Thursday, October 23, 2003
Pediatric first aid course
Parents, teachers, coaches, and day-care providers can increase their caregiving and safety skills with a course in pediatric first aid at Delaware Tech, Owens Campus, Georgetown. Pediatric First Aid covers managing pediatric emergencies including but not limited to: convulsions, burns, insect bites, poisoning, drowning, fractures and sprains. The course is approved by the Office of Child Care Licensing. Two-session course meets Tuesday and Thursday, Nov. 11 and 13. The cost is $30; classes meet from 6 to 9 p.m. Participants must attend both sessions to receive a three-year course completion certificate. For information and/or to register, call 855-5988.
  Babies and Toddlers
The “Parents As Teachers” program (PAT) invites parents and their children from birth to age three to a FREE “Stay and Play Center” at Seaford Dept. of Parks & Recreation (SDPR) on Virginia Avenue. Sessions will be on Mondays from 10:30 a.m. to noon. (Closed on school holidays.) The Center provides an opportunity for parents and caretakers with young children to play together and discuss any parenting questions with a parent educator. Other services include a lending library of children’s and parenting books and evening group meetings on a variety of topics. For more information, call Cris Henderson at 875-2781 or SDPR at 629-6809.