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The challenges of parenting are ever-changing, but we have you covered. Our parenting classes will bolster your skills on a range of topics including potty training, positive discipline, baby sign language, welcoming a sibling, Diastasis Recti, Infant and Child CPR and Safety, and sleep training.

We add new workshops often, but if there is something specific you’d like learn about, just ask! Margaret, Leigh, Melissa B., Melissa K., and the rest of the Over The Moon staff strive to support YOU: to make parenting easier, more fun, and less stressful. We are happy to answer all of your questions and can try to add new workshops if you, our beloved customer, want them!

For quick guides, synopses of workshops, and mini-articles, check out our blog.

Moms Night Out A special night for moms, grandmas, sisters, friends, nannies, etc !

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Join us as we begin our Mother’s Day celebrations with…

MOMS NIGHT OUT at Over The Moon to benefit empowerHER!

Friday, May 4, 6-9 p.m.,  Over the Moon, 15 Farrar Farm Road, Norwell, MA

Tickets: $15 members (call for discount), $18 nonmembers

Look forward to delicious catered food, beverages, and wine tasting by Kappys, shopping at 17 locally-owned businesses including a fashion show presented by Pretty Little Things, chair massages by Ambrosia, free diastasis screenings by Nadine Adams, MSPT, raffles, and more! Buy your Tickets below or call the center 781-347-3987 (M-F, 9 to 2 pm) . Hurry! this event is expected to sell out quickly!

100% of raffle proceeds will go to empowerHer, a nonprofit organization for young girls who have experienced the early loss of their mothers.  They host group activities and offer a one-on-one mentor program, all at no cost to the family.

Don’t see a signup button? Feel free to call the Center Monday–Friday, 9:00 – 2:00, at 781-347-3189 and we can help you find a class.

Picky Eating and Mealtime Challenges Recommended for parents with children ages 1 - 5.

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Melissa Breen, Over The Moon’s Child Development Director and Teacher will present this important, research-based workshop, parents will learn strategies for helping their child build a healthy relationship with food. We will discuss:

  • Parents’ role in feeding their child
  • Ways to avoid power struggles around food
  • Tips for picky eaters
  • Strategies for responding to difficult mealtime behaviors (i.e. not staying at the table or playing with food)

In addition, caregivers will be provided with a developmental overview of toddler and preschool eating, as well as suggestions for nutritious snacks. There will be time for questions and support with individual concerns throughout the presentation.

$35 Per Person; 2nd caregiver will receive 10% discount.  Please call the center to receive discount. 781-347-3189

Don’t see a signup button? Feel free to call the Center Monday–Friday, 9:00 – 2:00, at 781-347-3189 and we can help you find a class.

Infant and Child CPR Class 2 hours, $55/person (Offered at Over The Moon Parent & Child Enrichment Center, NORWELL ONLY)

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American Heart Association “Friends and Family” Infant and Child CPR Class.

This course will teach you the skills of CPR and foreign body airway obstruction for infant (0 to 1 year old) and child (> than 1 year old).  This class is taught by a Certified American Heart Association Instructor.  It is a hands-on class. You will be practicing the life saving techniques you learn on 2 different size mannequins (baby and child).

  •  2 hour class, $55/per person
  • Call if interested in discounted price per couple ($100)   781-347-3189

Don’t see a signup button? Feel free to call the Center Monday–Friday, 9:00 – 2:00, at 781-347-3189 and we can help you find a class.

AHA Heart Saver CPR Certification Class (Infant, Child & Adult) $98/per person (Offered at Over The Moon Parent & Child Enrichment Center in NORWELL ONLY)

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This American Heart Association course is designed to teach the skills of CPR and foreign body airway obstruction for the infant, child and adult, and provide instruction in the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED). This course is approved by the Office of Child Care Services and is appropriate for daycare providers, nannies, lifeguards and people whose job requires them to respond to cardiac emergencies. Participants will receive official certification from the American Heart Association, which is good for two years. 2.5-3 hour class.

Duration: 2.5 – 3 hours

Fee:  $ 98/person (includes, AHA Certification card $20 value).

Don’t see a signup button? Feel free to call the Center Monday–Friday, 9:00 – 2:00, at 781-347-3189 and we can help you find a class.

Positive Discipline 101

Fee: $35/per caregiver. 10% discount for second caregiver. / 1.5 hours

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When it comes to behavior, life with toddlers and preschoolers can often be quite challenging!  Do you find yourself wondering how to handle difficult behaviors?  Are you wondering what behaviors are age-appropriate and which ones need disciplining? What does ‘discipline’ mean anyway? Are you wondering about ‘time-outs’, how to use them or if they are even effective? What are other discipline and limit-setting options?

Answers to these and many other discipline and challenging behavior-related questions will be answered during this 1.5 hr parent-only workshop.

Recommended for families with children ages 1-5 years.

Over the Moon Parenting Center - Norwell

Don’t see a signup button? Feel free to call the Center Monday–Friday, 9:00 – 2:00, at 781-347-3189 and we can help you find a class.

Positive Discipline: Troubleshooting & Strategies

Fee: $35/per caregiver. 10% discount for second caregiver. / 1.5 hours

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This workshop makes a great follow-up to our Positive Discipline 101 workshop, but can also be taken on its own.  In this “open-discussion” class, we will spend the entire 1.5 hrs addressing  families’ unique discipline challenges using problem-solving and research-based strategies.  Aside from gaining support for your own family, hearing from other families and discussing together about possible approaches is a wonderful learning tool.  Bring your questions and a notebook! This is an intimate group of no more than 6 families.

Notes:

$35 per person, 10% discount for 2nd caregiver.  Call 781-347-3189 (Monday to Friday, 9 am to 2 pm) for discount.

Over the Moon Parenting Center – Norwell

Don’t see a signup button? Feel free to call the Center Monday–Friday, 9:00 – 2:00, at 781-347-3189 and we can help you find a class.

Core Rehabilitation: in the presence of an abdominal separation (Diastasis Recti)

Fee: $30 / 1 hour

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Presented by Nadine Beshere Adams, Physical Therapist and Diastasis Expert

Diastasis Recti is a common condition affecting many pregnant and postpartum women

You Will Learn:

  • Participants will learn how to prevent and manage diastasis recti.
  • Receive an abdominal screen at the event.
  • Education on the Do’s and Don’ts to prevent worsening of the separation.
  • Exercise tips to help heal your Diastasis.

Over the Moon Parenting Center - Norwell

Don’t see a signup button? Feel free to call the Center Monday–Friday, 9:00 – 2:00, at 781-347-3189 and we can help you find a class.

Potty Training Workshop

Fee: $35 per caregiver. 10% off for second caregiver. / 1.5 hours

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It’s potty time! Whether you have tried to potty train your child in the past or this is your first attempt at what can be a trying process, we will provide you with strategies and support to successfully make the transition from diapers to big kid underwear!

There will be plenty of time for questions and discussion. Our goal is for parents to leave this workshop feeling knowledgeable, ready and excited to teach their child to use the potty!

You Will Learn:

  • Review toilet training norms and evidence-based approaches
  • Discuss signs of readiness
  • Break down the process of several popular approaches step-by-step, paying attention to each child’s unique needs
  • Discuss common potty training setbacks and how to troubleshoot

Notes:

Call the Over The Moon Center for discount 781-347-3189

Over the Moon Parenting Center – Norwell

Don’t see a signup button? Feel free to call the Center Monday–Friday, 9:00 – 2:00, at 781-347-3189 and we can help you find a class.

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