Join Bright Horizons® and early childhood education experts as they discuss important topics relevant to your family. Their Family Workshop series provides informative and expert childhood development tips, research, resources, and fun at home activities to help you and your family navigate the many stages of childhood development and parenting issues you may be facing.
All of the workshops in this series will be hosted at Bright Horizons‘ new state-of-the-art center in Reston, VA, from 5:30-6:30pm. You are welcome to participate in one or all of the workshops. There is no cost to register — all wrkshops are FREE!
February 16 – Raising a Healthy Eater
Get tips and strategies to support you in raising healthy eaters. This session will address some of your burning questions about how to handle the pickiest eaters, child nutrition facts, kid-friendly recipes, how and when to introduce new foods to your child, and how to create healthy meals that fit into a working parent lifestyle.
March 16 – School Readiness: Beyond the Basics
School readiness is so much more than knowing colors, shapes, and ABC’s. A school-ready child is engaged, eager to learn, willing and able to follow directions, and happily adjusted to group life in a classroom setting. Llearn how early classroom experiences shape your child, build confidence, provide skills for school success and how you can extend this learning at home.
April 20 – Teaching Empathy in Young Children
Raising children to be socially aware, community oriented, charitable minded, and educated about their world is more vital than ever in today’s global society. This workshop will discuss how social responsibility and empathy develops as your child grows; bridging family, school, and community life; and meaningful activities your family can do together to make a difference in your community and in the world.
Click here to learn more and RSVP for any and all of the FREE events you would like to join.
Bright Horizons will also be hosting a Spring Open House March 20-24, 2017 from 8am – 12pm. This is an opportunity to stop in, meet the teachers, tour the new state-of-the-art center, and learn more about the early care and education.
Workshop Series Location
Bright Horizons at Commerce Metro
11400 Commerce Park Dr. Suite R140