The “Let’s Talk” series of free classes, including Parent Talk, Teen Talk and Girl Talk, is designed to start sometimes-difficult discussion on topics faced by families with growing kids. The classes help educate attendees in a casual, conversational atmosphere that makes it easier to open the lines of communication between parents and their kids.
All classes are held at:
Marshall Women’s Health & Education Center
Norton Medical Plaza 3 – St. Matthews
4123 Dutchmans Lane, Louisville, Ky.
Girl Talk | The Talk A class for parents and daughters
In this class led by a pediatric gynecologist, topics include physical and emotional changes girls go through during puberty, good nutrition and healthy lifestyle habits.
Tuesday, Aug. 25 • 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Parent Talk | Organizing the Multitasking Family A class for parents
For many families, scurrying to pick up kids from activities, coordinating homework projects and worrying about meals, laundry and work means that time spent together as a family is limited and rushed. This free class teaches families how to spend quality time together even when life has other plans.
Thursday, Sept. 17 • 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Teen Talk | Time to Fly A class for parents and teens
You can’t believe your baby is now a teen and will soon leave home for college, the military or the workforce. This class prepares parents and teens for the transition to adulthood and becoming independent. It focuses on the basics, such as learning to cook, doing laundry, bill management, and staying healthy and safe.
Wednesday, Oct. 21 • 7 to 8:30 p.m.