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Winter 2019 PEP I: Parenting Bootcamp (Rockville)


There IS a way to get kids to do chores! Come to PEP and we’

There IS a way to get kids to do chores! Come to PEP and we’

Held in Rockville, MD, at Bender JCC of Greater Washington (6125 Montrose Rd, Rockville, MD 20852)

  • This "bootcamp" teaches the 8-week PEP I curriculum over 1 Saturday evening (6:30-9:30 pm) and 1 Sunday all-day meeting (8:30 am-4:30 pm)

  • Includes a group Q&A video-conference follow-up on Monday 3/18, 8:30-9:30 pm

  • For parents of children age 5 to 12, who want to take PEP I but don't have 8 weeks to devote. #19.1.105

Do you wonder how to raise your children to be responsible, respectful and trustworthy—all while getting dinner on the table? Do you worry about cyberspace, peer pressure and other facts of modern life? Parenting, while it brings much joy, is hard work. This class provides a sound framework for positive parenting and proven skills to understand and solve behavior problems. Learn how you can be closer and have more fun as a family while also motivating your children to be more cooperative, responsible and successful.

  • Registration through Bender JCC To register online, copy the following link and paste it into a new browser tab: https://online.jccgw.org/OnlineEdge/showdetail.html?descrip=Parenting%205%20to%2012%20Year%20Olds

  • If you have questions about registration please contact Lauren Dworkin at the JCC, 301-348-3837.

  • Cost: $289/person, $518/couple (10% discount for PEP Members: $260.10/person, $466.20/couple)

  • Textbook: Parenting with Courage and Uncommon Sense, by Linda E. Jessup & Emory Luce Baldwin

  • Textbook cost: $16.96 ($15.26/PEP members). The book is available through Amazon or your preferred bookseller.

  • Parents must be able to attend both days, Saturday evening 6:30-9:30 pm, and all day Sunday, 8:30 am- 4:30 pm.

  • Check-in Saturday 6 pm. 
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