November 15th - 2019
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

9:30 & 11:00

This workshop, led by Southwest Human Development, focuses on the importance of parent engagement for building listening and learning skills. Participants will learn about the importance of back and forth conversations and how they help children learn to listen and build the structure of language skills. Facilitators will model and provide strategies for parents to make book sharing exciting by using fluctuation in their voice, following their child’s interests and asking questions.This workshop is deigned for children ages birth to five plus a parent/caregiver and includes story time, an art activity, singing and dancing.  Each child will receive a new book to take home. This program is for children ages birth through 5 and their adult caregiver(s). Admission into the Museum is FREE for pre-registered children and one adult for each child. Regular Museum admission will apply for any additional adults or accompanying children over the age of five. Space is very limited.  Please click here for tickets.