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, Tomah 9:00 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
May 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah | Tomah | Wisconsin | United States
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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Muscles in Motion, La Crosse 10:00 am
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Boys and Girls Club
May 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. 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
May 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, Tomah 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
May 3 @ 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
May 3 @ 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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North Side Library Play Shoppe 9:30 am
North Side Library Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
May 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[...]
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Parent Connection, La Crosse 9:30 am
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
May 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[...]
Play Shoppe, Sparta 10:00 am
Play Shoppe, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
May 7 @ 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[...]
DAP Interest Centers Workshop 6:00 pm
DAP Interest Centers Workshop @ The Parenting Place
May 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Learn how to incorporate interest centers into your child care environment and create a Developmentally Appropriate Environment. This training is divided into four modules related to different interest centers. Join us in La Crosse on[...]
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Parent Connection, Tomah 9:00 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
May 8 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah | Tomah | Wisconsin | United States
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[...]
Family Provider Cohort – Sparta 6:00 pm
Family Provider Cohort – Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
May 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Are you looking for a chance to connect with other family child care providers in the area? Join this professional learning community for discussions on topics such as Professionalism, Child Development, Curriculum and Learning Environments.[...]
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Walking On Egg Shells 9:30 am
Walking On Egg Shells @ The Parenting Place
May 9 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Walking on egg shells – does that describe you as you move through the day with your child trying to avoid the next full-blown tantrum? Join us at the Parenting Place Positive Parenting Discussion group[...]
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse 10:00 am
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Boys and Girls Club
May 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. Running, tossing, balancing, and bouncing are combined with a guided activity to[...]
Family Provider Cohort – Westby 6:00 pm
Family Provider Cohort – Westby @ The United Methodist Church
May 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Are you looking for a chance to connect with other family child care providers in the area? Join this professional learning community for discussions on topics such as Professionalism, Child Development, Curriculum and Learning Environments.[...]
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Play Shoppe, La Crosse 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
May 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, Tomah 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
May 10 @ 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
May 10 @ 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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North Side Library Play Shoppe 9:30 am
North Side Library Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
May 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[...]
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Parent Connection, La Crosse 9:30 am
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
May 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[...]
Play Shoppe, Sparta 10:00 am
Play Shoppe, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
May 14 @ 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[...]
Tomah Family Fun Night – Shapes of Spring 5:00 pm
Tomah Family Fun Night – Shapes of Spring @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
May 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Squares, circles, triangles oh MY! Join us for a fun night of exploration of all the shapes you see during the spring time. Through games, crafts and fun activities everyone will walk away with projects![...]
DAP Interest Centers Workshop 6:00 pm
DAP Interest Centers Workshop @ The Parenting Place
May 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Learn how to incorporate interest centers into your child care environment and create a Developmentally Appropriate Environment. This training is divided into four modules related to different interest centers. Join us in La Crosse on[...]
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Muscles in Motion, La Crosse 10:00 am
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Boys and Girls Club
May 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. Running, tossing, balancing, and bouncing are combined with a guided activity to[...]
Positive Parenting Seminars – Tomah 2:00 pm
Positive Parenting Seminars – Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
May 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 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[...]
Sparta Family Fun Night – Grow With Me Family Fun Night 5:00 pm
Sparta Family Fun Night – Grow With Me Family Fun Night @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
May 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
A night for the whole family to experience the magic of growing. Everyone will get a chance to explore fun crafts and projects sure to bring out the gardener in each of you. Don’t forget[...]
Balancing Work and Family 6:30 pm
Balancing Work and Family @ The Parenting Place
May 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Are you trying to figure your busy schedule out? What can help? Are you looking for ways to cope with the day-to-day stress of juggling work and family? If you’re thinking there must be an[...]
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Play Shoppe, La Crosse 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
May 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, Tomah 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
May 17 @ 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
May 17 @ 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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Strengthening Families 9:00 am
Strengthening Families @ The Parenting Place- La Crosse
May 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
In this 3 hour training, participants will learn about the 5 protective factors which are demonstrated to strengthen family function. They will also be able to identify at least three next steps that they could[...]
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North Side Library Play Shoppe 9:30 am
North Side Library Play Shoppe @ North Side Library
May 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[...]
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Parent Connection, La Crosse 9:30 am
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
May 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[...]
Play Shoppe, Sparta 10:00 am
Play Shoppe, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
May 21 @ 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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Parent Connection, Tomah 9:00 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
May 22 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah | Tomah | Wisconsin | United States
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[...]
Family Provider Cohort – Sparta 6:00 pm
Family Provider Cohort – Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Are you looking for a chance to connect with other family child care providers in the area? Join this professional learning community for discussions on topics such as Professionalism, Child Development, Curriculum and Learning Environments.[...]
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Muscles in Motion, La Crosse 10:00 am
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Boys and Girls Club
May 23 @ 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 Seminars (Sparta) 5:00 pm
Positive Parenting Seminars (Sparta) @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
May 23 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 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[...]
Family Provider Cohort – Westby 6:00 pm
Family Provider Cohort – Westby @ The United Methodist Church
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Are you looking for a chance to connect with other family child care providers in the area? Join this professional learning community for discussions on topics such as Professionalism, Child Development, Curriculum and Learning Environments.[...]
Positive Parenting Seminars – The Power of Positive Parenting 6:00 pm
Positive Parenting Seminars – The Power of Positive Parenting @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Topic: The Power of Positive Parenting Most of the time, parenting is great fun and you know you are doing a good job but there are times when things get a little tricky. Maybe your toddler[...]
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Play Shoppe, La Crosse 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
May 24 @ 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
May 24 @ 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
May 24 @ 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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Parent Connection, La Crosse 9:30 am
Parent Connection, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
May 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[...]
Play Shoppe, Sparta 10:00 am
Play Shoppe, Sparta @ The Parenting Place, Sparta
May 28 @ 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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Parent Connection, Tomah 9:00 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah
May 29 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Parent Connection, Tomah @ The Parenting Place, Tomah | Tomah | Wisconsin | United States
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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Muscles in Motion, La Crosse 10:00 am
Muscles in Motion, La Crosse @ Boys and Girls Club
May 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. Running, tossing, balancing, and bouncing are combined with a guided activity to[...]
Positive Parenting Seminars – Raising Confident, Competent Children ( La Crosse) 6:00 pm
Positive Parenting Seminars – Raising Confident, Competent Children ( La Crosse) @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
May 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Topic: Raising Confident, Competent Children Most of the time, parenting is great fun and you know you are doing a good job but there are times when things get a little tricky. Maybe your toddler won’t[...]
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Play Shoppe, La Crosse 9:30 am
Play Shoppe, La Crosse @ The Parenting Place, La Crosse
May 31 @ 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
May 31 @ 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
May 31 @ 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[...]