LEWISTON — The YWCA of Central Maine will hold an American Red Cross baby-sitting course. The classes will take place from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, April 30; from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 1; from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, May 7; and from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 8.
The goal of the course is to give young baby sitters the proper skills to care for siblings, neighbors or any child safely. The YWCA baby-sitter training course will teach young baby sitters professionalism, leadership, basic care, safety, safe play, first aid and CPR.
Cost is $35 for YWCA members and $60 for nonmembers and is open for boys and girls ages 11 to 16. Space is limited. For more information or to register, call the YWCA of Central Maine at 795-4050.