomah 6:00 pm
Family Provider Cohort – Tomah @ The Parenting Place-Tomah
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Foster your professional learning by sharing your passion, knowledge and experiences with a small group of your peers. Collaborate with fellow family care providers while sharing a meal. Dinner is included. Topics that will be[...]
Shared Parenting Responsibilities January 17th – February 21st 6:00 pm
Shared Parenting Responsibilities January 17th – February 21st @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us on Wednesday evenings from January 17th – February 21st 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[...]
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Muscles in Motion, La Crosse 10:00 am
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Erickson Boys and Girls Club
Feb 22 @ 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[...]
Family Provider Cohort – Westby 6:00 pm
Family Provider Cohort – Westby @ The United Methodist Church
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Foster your professional learning by sharing your passion, knowledge and experiences with a small group of your peers. Collaborate with fellow family care providers while sharing a meal. Dinner is included. Topics that will be[...]
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Play Shoppe, La Crosse 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Feb 23 @ 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
Feb 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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Shaken Baby Syndrome and SIDS Prevention Training – La Crosse 8:30 am
Shaken Baby Syndrome and SIDS Prevention Training – La Crosse @ The Parenting Place-La Crosse
Feb 24 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 am
Wisconsin’s Prevent Violence Against Children Act requires child care providers and preschool teachers to attend an approved training on Shaken Baby Syndrome Prevention. Any licensee, operator, provider, employee, or substitute who provides care and supervision to[...]
Nurturing Parenting – La Crosse 9:30 am
Nurturing Parenting – La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Feb 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Class will be held Saturdays February 3rd – March 3rd. 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 to[...]
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North Side Library Play Shoppe 9:30 am
North Side Library Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
Feb 26 @ 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
Feb 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[...]
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Parent Connection, La Crosse 9:30 am
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Feb 27 @ 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[...]
Parent Connection, Sparta 10:00 am
Parent Connection, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
Feb 27 @ 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[...]
Positive Parenting Seminars – The Power of Positive Parenting (Feb 27th) 6:00 pm
Positive Parenting Seminars – The Power of Positive Parenting (Feb 27th) @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Topic: The Power of Positive Parenting Most of the time, parenting is great fun. But, there are times when things get a little tricky. Maybe your toddler won’t eat her dinner, or your six year old[...]
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Parent Connection, Tomah 9:30 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
Feb 28 @ 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[...]