News Release

Monday, June 09, 2003

Contact: George Stinnett, CHKD, (757) 668-7043

July Classes, Programs and Lectures

  • June 25 – August 6 – Healthy You Program. Fee required; tuition assistance available. 6:30-8:00 p.m., CHKD Health Center, 850 Southampton Ave., Norfolk. An educational program for overweight children and their parents. This program includes an individual assessment and a seven-week “Healthy You” lifestyle series. Call 668-7035 for registration material and fee information.
  • July 9 – Infant/Child CPR. Fee: $25. 6 - 9 p.m., CHKD Medical Group’s Tidewater Children’s Associates, 300 Medical Parkway, Suite 101, Chesapeake. For parents, grandparents and caregivers to learn the basics for responding to emergencies.
  • July 9, 26 and 23 – Mommy, Daddy and Me Playgroup. Fee: $30. 6:30-7:30 p.m., CHKD Health Center, 850 Southampton Ave., Norfolk. A 3-week play group series provides parents with a fun and interactive opportunity to learn about their baby’s growth and development.
  • July 12 – Safe Sitters Class. Fee: $35. 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., CHKD’s Discovery Care Center, 811 Redgate Ave., Norfolk. For 11- to 14-year-olds who want to learn how to become safe and nurturing baby sitters.
  • July 14 – Workshop for Parents Concerned about their Children’s Weight. Free. 6:30-8:30 p.m., CHKD Medical Group’s Suffolk Pediatrics, 152 Burnett’s Way, Suffolk. Parents will learn about the serious health risks associated with overweight children and how they can help their children lose weight and develop healthy lifestyles.
  • For additional information on any of the above programs, except the Healthy You Program, call 668-7500 or go to Community Calendar.