Workshops & Events
Upcoming events for Yolo County.
Supporting the Whole Child Professional Development Conference
Start: Sat, April 22, 8:30 am
End: Sat, April 22, 4:00 pm
Children's Home Society of California would like to invite you to our Annual Professional Development Conference featuring keynote speaker, Dr. Ann Corwin. Additional speaking sessions will be presented by experienced professionals in the areas of curriculum development, trauma informed care, creating child centered play environments, and agencies that serve families and children.
Do NOT register here. Our registration forms will be mailed soon. To be added to the list serve please contact Ivanna Her at (530) 665-4684 or at Ivannah@chs-ca.org. You can also fill out the registration form in the office.
THIS IS A FREE EVENT. Space is limited. Registration is on a first come, first serve basis. Late and on-site registration is not guaranteed.
REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE APRIL 12, 2017 AT 1:00 PM.
Steps to Becoming a Licensed Family Child Care Home
Start: Thu, April 27, 6:00 pm
End: Thu, April 27, 8:00 pm
Participants will be able to get information and resources on how to become a licensed family child care home.
Papel Picado Workshop
Start: Wed, May 3, 6:30 pm
End: Wed, May 3, 8:30 pm
Jesus Barela, a professor at the Woodland Community College, will be showing us how to make papel picado and other fun paper play activities. Come join this fun family friendly event!
Start: Thu, May 4, 6:30 pm
End: Thu, May 4, 8:30 pm
Participants will be able to get different ideas on child care environments and how to implement these ideas into their own facilities.
Proffesionalism and Reflective Practice in the Workplace
Start: Thu, May 11, 6:30 pm
End: Thu, May 11, 8:30 pm
Guest presenter, Alan Grant Program Director for Child Development Inc., will discuss professionalism in the workplace.
Professionalism and Reflective Practice Workshop and Discussion
Start: Thu, June 1, 6:00 pm
End: Thu, June 1, 7:00 pm
Come join us for an informative talk about professionalism and reflective practice.
Learning through relationships with infants workshop and discussion
Start: Thu, June 8, 6:00 pm
End: Thu, June 8, 8:00 pm
Please join us as we discuss strategies for learning through relationships with infants.
using storytelling, flannel boards, instruments, singing and movement to build literacy skills
Start: Sat, June 24, 9:00 am
End: Sat, June 24, 1:00 pm
Guest presenter, Ed Lewis, will discuss how to make flannel board stories and puppets and then use them to tell stories, introduce concepts, and teach songs. Participants will practice the art of storytelling with and without props and, of course, learn some classic movement activities that allow children to feel the joy of freely moving their bodies.