Positive Discipline Workshops

For parents of 3-8 year olds – Tuesday, Oct 9, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Positive discipline is about teaching and guiding children rather than punishing them. Learn how structure, routine and appropriate consequences help your child to behave better.

For parents of children birth-3 years – Tuesday, Oct 23, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Explore ways to set limits which respect your child’s emerging independence. Discuss ways to provide necessary structure for safety and growth.

Location: Harley Hopkins Family Center, 125 Monroe Ave. S., Hopkins

Cost: $10/adult, $15/household. Child care for children birth through kindergarten available, $5 per child in Harley Room 35.

Register at www.HopkinsCommunityEd.org or by calling 952-988-5000.

Young People’s Concert – free event.

October 30, 6 – 7:15 p.m.

Hopkins High School, 2400 Lindbergh Dr., Mtka., 55305

Kid-friendly music performed by Hopkins High School students. Wear your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed toy! Face painting, “petting zoo” (try an instrument), balloon animals, and a bedtime snack.

Bring the family and enjoy a free concert together!

For more information, please call 952-988-5000.

Fall Family Fun!

Thursday, Sept. 27, 6:15 – 7:30 p.m.

Celebrate all things fall! Apple tasting – Painting – Nature collages – and much more!

For families with children ages 2-5 years.

Harley Hopkins Family Center, 125 Monroe Ave. S., Hopkins.

Cost: $5/family. Limited free sibling care for 6-24 months.

Register at www.HopkinsSchools.org/EC-fall or call 952-988-5000.

Early Childhood Fest: featuring the Splatter Sisters

Saturday, Oct. 6, 10:30 a.m. – Noon

Hopkins Library, 22 – 11th Ave. N., Hopkins

Explore the library and receive a free book for kids! Get creative with a fabulous musical adventure show at 11:00 a.m.