Events

Babysitting Training

One-day class for ages 10-15 covers everything you need to know to be a great babysitter! Information is provided on First Aid for scrapes, bites, poison, choking, burns, and when to call 911. CPR is not covered. Certificate of participation awarded upon completion. Taught by educator Becky Patterson. Pre-registration is required. Bring a baby-size doll or stuffed animal to learn how to diaper, plus bring your own lunch, a snack and drink.

Steinberg Wellness Center for Mind & Body
310 Baker Ave

Mindful Summer Writing Retreat Begins Today

A UNIQUE LITERARY OPPORTUNITY in Concord! Be encouraged in first-class writing workshops during this 4-day retreat led by experienced authors / GrubStreet instructors Michelle Hoover, Marjan Kamali, Whitney Scharer, and Lara Wilson (curator of the Concord Festival of Authors). Participants will attend generative writing workshops, learn mindful wellness practices to enhance creativity, get personalized feedback, and have writing time in a private, inspirational space surrounded by natural beauty. $1,250 includes workshops, literary events, and daily meals (not lodging). Retreat limited to 8 writers to ensure personal attention. Register today and see sample schedule by visiting BeWellBeHere.org!

Write this Summer!

This writing workshop is designed for writers hoping to take their work to the next level. By mindfully examining the Big Picture elements of your story, we’ll hone in on ways to streamline narrative structure, deepen character development and refine plot progression. Author and Be Well Be Here founder, Lara Wilson, MA (GrubStreet instructor & former board member) offers mindful craft conversations that inspire and invigorate. Explore your path of possibility and feel encouraged to WRITE ON!

Runs Sunday, July 28 and August 25 at 9:00am -11:00am

$45 for each 2-hour session. Space is limited. Registration required.

Babysitting Training

BABYSITTING TRAINING
One-day class for ages 10-15 covers everything you need to know to be a great babysitter! Information is provided on First Aid for scrapes, bites, poison, choking, burns, and when to call 911. CPR is not covered. Certificate of participation awarded upon completion. Taught by educator Becky Patterson. Pre-registration is required. Bring a baby-size doll or stuffed animal to learn how to diaper, plus bring your own lunch, a snack and drink.
Offered through Emerson Wellness.

Steinberg Wellness Center for Mind & Body
310 Baker Ave

Teen Girl BEtreat

TEEN GIRLS ages 14 – 17: Are you tired of feeling pressured or stressed? Want to celebrate your true self, be heard and feel understood? Join us for a creative expression workshop that honors your unique way in the world. We offer mindful expressive practices that align with your interests so you can create your own experience, let go and feel free. Bring a friend, unwind and have fun! Taught by creative expression facilitator, Molly Delehey. $50 per session (10% discount with a friend)

Tuesday, July 23 at 4:00 – 6:00 pm / Tuesday, July 30 at 1:00 – 3:00 pm / Tuesday, August 6 at 9:00 – 11:00 am