Jan
    15
    Tue
    Downtown Tuesdays @ Downtown Santa Cruz
    Jan 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

    Ongoing Tuesdays. Downtown Santa Cruz. Featuring specials all day throughout Downtown – come relax and meet your friends in your Downtown.

    Grupo de apoyo femenino del superviviente @ Monarch Services
    Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

    Martes en curso. En Espanol.¿Tu pareja es violenta o controladora? ¿Has sobrevivido a una agresión sexual? Monarch Services ~ Servicios Monarca ofrece un espacio seguro y de apoyo. Gratis. Actividades de cuidado de niños proporcionadas. 1685 Commercial Way, Santa Cruz. 425-4030. 24hr: 888 900-4232. wcs-ddm.org

    Hormones, Mood, and Food @ Westside New Leaf
    Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

    Westside New Leaf. In this class we will touch upon mood, our hormones and how this relates to our menstrual cycle. Class will delve into the foods we eat, (or don’t eat) and how they have a direct connection to promoting stable moods. Register for free at the events section of the New Leaf Santa Cruz website.

    Divorced Fathers Network @ Aptos La Selva Fire Dept
    Jan 15 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

    Ongoing Tuesdays. Aptos La Selva Fire Dept. DFN provides non-adversarial techniques to achieve healthy co-parenting through a support group network. 6934 Soquel Dr. 234-5578

    Jan
    16
    Wed
    All Together Now! @ Live Oak Family Resource Center
    Jan 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

    Ongoing Wednesdays. Sessions incorporate the principles of Positive Discipline and are great for kids 0-5 years old. Share the joys and challenges of parenting as we grow and learn together. Drop-in classes in English. Classes facilitated by experienced and friendly teachers. Recommended fee of $3-$7 for those able to pay. Live Oak Family Resource Center, 1740 17th Ave, Santa Cruz. 476-7284

    Latch Clinic @ Dominican Rehab Lactation office 610 Frederick St
    Jan 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

    Ongoing Wednesdays. Dominican Rehab Lactation office 610 Frederick St. Receive personalized, one-on-one breastfeeding support from an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. A Baby Weigh® scale is also available.

    Bookshop Santa Cruz Storytime @ Bookshop Santa Cruz
    Jan 16 @ 10:00 am

    Ongoing Wednesdays. Bookshop invites any toddler or pre-school age children to listen to stories read by Mamoura Slike. Mamoura is a wonderful reader and she will be sharing fantastic books! 460-3251

    Mini Mint Mamas Meet Up @ Mini Mint
    Jan 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
    Join us for a fun walking mom group! We will meet at Mini Mint then head out along East Cliff for a walk along the ocean with our babes. Join our community of Mamas and enjoy the sunshine! Free
    Triple P @ Together in the Park (drop-in playgroup) @ Felton Covered Bridge Park
    Jan 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

    Ongoing Wednesdays. Felton Covered Bridge Park, corner of Graham Hill Rd and Mt. Hermon Rd (across from Safeway).  Parent education is offered as part of the Together in the Park drop-in playgroup led by Mountain Community Resources every Wednesday, April through October. Triple P Positive Parenting tip sheets are covered with all participants or in brief, one-on-one consultations. Offered in English or Spanish by Rosa Reyes, Community Bridges – Mountain Community Resources. All children and parents/caregivers are welcome. Light snacks will be provided.

    Family Stories and Activities @ Boulder Creek Library
    Jan 16 @ 11:00 am

    Ongoing Wednesdays. Boulder Creek Library. Songs, stories, art, games, and play for families with children of all ages.