Family Swap Meet coming soon!  Sunday, June 24, 2012
San Diego Parent Connections Upcoming Events

Upcoming SD Events

Family Swap Meet

Families with infants, young children & parents with a baby on the way will find something special at San Diego Family Swap Meet sponsored by the Parent Connection.  New and gently used baby gear, kids clothing and more for sale. 
When:Sunday, June 24
Time:9:00am to 1:00pm
Where:  Canyon Crest Academy
5951 Village Center Loop Road, San Diego, CA 92130
Admission:  $2/person, under 12 years old free
First 500 adults receive a free shopping bag
Proceeds benefit the nonprofit Parent Connection.

For more information go to or call 858-626-6944.

Nine Things To Do Besides Spanking

Please Note:  Time in the monthly magazine (calendar section) is incorrect.  The correct time is 7:00-8:30pm.  Location:  Scripps Mende Well Being-UTC
Do you get frustrated hearing yourself say, "NO! NO! NO!"  Discover how positive discipline can make those frustrating "Nos" vanish.  Our speaker, Nonie Levi, MFT will discuss how to use positive reinforcement to encourage good behavior.   This event is free for Parent Connection members, $10 for nonmembers.
Monday, June 18, 7-8:30pm.

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The Seven Secrets to Raising Healthy Eaters

Want to know the secret to raising healthy eaters?  You may be surprised to hear that there is much more to it than just offering healthy food.  Maryann Jacobsen, a registered dietician and creator of Raise Healthy Eaters, will talk about seven specific things you can do to help your child grow into an adult who eats well.  This event is free for Parent Connection members, $10 for nonmembers.
Wednesday, June 20, 10 to 11 a.m., Scripps Mende Well Being-UTC.

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Event Registration

Registration is necessary for Parent Connection events.  On the home page of, go to the SD Family Events tab and pull down to the appropriate category.  Parent Connection events are listed under Parent Connection Events.  Go to the event and click on Register.  If you have problems or questions, contact us at
Scrapbook Marathon is coming up on Saturday, July 21 at Hera Hub in Sorrento Valley.  Check out the SD Events to find out more information about upcoming classes.

Free Admission for Dads

Birch Aquarium is offering free admission for dads on Sunday, June 17 at no charge with a paid guest.Lovers of all types of marine life will delight in a tour of this world-renowned aquarium and oceanographic museum. Splendid examples of marine life of all sizes, shapes and colors are here on display from the cool Pacific Northwest to the warm waters off Mexico.

2300 Expedition Way, La Jolla 92037


Dads gets to choose which exhibits to explore on Sunday, June 17 at the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center.  "GROSSOLOGY" The (Impolite)Science of the Body!" Dads receive Free Gallery Admission with the purchase of one full-price gallery admission ticket (junior or senior) on the same day.  No other discount accpeted, purchase at ticket counter.

Beginning June 18, Disneyland Resort Hotel Guests Get More Time to Play
Erin Glover, Manager, Social Media and Print

The Happiest Place on Earth is about to get happier – and beginning with arrivals on June 18, 2012, guests staying at a Disneyland Resort hotel can take advantage of Extra Magic Hour* – early admission to either Disneyland park or Disney California Adventure park – every day of their stay (with valid theme park admission and active hotel room key card).

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