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Greater Long Beach Area

Upcoming events for Greater Long Beach Area.

Resource and Referral (R&R) Education & Resource Lending Library

Start: Sat, September 22, 9:00 am
End: Sat, May 18, 3:30 pm

Parents, child care providers, and the community are invited a use our free lending library service. Participants can check out up to five items per month from the lending library. Materials available for check out include educational toys and books. Participants can also request parenting information and community resources, and have access to lamination services. Appointments can be made to access the education and resource lending library during its hours of operation, Monday-Friday between 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. and the following Saturdays between 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.


 September 22, 2018
 October 6, 2018
 November 3, 2018
 December 1, 2018
 January 19, 2019
 February 9, 2019
 March 23, 2019
 April 13, 2019.
 May 18, 2019

Please register for a library appointment by calling (562) 256-7490, Monday through Friday between 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Library appointments are free, have limited space available, and are subject to change. Appointments are required; no walk-ins will be accepted.

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Positive Habits for Your Well-being

Start: Thu, December 20, 6:00 pm
End: Thu, December 20, 8:00 pm

A Family Child Care Home Education Network (FCCHEN) Workshop: Presenter: Rocio Bach

The purpose of this workshop is to demonstrate the importance of self-care for adults working with children. This workshop will provide tips on how parents and providers can create a positive environment for themselves and everyone around them. Breathing techniques and other self-help practices will be explored as ways to support our mental health. No child care will be provided.

Have you heard about the California Early Care and Education Workforce Registry? Visit the website www.caregistry.org to see an informational video and learn how to register. The registration is free and includes tools  for tracking your professional development, building a resume, and searching for jobs.

Print your membership card, or keep a copy on your smart phone, and use the California ECE Workforce Registry  number to complete forms at workshops or training events.

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Positive Discipline

Start: Thu, January 10, 6:00 pm
End: Thu, January 10, 8:00 pm

A Resource and Referral (R&R) Program and Child Care Initiative Program (CCIP) Bilingual Workshop: Presenters: Julie Turvey and Ruth Lira

The purpose of this workshop is to inform providers of the importance of positive discipline and how they can adapt appropriate guidance techniques. Providers will strengthen their knowledge on positive discipline as presenters elaborate on the different developmental needs and how to distinguish age appropriate behaviors. No child care will be provided.

Have you heard about the California Early Care and Education Workforce Registry? Visit the website www.caregistry.org to see an informational video and learn how to register. The registration is free and includes tools  for tracking your professional development, building a resume, and searching for jobs.

Print your membership card, or keep a copy on your smart phone, and use the California ECE Workforce Registry  number to complete forms at workshops or training events.

Register or RSVP


Meet Your Local Child Care Licensing Advocate

Start: Sat, January 19, 9:00 am
End: Sat, January 19, 11:00 am

A Child Care Initiative Project (CCIP) Workshop: Presenter: Shoghig Khadarian

This workshop is intended for potential providers who want to receive information from Community Care Licensing (CCL). Licensing Advocate, Shoghig Khadarian, will review information on ratios in a Family Child Care Home (FCCH) and mandated reporting. There will also be an open forum for potential provider questions at the end of the presentation. Child care will not be provided.

Have you heard about the California Early Care and Education Workforce Registry? Visit the website www.caregistry.org to see an informational video and learn how to register. The registration is free and includes tools  for tracking your professional development, building a resume, and searching for jobs.

Print your membership card, or keep a copy on your smart phone, and use the California ECE Workforce Registry  number to complete forms at workshops or training events.

Register or RSVP


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