Valparaiso Methodist Church to Host Low-Cost Parenting Workshop

Valparaiso_Methodist_Church_to_host_low--1Area residents interested in learning about effective parenting techniques are encouraged to attend the upcoming "Loving Our Kids on Purpose" workshop at the First United Methodist Church of Valparaiso on November 1st, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

The low-cost workshop is open to the public, and is appropriate for parents of children of all ages. On-site childcare, breakfast, lunch and workbook are included with the registration fee. Residents that register before October 20th will receive an early bird rate of $25 per couple (or individual), after October 20th the rate will be $30.

"The church is looking forward to hosting this workshop and hopes it will benefit the local community one family at a time," said Rebecca Reilly, Executive Director of Connectional Ministries at First United Methodist Church of Valparaiso. Reilly continued, "Whether you are looking for tips to have more fun while parenting your child or need help better managing toddler meltdowns or teenage tantrums, this is the workshop for you. The content is based on Love and Logic Techniques that many parents already use and enjoy and this multi-media workshop will explain those techniques and offer even better ways to implement them."

Residents can register for the workshop online at or in-person at First United Methodist Church of Valparaiso at 103 Franklin Street Valparaiso, IN 46383. For more details, contact Reilly via phone at 219-465-4661 or via e-mail at