Programs coming up in September

which is less than a WEEK away!

Epic Trainings – Babysitting
September 1 from 9:30-2pm

This program is for kids ages 11 – 16. A $40 fee payable to Epic Trainings is due at registration which begins August 9. The fee includes a Certificate of Completion. This course teaches roles and responsibilities of the babysitter, including skills in accident prevention and emergency recognition. Students are encouraged to bring a bagged lunch.

Epic Trainings – Home Alone Safety
September 2 from 11-1pm
Space is limited to 25 people.

This program is for kids ages 7 – 14. An $18 fee payable to Epic Trainings is due at registration which begins August 9. This course is designed to teach children who are home alone the importance of behaving responsibly.
Topics include but are not limited to first aid, what to do when a stranger comes to the door, telephone tips, and Internet safety as well as how to react during a variety of misc. emergencies such as power outages; also covered will be who and when to call in an emergency. Knowing when your child is ready to stay home alone is a difficult decision, but preparation can make the transition much easier for you and your child.

Epic Trainings – Social Networking Safety
September 15 from 6-8pm

This program is for kids ages 10 – 15. An $18 fee payable to Epic Trainings is due at registration which begins August 9. While a great source of entertainment and convenience, many Social Networking tools such as Facebook, YouTube, IM, Text Messaging or Online Gaming often put our children at risk. Through open discussions, group exercises, written materials and real life video documentaries we will teach your child the importance of being safe while networking. Topics Include: Keeping Your Identity Safe, Cyber, Texting and Gaming Bullying, Offline Repercussions.

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About kitkat

I'm a teen services librarian in Chili (pronounced Chai-Lie) New York with a passion for engaging teens in the love of reading, libraries and having fun!
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