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May 2019

Parenting Wisely (teens) class at Sherwood CC

May 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Sherwood Community Center, 3740 Old Lee Hwy
Fairfax, Virginia 22030
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Parents and caregivers raising teens are invited to join a 5 week Parenting Wisely class. Learn more about this class HERE. Register for the course, to be held at Sherwood Community Center in Fairfax City, through Fairfax City Parks and Recreation at www.fairfaxva.gov/ParksRec or at a Center. For Spring 2019, the direct class registration link is https://apm.activecommunities.com/fairfaxcityrecdept/Activity_Search/parenting-wisely/12842 Download Parenting Wisely Class FLYER HERE.

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June 2019

* Stronger Together peer support groups

June 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
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Stronger Together peer support groups meet about twice a month throughout the school year, October through May. Groups are open to youth and youth adults ages 14-22 and a separate group is available to parents and caregivers. Both groups meet 6:30- 8 PM on selected Tuesdays. Both groups are facilitated by professional, licensed clinicians. A light dinner of pizza and salad is served and the groups are free of charge. Due to the nature of peer support, regular attendance in…

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Parenting Wisely (teens) class at Sherwood CC

June 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Sherwood Community Center, 3740 Old Lee Hwy
Fairfax, Virginia 22030
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Parents and caregivers raising teens are invited to join a 5 week Parenting Wisely class. Learn more about this class HERE. Register for the course, to be held at Sherwood Community Center in Fairfax City, through Fairfax City Parks and Recreation at www.fairfaxva.gov/ParksRec or at a Center. For Spring 2019, the direct class registration link is https://apm.activecommunities.com/fairfaxcityrecdept/Activity_Search/parenting-wisely/12842 Download Parenting Wisely Class FLYER HERE.

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Parenting Wisely (teens) class at Sherwood CC

June 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Sherwood Community Center, 3740 Old Lee Hwy
Fairfax, Virginia 22030
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Parents and caregivers raising teens are invited to join a 5 week Parenting Wisely class. Learn more about this class HERE. Register for the course, to be held at Sherwood Community Center in Fairfax City, through Fairfax City Parks and Recreation at www.fairfaxva.gov/ParksRec or at a Center. For Spring 2019, the direct class registration link is https://apm.activecommunities.com/fairfaxcityrecdept/Activity_Search/parenting-wisely/12842 Download Parenting Wisely Class FLYER HERE.

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Parenting Wisely (teens) class at Sherwood CC

June 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Sherwood Community Center, 3740 Old Lee Hwy
Fairfax, Virginia 22030
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Parents and caregivers raising teens are invited to join a 5 week Parenting Wisely class. Learn more about this class HERE. Register for the course, to be held at Sherwood Community Center in Fairfax City, through Fairfax City Parks and Recreation at www.fairfaxva.gov/ParksRec or at a Center. For Spring 2019, the direct class registration link is https://apm.activecommunities.com/fairfaxcityrecdept/Activity_Search/parenting-wisely/12842 Download Parenting Wisely Class FLYER HERE.

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* Memoir and Life-writing Workshop for Foster, Adoptive & Kinship Families

June 22 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Formed Families Forward Office, 4031 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030 United States
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Deborah Gold, university creative writing professor and author of Counting Down: A Memoir of Foster Parenting and Beyond, will conduct an introductory life-writing workshop, focusing on the experiences of foster and adoptive parents, kinship caregivers and professionals who raise and work with children and youth in care. Written exploration can help caregivers and professionals process the triumphs, losses and challenging moments involved. While much of the workshop will be interactive, a replicable 'photo album' format and process instructions will enable particpants to 're-teach' the…

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August 2019

* Back in the Groove: Tools for a Smooth Reentry to a New School Year workshop

August 22 @ 6:30 pm EDT
Formed Families Forward Office, 4031 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030 United States
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Kick off new school year preparation with Formed Families Forward. Enjoy a relaxed evening with other parents and caregivers as we get creative with tools for laying the groundwork for a successul start to the school year. Families will create an "All About Me" one page document to share key information about their student and family with school staff. In addition, we will review other versions of back-to-school information packets, as well as some strengths-based planning and self-determination tools. Hard…

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