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2014-15 Upcoming Events

 

September

Open a Window to Your Teen's World:  Parent and Child Communication - Co-Sponsored with Liberation Programs, The Depot and The Community Fund

Date TBD

7pm

The Depot - 25 Heights Road, Darien


Parenting Tools for Everyday Challenges with Diane Hobbs

Wednesday, September 24th

9:30am

First Congregational Church, 14 Brookside Road, Darien

 

October

Discipline and Consistent Parenting with Susan O’Brien - Co-Sponsored with Rowayton Nursery Schools

Wednesday, October 15th

10am

Community Room of Rowayton Library - 33 Highland Avenue, Norwalk


Executive Function & Organization with Tim Heitzman, PhD, of the Southfield Center - Co-Sponsored with Tokeneke PTO

Wednesday, October 22nd

7pm

Tokeneke Elementary School - 7 Old Farm Road, Darien


November

Community Coffee with Darien Toy Box

Thursday, November 16th

9:30am

YWCA - 49 Old Kings Highway N., Darien



How to Have the 'Smart Talk" with your Teen about Drugs & Alcohol - Co-Sponsored with Liberation Programs, The Depot and The Community Fund

Thursday, November 20th

7pm

The Depot - 25 Heights Road, Darien

   
December

Kindergarten Readiness

Date and Location TBD

7pm

 

 


 

Spring 2014

 

What Every Girl Wants to Know - Mother & Daughter Talk with Diane Frankel-Gamelis, MS, CCE, co-sponsor with Holmes Elementary School

Thursday, May 1st

7:00 pm

The Depot, Darien

Program flier: click here

Program Handouts: click here

 

Split Screening & discussion with Ed Moran from Family Centers, co-sponsored with Darien Library

Tuesday, April 29th

7:00 pm

Darien Library

Program flier: click here

Program Handouts:  How to Really Love a Child, Resources List, Parenting & Divorce Books and Resources

 

Haze Screening, co-sponsor with Thriving Youth

Monday, April 28th

7:00 pm

Darien Library

Program flier: click here

 

SADD PSA, Students Tell All: What Parents Really Need to Know

Wednesday, April 2

7:00 pm

Darien Town Hall Auditorium

Program flier: click here

 

Winter 2013-14

Challenging World of 3 to 5 Year Olds

Tuesday, March 4

9:30 am

St. John Pre-School Blanchard Hall, 1986 Post Rd, Darien

Program flier: click here

Program Presentation: click here 

 

Preteen Girls and Bullying In the Era of Social Media

Wednesday, February 26

9:30 to 11:00 am

First Congregational Church, 14 Brookside Road, Darien

Program flier: click here

Program Handout: click here

Program Powerpoint Presentation: click here

 

Instagram, SnapChat and Vine Hands-On Follow-up Workshop with Nancy Sheed

Tuesday, February 11, 9:30 - 11 am, YWCA Computer Room - 2nd floor, 49 Old Kings Highway North, Darien

 

Understanding Your Tween's Online World - Apps and Games

Tuesday, January 21st

9:30 - 11 am

Darien Library Community Room

Program Handout: click here

Program flier: click here

Video of Program: click here

 

How Do I Know Whether My Child Is Ready for Kindergarten?

Wednesday, January 8, 7 pm, Darien Town Hall Auditorium

 


Fall 2013
Executive Function with Ruthann Short

Wednesday, September 25 at 9:30 am at the First Congregational Church of Darien


Self-Advocacy with Dr. Barbara Greenberg

Co-sponsored with the Middlesex Middle School Parents’ Association

Wednesday, October 9 at 9:30 am at Middlesex Middle School


Birth Order with Jack Agati

Co-sponsored with the Tokeneke School Parents’ Association

Wednesday, October 23 at 7:30 pm at Tokeneke Elementary School

Please click here for the program handout from the speaker: Page 1 and Page 2.


Eliminating Stress and Creating Balance in Your Child’s Life - panel discussions featuring local mental health experts
Co-sponsored with the Darien Library 

Panelists will address parents of elementary school-aged children on
Tuesday, November 12 at 7:00 pm at Darien Library Community Room

Link to handouts:
Panelists' contact information
Book recommendations from the panelists
Dr. Chris Bogart handout page 1 and page 2
Luke Forshaw handout page 1, page 2, page 3 and page 4

Video of Program: click here

Eliminating Stress and Creating Balance in Your Child’s Life - panel discussions featuring local mental health experts
Co-sponsored with the Darien Library

Panelists will address parents of middle and high school-aged children on
Tuesday, November 19 at 7:00 pm at Darien Library Community Room

Video of Program: click here

 

 
 
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YWCA Calendar

Mon Sep 01, 2014
Labor Day
Tue Sep 09, 2014 @12:00PM
Int'l Club - Book Club meets
Wed Sep 10, 2014 @ 9:00AM
Board Meeting
Mon Sep 15, 2014 @10:00AM
Int'l Club Welcome Coffee
Tue Sep 16, 2014 @10:00AM
Newcomers Coffee
Fri Sep 19, 2014 @11:00AM
Inspire - Onion Tour
Wed Sep 24, 2014 @ 9:30AM
PA-Parenting Tools
Thu Sep 25, 2014
Rosh Hashanah
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