LEWISTON – “Parenting 101, Good Discipline, Good Kids” will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5, at Advocates for Children.

Respectful communication between parents and children is the key to good discipline. Parents will learn why bribes, threats and grounding don’t always work.

They will learn how to engage cooperation, set rules and expectations, how to problem-solve, alternatives to punishment, accept and respect children’s feelings and manage anger.

Registration is required, and childcare is provided. The class is recommended for parents with children ages 4 to 12. Call 783-3990 to register.

“Parenting 201, Keeping Peace at Home” will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 19. The class will help parents understand why conflict occurs, how to prevent it and how to reach a peaceful resolution. It will help parents acquire a more peaceful, harmonious life at home.

Registration is required, and childcare will be provided. This class is recommended for parents with children ages 4 to 12. Call 783-3990 to register.


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