CANCELLED Infant/Child CPR, Choking and Injury Prevention

$45+GST per participant Safe Beginnings First Aid is the leading provider of infant and toddler-focused safety courses in Canada. Since late 2016, we’ve trained over 7,000 parents, caregivers and professionals with essential lifesaving skills. We offer online courses across Canada, and in-person courses in the Vancouver, BC area (and occasionally beyond!) This 2 hour course focuses on CPR and choking for infants and children, as well as accident prevention for once babies become mobile. It is breastfeeding friendly, and pre-mobile infants are welcome to come along. This course is for knowledge only and no certification will be awarded. Register directly on the Safe Beginnings website here.

By |2020-03-16T14:04:37-07:00March 26th, 2020||0 Comments

Song & Storytime w/local author Laura Fox

We are pleased to have Laura Fox join us for a private book reading of her whimsical ‘Happy Hippos Have Healthy Hips’ ABC Alliteration. We can also expect some singing, colouring and kindergarten preparedness fun. FREE ADMISSION FOR SONG & STORYTIME  |  FOR AGES 3-5 YEARS OLD (Song & Storytime included with play area admission)    RSVP . . . About the Author Laura Fox, Children’s Author, was raised on the North Shore and now lives in Langley. She is focused on creating educational, humorous and imaginative stories for children ages 3-5. Laura can be found at Indigo doing book readings and signings, promoting literacy by conducting readings and donating to elementary schools, and ensuring early learners are prepared for kindergarten. Most recently, Laura founded Early Reader Academy, an [...]

By |2020-02-18T13:34:03-08:00March 1st, 2020||Comments Off on Song & Storytime w/local author Laura Fox

Circle Time in Farsi with Ms. Fourozan

Introducing Circle Time at Treehaus in Farsi with Ms. Fourozan! We'll sing, play games, tell stories and converse in Farsi while having fun at the same time! FOR AGES 3-5 YEARS OLD (younger ones are welcome) SESSION 1:    3:30 - 4:00pm SESSION 2:    4:30 - 5:00pm *Circle Time included with play area admission (6-12 mos. = $5, 1-3 years old = $7, 3 and over = $9) . About Ms. Fourozan My name is Fourozan and I am married and a mother of 2 beautiful, smart and hardworking girls who are now studying in university. In my home country, I graduated from the technology of radiology and worked in a hospital for 20 years. I am currently a student at VCC studying the ECE Assistant course. Although I brought [...]

By |2020-02-23T08:57:57-08:00February 25th, 2020|, |Comments Off on Circle Time in Farsi with Ms. Fourozan

Infant/Child CPR, Choking and Injury Prevention (SOLD OUT)

$45+GST per participant Safe Beginnings First Aid is the leading provider of infant and toddler-focused safety courses in Canada. Since late 2016, we’ve trained over 7,000 parents, caregivers and professionals with essential lifesaving skills. We offer online courses across Canada, and in-person courses in the Vancouver, BC area (and occasionally beyond!) This 2 hour course focuses on CPR and choking for infants and children, as well as accident prevention for once babies become mobile. It is breastfeeding friendly, and pre-mobile infants are welcome to come along. This course is for knowledge only and no certification will be awarded. Register directly on the Safe Beginnings website here.

By |2020-01-15T12:49:00-08:00January 23rd, 2020||0 Comments

Separation Anxiety & Sleep

Separation Anxiety and Sleep: Come and learn from Certified Sleep Coach Anna McMillan, how to equip your child to enjoy sleep and be able to conquer separation anxiety in a healthy way which equips your child to enjoy sweet nights of sleep, where you can both be well-rested and wake excited to see one another!   *** Anna McMillan is a Certified Paediatric Sleep Coach, and founder and owner of Little Winks Sleep. Anna is originally from New Zealand and now lives in Langley with her husband Zach and 1 yr. old daughter. Combining her love for helping others and her love for little ones, Little Winks was born. She is passionate about helping families to teach their babies and toddlers to sleep soundly. Healthy sleeping little ones help families thrive [...]

