Parent Involvement Center at Oakwood Elementary offers classes


November 01, 1995|By Bonita Formwalt | Bonita Formwalt,SPECIAL TO THE SUN

WHETHER YOU'RE trying to solve an algebra problem for the first time in 20 years or looking for a more peaceful home environment, the Parent Involvement Center at Oakwood Elementary School has information that can make your life as a parent easier.

Classes this month are:

* "How to Talk So Kids Will Listen: Engaging Cooperation," 7 o'clock tonight.

* "Siblings Without Rivalry: When Kids Fight," 7 p.m. tomorrow.

* "Tutoring for Parents: Math in Today's Middle School," 7 p.m. Tuesday and Nov. 14 and 28. Advance registration is required.

* "How to Talk So Kids Will Listen: Alternatives to Punishment," 7 p.m. Nov. 8.

* "Siblings Without Rivalry: Problem Solving," 7 p.m. Nov. 9.

* "Siblings Without Rivalry: a Final Review," 7 p.m. Nov. 16.

* " Healthy Families: Make-it/Take-it for Kindergarten," 7 p.m. Nov. 29. Advance registration is required.

The center is at 330 Oak Manor Drive. Information: 222-6429.

The center also will offer classes at five satellite sites:

* Glen Burnie Park Elementary, "STEP: Systematic Training For Effective Parenting," 6 p.m. Tuesday and Nov. 14 and 28. Information: 222-6400.

* Glen Lutheran Church, "Parent Education Group for Parents of Emotionally and Behaviorally Impaired Children," 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14 and 28 and Dec. 5, 12 and 19. Information: 222-9600.

* Marley Middle School, " Bright Futures: Parent Meeting," 7 p.m. tomorrow. Information: 761-0934.

* Quarterfield Elementary School, "STEP: Systematic Training for Effective Parenting," 6:45 p.m. tomorrow, Nov. 9, 16 and 30 and Dec. 7. Information: 222-6435.

* Woodside Elementary School, "Behavior Management," 7 p.m. Tuesday. Information: 222-6910.

YWCA lecture

Officer Randall Gann of the county police crime unit will discuss personal safety for women at 1:30 p.m. tomorrow as part the YWCA lecture series at the Friendship Center, 97B Langley Road.

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