FREE Parent Workshops & Coffeehouse Discussions this spring
These events are free and open to any parent in the region (or family, as noted) who would like to attend. Please note some evenings ask for RSVPs. Read more about these evenings in the Roaring Fork Weekly Journal.
Jan. 10: Building Stronger Self-Regulation Skills
Jan. 16: Ten Tips Every Parent Should Know to Protect Your Child from Sexual Abuse
Learn age-appropriate skills and ways to speak to children about sexual abuse and body safety. This class empowers adults with effective strategies for communicating about this difficult topic. (BMS, 4:30 p.m., coffee and snacks provided). RSVP to River Bridge Regional Center at (970) 945-5195.
CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW DAY: Feb. 6: Parent Coffeehouse on Substance Abuse and Vaping with School Resource Officer Thomas Wright
Feb. 6: Parent Night: Differentiation for All
The RFSD PEAK team is hosting a parent night with guest speaker Karen Brown, an education consultant and gifted program mentor from Arizona. Come learn about differentiation and what it looks like in the classroom. 6pm at Roaring Fork High School. Questions? Contact BMS Peak Coordinator Kristi Groves.Flyer in English: Click Here; Flyer in Spanish: Click Here
March 6: Parent Coffeehouse on Teen Anxiety & Screening of the Documentary "Angst"
A showing of the critically-acclaimed documentary "Angst" will be followed by a guided discussion with the Aspen Hope Center's Michelle Muething. "Angst" explores anxiety, its causes and effects in teens, and what we can do about it. (BMS, 5:30 p.m.). Click Here; Click Here
EVENING HANDOUT on Anxiety: English and Spanish
April 10: Parent Coffeehouse on Social Media & Screening of the Documentary "Like"
April 11: No Bully Workshop for Parents and Guardians: How to Bullyproof Your Kid
At this workshop, families will get up to speed on the new face of bully prevention in our school, learn how to bully-proof your child to succeed in their friendships so that they are neither a bully nor a target, and develop skills to coach your child through the inevitable conflicts and bullying of childhood and adolescence. BMS, 6-7pm.
- Flyer in English and Spanish: Click Here
May 2: Positive Parenting Solutions & Essential Brain Science Every Parent Should Know
May 8: Parent Coffeehouse on Summertime and Screens: