Magic House Mornings with PAT

  • Magic House


    Kirkwood Parents As Teachers

    Magic House Morning with PAT

    Select Thursdays (9:30am-10:30am)


    FREE ADMISSION TO "Wonder Works" and "For Baby and Me", courtesy of The Magic House, for PAT children and caregiver.  (The rest of the Magic House will not be open)!  

    On the morning of the event, please check in with the Kirkwood PAT parent educator at the pavilion (in back).  She will have on a red shirt and be holding a clipboard.

    Please click on date below to register for event

    OR call / stop in the PAT office to register.

    September 26 - November 7 - January 9 - April 2 - May 21



Taking the Mystery Out of Discipline


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    Taking the Mystery Out of Discipline with Alison Davis

    January 11th & February 1st



    This is a 2 part workshop!

    Part 1 (1/11) - Parents will have better understanding about their child's behavior, why behaviors stick around, learn a few strategies to help as well as manage crisis.  Alison Davis, Love & Logic instructor, will empower parents with concepts from Love & Logic, The Whole Brain Child and How to Talk So Little Kids Will Listen.

    Part 2 (2/1) - Parents will have an opportunity to review concepts and to share success stories as well as receive guidance toward understanding and implementing strategies.  

    Sign Up by 1/4 please!

    Location: Kirkwood Early Childhood Center


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     Need a different day or want to hear more?  Sign up for the spring series!


    Part 1: March 30th  

    Part 2: April 6th



    Sign Up by 3/24 please!





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    Technology is ever present in today's society.

    What impact does that have on our babies and young children?

    How much screen time is too much?

    How can we create healthy media habits?

    Join us as Stephanie Kane, Rockwood Parents as Teachers Parent Educator and Supervisor, discusses the impact of technology on brain development, how and when technology can be used in healthy and effective ways within your family, and how to create a media plan for your family.


    February 4th, 6:30-7:30pm

    Kirkwood Early Childhood Center

    Sign Up by 1/28 please!

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Messy Play!

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    Messy Play is Coming!

    Mark your calendars and say Yes to the Mess!

    February 8th

    8:30am - 11am

    Come prepared to squish, splash, scoop, pour...and maybe get a little messy.  Experience this Kirkwood tradition with all your senses!

    No registration necessary.  

    Diapers will be collected for Kirkwood PAT's Diaper Bank for local children experiencing a diaper need.  Sizes 3-5 most needed.