By |2019-11-29T06:36:39-08:00December 3rd, 2019||Comments Off on Separation Anxiety & Sleep

Infant/Child CPR, Choking and Injury Prevention

$40+GST per participant Safe Beginnings First Aid is the leading provider of infant and toddler-focused safety courses in Canada. Since late 2016, we’ve trained over 7,000 parents, caregivers and professionals with essential lifesaving skills. We offer online courses across Canada, and in-person courses in the Vancouver, BC area (and occasionally beyond!) This 2 hour course focuses on CPR and choking for infants and children, as well as accident prevention for once babies become mobile. It is breastfeeding friendly, and pre-mobile infants are welcome to come along. This course is for knowledge only and no certification will be awarded. Register directly on the Safe Beginnings website here.

By |2019-10-09T14:57:00-07:00November 20th, 2019||0 Comments

Wisdom Wednesday: Infant Motor Milestones

Laura will be speaking about infant motor milestones, what's the big deal with tummy time, and what your bub should be up to at this stage? Come learn about all this as she takes you through those important motor milestones of the first year!   Content: Infant motor milestones Importance of tummy time Watching out for plagiocephaly and torticollis How to foster healthy motor development in babies When to see a Pediatric Physio   Bio:  Laura Patrick is the founder and CEO of Kids Physio Group, Canada’s largest chain of private pediatric physical therapy clinics. Leading with her values, she has grown her company while also managing a family in North Vancouver.

By |2019-10-01T15:39:44-07:00November 13th, 2019||Comments Off on Wisdom Wednesday: Infant Motor Milestones

Wisdom Wednesday: Reset Your Vibe

Topic:  Become a Healthier, Happier You During the Parenthood Years and Beyond Join us for Wisdom Wednesday with Colleen Wynia to unveil the challenges to Live and Maintain Your Vibrant, Healthy & Happy Self during the Parenthood years. We’ll explore how family responsibilities can trigger feelings of stress, overwhelm, poor fitness habits, money challenges or a sense of loss of self and sometimes your life’s true meaning. Colleen will ignite your mind with real life solutions to reclaim and thrive on your soul path while deeply caring for your family. Tap into Your Intuitive Brilliance to Live a Life You Truly Love! Get a FREE copy of her 8 Best Steps to Raise Your Vibration eGuide: https://bit.ly/2EePVbW A lucky attendee will win a 30 minute session with Colleen $100 Value. Option [...]

By |2019-10-18T16:41:17-07:00November 6th, 2019||Comments Off on Wisdom Wednesday: Reset Your Vibe

Wisdom Wednesday: Infant Massage

"Being touched and caressed, being massaged, is food for the infant. Food as necessary as minerals, vitamins, and proteins." - Dr. Frederick Laboyer Bring your little one and learn some wonderful tools that you can share together! Cost: $20 SPECIAL SESSION (includes massage blend & handout) Pre-register with Lou at lou@mandalaessentials.com or text/call 604-719-3037 www.mandalaessentials.com the earth has music for those who listen About Lou Meggiato: Lou is a mum, a yoga teacher/trainer, a registered aromatherapist, an infant massage teacher and a massage bodyworker, who works with families to help them find natural solutions.

By |2019-09-29T19:43:44-07:00October 23rd, 2019||Comments Off on Wisdom Wednesday: Infant Massage

Wisdom Wednesday: Adjusting to Parenthood

Topic:  Adjusting to Parenthood: Getting your Relationship Back on Track You may be asking yourself, "Why is this so hard?? Why are we fighting all of the time? Are things going to get better?" Unfortunately, these are very common experiences for many new parents.     In this talk, Ruth will discuss the most destructive relationship patterns that can emerge as couples enter parenthood or any period of change.  She will also share specific techniques that you can implement today to move towards healing and get your relationship back on track.    Bio:  Ruth is a Registered Clinical Counsellor with a private practice in North Vancouver.  Her focus is on helping individuals and couples strengthen their relationships, especially as they move into marriage and parenthood.  Inspired by her own challenges adjusting to parenthood, as well [...]

By |2019-09-18T14:53:57-07:00October 16th, 2019||Comments Off on Wisdom Wednesday: Adjusting to Parenthood