Parenting classes on offer

Jul. 22, 2014 @ 09:36 AM

Registration has begun for two upcoming Incredible Years Parenting classes designed to help parents reduce misbehavior and increase social interaction with their children.

Funded by Smart Start and N.C. Cooperative Extension, the classes are offered for free to parents, grandparents and caregivers of children ages 3 to 5 years old who reside in Vance, Granville and Franklin counties.

There will be a day and a night class. The day class will meet Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Aug. 20 through Dec. 17. The night class will meet Thursdays from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 21 through Dec. 18.

Each class includes materials, snacks and childcare.

At the conclusion of the course, participants will receive a certificate of completion and a $25 gift card.

For registration forms and more information, call Vickie Jones of Vance County Cooperative Extension at (252) 438-8188.