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Biloxi Calendar

 

Coalition Meeting
January 26, 2017
11:30 a.m.
Biloxi Parent Resource Center

 

 

Teaching Tots on Tuesday

Ages 3-4 years old. Registration required.  Children must be accompanied by parent.  If interested, please contact Susan Hunt, certification manager, at (228) 297-6808 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Click here for details on the Teaching Tots on Tuesday program

 

 

 Biloxi Parent Resource Center Calendar

Click on the link below for center schedule.

Biloxi Resource Center February 2017 Calendar

Biloxi Resource Center March 2017 Calendar

 

 

 PARENT ACADEMIES/EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS/COMMUNITY EVENTS AND SPECIAL DAYS
2016-2017
 Parent Academies


•Parenting: Only the Strong Survive" Active Parenting training classes designed specifically for parents or caregivers with children ranging from 2 - 12 years of age. Kim Gowdy with Mississippi State University Extension Services is the instructor.  Dates of Parenting Classes: Tuesday, February 7, 2017 and Tuesday, February 21, 2017.  Time: 5:30 - 7:30pm.  Supper provided at 5:00pm. There is no Fee to attend the Workshop. The training conducted at Lopez School on 140 St. John Avenue in the Biloxi Family Resource Center.

Childcare Services provided. Registration Required by Participants.  Registration Deadline is Thursday, January 26, 2017.  Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call at 228-297-6808.
Class Limited to 10.  Parents Must Attend Both Classes.  No Make-up Classes offered. Parents will be provided "Active Parent Workbook" at no charge.
The Parent Academy is sponsored by Biloxi Excel By 5, Biloxi Public Schools, City of Biloxi and Mississippi State University Extension Services.
If you have any questions, please contact Susan Hunt.
 
 


•    Tuesday, February 17, 2017, “Monkey See, Monkey Do! – Why our Children’s Environments Matter”.  This Parent Academy will provide parents with simple everyday strategies to impact and strengthen a child’s brain development. No Charge for Parents to Attend.  Babysitting Offered.  Instructor: Myya Robinson. Class Limited to 25 Parents.  Registration Deadline: Tuesday, January 10, 2017.  Click here for more workshop details


•    Thursday, March 9, 2017,”Clear Signals: Can You Hear Me Now”. This Parent Academy will introduce effective communication skills and strategies to become a better listener.  No Charge to Attend.  Babysitting Offered.  Instructor: Kim Perez.  Class Limited to 25 Parents.  Registration Deadline: Thursday, February 23, 2017.


•    Tuesday, March 21, 2017, “Unlock the Magic of Learning! – A Lesson in Learning Styles and How to Make Learning Fun for Your Child”. This Parent Academy will help parents understand learning styles and improve communication and learning.   No Charge for Parents to Attend.  Babysitting Offered. Instructor: Myya Robinson.  Class Limited to 25 Parents.  Registration Deadline: Tuesday, March 14, 2017.


•    Thursday, April 27, 2017, “American Red Cross CPR and First Aid”.   Time: 5:30 – 9:30pm.  The Cost for Certificate is $20.00. No Babysitting Offered.  Instructor: Shaqulia Duckworth.  Class Limited to 20 Parents. Registration Deadline: Tuesday, April 11, 2017.


•    Tuesday, April 11, 2017, “HOME ALONE: The Ups and Downs of Single Parenting”.  This Parent Academy will cover the following topics: Encouraging the group in their role as a parent; Teaching Responsibilities and setting boundaries; Establish positive co-parenting relationships; Reducing the feeling of isolation and stress; Develop effective communicative and listening skills with the other parent; Discipline Techniques and Time Management. No Charge for Parents to Attend.  Babysitting Offered. Instructor: Kim Gowdy.  Class Limited to 25 Parents. Registration Deadline: Tuesday, March 28, 2017.Parent/Child Educational Workshops

 


Community/Health/Education Events
•    Hop the Trail to Bunny Land – Saturday, March 25, 2017 – Biloxi Town Green
•    Count Down To Readiness Fair – Thursday, May 4, 2017- Lopez School

 


Special Days at the Biloxi Family Resource Center
•    Throw Me Something Mister! – Thursday, February 23, 2017
•    Golf Day!  – DATE TBD
•    Bunny Day!!! – Wednesday, April 12, 2017

 

 

Recent Events:

Trip to Wonderland
Saturday, January 28, 2017
Lopez School
10 a.m - 11:45 am

Come Learn With Santa
December 10, 2016
Lopez School
10:00am - noon.

Health and Safety Fair
Saturday, November 5, 2016
Lopez School
Click here for details on the health fair

I Am a Super Saver
Learn about the value of saving your pennies at this
reading event with special guest
Mayor FoFo Gilich
September 29, 2016
10:00 a.m.
Click here for Super Saver details

Biloxi Excel By 5 Immunization Fair
Click here for Immunization Fair information
Dates and locations:
July 23, 2016
Coastal Family Health Center
8:00 a.m. - noon
The location for all dates listed below is Lopez School
July 25, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
July 26, 2016
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
July 27, 2016
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Countdown to Readiness Fair
April 21, 2016
4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Lopez Campus

Hop the Trail to Bunny Land
March 5, 2016
Biloxi Town Green
9:00 am - noon
Click here for more information on Hop the Trail to Bunny Land

Come Learn with Santa
An event for children ages 0-5
Activities, singing, dancing, and photos with Santa
December 12, 2015
9:30 a.m.
Lopez School
Click here for details on Come Learn with Santa

Health and Safety Fair
August 22, 2015
Edgewater Mall
9:00 a.m. - noon