Supporting Sibling Dynamics (In Person)
Join the JCC to gain support on the myriad of rewarding and challenging aspects of intersibling dynamics—from preparing older children for the arrival of a new baby to strategies for fostering deep and lasting connections between siblings. Topics include sharing, managing competition, fairness, and knowing when and how to step in during sibling disputes. Wednesday, March 8 from 7–8 pm, Free. Register Now.
Breastfeeding Support Group (In Person)
In a safe, calm, non-judgmental group setting, mothers can bring their babies and address their breastfeeding issues, questions, and concerns—from nipple pain to low milk supply, the need to supplement feedings to baby’s weight gain problems, and much more. Lactation consultant Ayelet Kaznelson will bring her special milk intake scale, for the option to weigh babies before and after a feeding, to see how much milk they are getting. Address your baby’s feeding issues and meet other mothers in similar situations. Monday, March 13 from 10-10:45 am, $10/$12. Register Now.
Caring for Your Newborn (Virtual)
Find joy in the care routines you create for your new baby and connect with other expectant families that are on a similar journey. Topics discussed include preparing the home for the baby’s arrival, circumcision and umbilical cord care, how to handle a colicky baby, and more. Monday, March 20 from 7–8:30 pm, $10. Register Now.
New Parent Breakfast (In Person)
Bring your babies, meet other new parents, and talk with our special guest experts while enjoying breakfast. All registrants will be entered into a raffle to win great prizes, including a free JCC class! Tuesday, March 21 from 10–11 pm, $8/$10. Register Now.
Speech Development + Milestones for Young Children (In Person)
As early as infancy, your child will begin to make noises and respond to sounds in his/her environment. Parents and caregivers are children’s most important teachers and communication models. This program will highlight the specific signs of typical language development from birth–3 years of age. Thursday, March 23 from 7–8:15 pm, $10/$12. Register Now