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.

Oct 14 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am North Side Library
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[...]
Oct 15 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am The Parenting Place, La Crosse
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[...]
Oct 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am The Parenting Place, Sparta
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[...]
Oct 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am The Parenting Place, Tomah
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[...]
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Boys and Girls Club
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[...]
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Join us for a FREE 5 week parenting class and join the nurturing movement! Nurturing Parenting classes offer an opportunity to think about your parenting with a small group of other parents like you. Learn[...]
Oct 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am The Parenting Place, La Crosse
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.[...]
Oct 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am The Parenting Place, Tomah
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[...]
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am The Parenting Place, Sparta
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[...]
Oct 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am North Side Library
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[...]
Oct 22 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am The Parenting Place, La Crosse
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[...]
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am The Parenting Place, Sparta
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[...]
Oct 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am The Parenting Place, Tomah
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[...]
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Boys and Girls Club
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[...]
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Join us for a FREE 5 week parenting class and join the nurturing movement! Nurturing Parenting classes offer an opportunity to think about your parenting with a small group of other parents like you. Learn[...]
Oct 25 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am The Parenting Place, La Crosse
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.[...]
Oct 25 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am The Parenting Place, Tomah
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[...]
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am The Parenting Place, Sparta
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[...]
Oct 28 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am North Side Library
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[...]
Oct 29 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am The Parenting Place, La Crosse
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[...]
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am The Parenting Place, Sparta
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[...]
Oct 29 @ 5:30 pm Weber Center for Performing Arts
An event for grownups who care about kids, to benefit The Parenting Place Raffles, games, food, and a rousing Family Feud tournament played by 8 local teams! Who will be crowned the 2019 La Crosse[...]
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am The Parenting Place, Tomah
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[...]
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Boys and Girls Club
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[...]
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm The Parenting Place, La Crosse
Join us for a FREE 5 week parenting class and join the nurturing movement! Nurturing Parenting classes offer an opportunity to think about your parenting with a small group of other parents like you. Learn[...]
Nov 1 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am The Parenting Place, La Crosse
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.[...]
Nov 1 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am The Parenting Place, Tomah
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[...]
Nov 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am The Parenting Place, Sparta
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[...]
Nov 4 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am North Side Library
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[...]
Nov 5 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am The Parenting Place, La Crosse
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[...]