Sibling Care is not offered due to Covid-19 Safe Learning Plan.
Incredible Infants (register here) 0–12 months
0-6 months - In Person and Virtual Parenting Education
The Sept-Oct session will now meet in person outside at the City Square Park in Waconia.
The Nov-Dec session will be a virtual class on Zoom.
Having a new baby is both exciting and challenging. This virtual class helps you get off to a great start with your baby in the comfort of your own home. Our licensed parent educator will connect you with other parents in a virtual format called ZOOM. You can expect discussions about common concerns such as adjusting to parenthood, sleep and feeding issues, calming techniques, and infant development. Guest specialists will join the ZOOM sessions and may include a public health nurse, a lactation consultant, a yoga instructor, infant massage therapist and a nutritionist. You are welcome to join an infant class at any time during the session as space allows. Registration required. $15.00/session.
6-12 months - in person class
Your baby is growing and changing, which takes different parenting strategies. This supportive and informative in person class helps you confidently parent your older infant. You will discuss common concerns such as safety now that the baby is moving, nutrition as solid foods are introduced, confident parenting, sleep patterns and much more. Parent and children will stay together the entire class. You are welcome to join an infant class at any time during the session as space allows. Registration required. $30.00/session ECFE Room 114. Ages as of September 1, 2020.
Terrific Toddler (register here) (10–24 months)
A whole new world begins once your child becomes mobile—a toddling little bundle of energy just looking to touch, taste, and test out the world and you! Spend time enjoying music, movement, and lots of exploring activities with your child. During the parent discussion, we'll share ideas for separation anxiety, setting limits, safety, and other joys and concerns of parenthood. Toddler classes will gradually separate based on age and development of children. Join us for this special time with your busy toddler. Registration required. ECFE Room 114. Ages as of September 1, 2020
Fall 2020 Sliding Fee Scale to determine cost of class.
|1. Under $35,000||Waived|
|2. $35,000 to $49,999||$59|
|3. $50,000 to $74,999||$91|
|4. $75,000 to $99,999||$124|
|5. $100,000 and above||$156|