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June 2017
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Exeter Family Morning Out

Thursday, June 22 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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Every Thursday morning except holidays
Exeter Parks & Rec,
32 Court Street, Exeter

Held each Thursday morning (except July 6), for children ages birth to six, with their parents or other caregivers. Children explore age-appropriate crafts and other activities, have positive play with peers and adults, and enjoy songs, stories and snack. With Patricia Keck.

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Free (includes child care with advance signup)

Helping Siblings Get Along

Thursday, June 22 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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Thursday mornings June 22 & 29
Families First Health & Support Center,
100 Campus Drive, Portsmouth

In this two-week class, parents will learn the surprising causes of sibling rivalry, when to intervene and when not to, and techniques for handling kids' feelings and behaviors. These strategies can be used for handling issues between playmates as well as siblings. With Parkie Boley.

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$5

Senior Luncheon

Thursday, June 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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4th Thursday each month
Community Campus,
100 Campus Drive, Portsmouth

Enjoy soup, sandwich, salad and dessert for $5; learn about resources for seniors; chat with friends and make new ones. Bring a friend! RSVP to 603-610-4433 at least five days before date of lunch.

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Public Forum: Merger with Goodwin Community Health

Thursday, June 22 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Families First Health & Support Center,
100 Campus Drive, Portsmouth

Later this year, Families First plans to merge with Goodwin Community Health. Both Families First and Goodwin will continue doing business under our current names, at our current locations, and will continue to offer all existing programs and services. To learn more, please visit the web page below or come to our public forum.  (There is also a public forum at Goodwin, on June 21.)

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WIC Clinic at Families First

Friday, June 23 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until Friday, December 22, 2017

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until Friday, December 22, 2017

Families First Health & Support Center,
100 Campus Drive, Portsmouth

On the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month (except in November) WIC is in our parent room! To make your WIC appointment call (800) 256-9880. If you would like free child care during your WIC appointment, ask to schedule it between 9:00-12:00. Then sign up below, or call 603-422-8208 (press 2).

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$5

Preschool Playtime

Friday, June 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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Weekly on Friday mornings
Families First Health & Support Center,
100 Campus Drive, Portsmouth

Preschool Playtime is held each Friday for children ages 3 to 5 with their parents or other caregivers. Children enjoy gym, circle time, songs, story, snack, fun activities and friendships. Adults share ideas for activities and parenting and have a chance to connect with other parents. With Parkie Boley.

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Free

Epping Family Morning Out

Friday, June 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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Weekly on Friday mornings
Epping SAU Building,
213 Main Street, Epping

Meets every Friday (through 6/23, except 6/9), for children ages birth to six, with parents or other caregivers. Children will explore age-appropriate crafts and other activities, have positive play with peers and adults, and enjoy songs, stories and snack. With Patricia Keck.

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$5

Toddler Playtime

Monday, June 26 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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Weekly on Monday mornings
Families First Health & Support Center,
100 Campus Drive, Portsmouth

Held each Monday morning, for children ages 1 to 2 and their parents or caregivers. Your child will enjoy gym, circle time, songs, story, snack, fun activities and first friendships, while you get new ideas for activities and parenting and a chance to connect with other parents. With Parkie Boley.

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Free

Family Fun Night

Monday, June 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Weekly on Monday nights
Families First Health & Support Center,
100 Campus Drive, Portsmouth

Monday is Family Fun Night! Join us to enjoy a family-style dinner and family-friendly activities, without the stress of making it happen. A fun, relaxing evening out for families who are experiencing stress. With Allison Dillon.

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Free

Mother-to-Mother Postpartum Group

Tuesday, June 27 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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Weekly on Tuesday mornings
Families First Health & Support Center,
100 Campus Drive, Portsmouth

Held each Tuesday morning, Mother-to-Mother Connections offers support to mothers during their baby's first year, when postpartum depression and anxiety are common. Come be with other mothers who know what it's like! With Susan Remillard, PCD (DONA), CLC, who is trained in birth and postpartum care. For more info, call Susan at 207-439-3033. Free child care with advance signup.

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Free

Babytime

Tuesday, June 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Families First Health & Support Center,
100 Campus Drive, Portsmouth

Held every Tuesday morning. Babytime is an educational, playful and supportive group for babies up to 12 months old and their parents or other caregivers. Expecting parents also welcome. A developmental therapist from the Children's Rehab Center of Portsmouth Regional Hospital comes to Babytime once a month to talk about infants' motor, social/emotional, language and brain development. If you require child care for older siblings, please sign up (below); otherwise, just show up with your baby. With Parkie Boley.

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Free (includes child care with advance signup)

Media Literacy for Parents

Tuesday, June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Families First Health & Support Center,
100 Campus Drive, Portsmouth

Parents, have you considered how all that screen time may be shaping your child? Educators from HAVEN will lead an interactive discussion that will help parents understand how media messages can affect their kids. They will guide parents on deconstructing media messages by looking at current ads, showing links between interpersonal violence and media messages, and examining the influence these images and stories may have on kids' self-esteem and relationships. Facilitated by Sarah Shanahan of HAVEN.

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