NORTH BABYLON PARENT and YOUTH ACTIVITIES COMMITTEE
AND THE OWL TEACHERS’ CENTER PRESENT

P.Y.A.C. PARENT UNIVERSITY
2017

PARENTING ISN’T EASY – WE ARE HERE TO HELP!

1. CPR/FIRST AID RECERTIFICATION
by National Safety Council
Wednesday, 4/5
Time
: 6:00 – 9:00PM
Cost
: $50.00
Service Credits: 3
This course is designed for individuals who have previously been trained in
CPR/AED and Standard First Aid and need to be recertified. This workshop
combines discussion, video and hands-on training with real-life rescue
scenarios that will reinforce your decision-making skills. Cost includes 2-
year certification.

2. CPR/FIRST AID CERTIFICATION
by National Safety Council
Wednesday, 4/12
Time
: 1:30 – 6:30PM
Cost: $60.00
Service Credits
: 5
This course is designed for individuals with a duty to respond to adults,
children and infants experiencing breathing and cardiac emergencies.
Participants will also learn proper first-aid procedure in case of an
emergency, great or small! This workshop combines discussion, video and
hands-on training with real-life rescue scenarios that will reinforce your
decision-making skills. Cost includes 2-year certification.

3. NARCAN TRAINING
by Robert Delagi, MA NREMT-P
Wednesday, 6/7
Time
: 6:30 – 7:30PM
Cost: FREE
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reports that drug overdose, mainly
due to the increase in non-medical use of prescription pain-relief drugs, is
the second leading cause of deaths from unintentional injuries in the United
States.
In an effort to reverse this trend in Suffolk County, the Opioid Overdose
Prevention Program trains participants on how to recognize an overdose,
administer intranasal Narcan and take appropriate steps until EMR arrives.
Participants will receive a certificate of training and an emergency
resuscitation kit that includes NARCAN.

4. SKILLS FOR SUCCESS
by Cindy Goldrich, Ed.M., ACAC
ADHD Parent Coach and Teacher Trainer
Thursday, 5/11
Time
: 6:30 – 8:00PM
Cost: $10.00
Service Credits
: 1.5
Executive Functions are the cognitive skills needed for academic
performance, social skills, and life skills. Commonly, these are the skills
utilized to organize, plan, initiate, manage emotion, shift maintain focus
and use working memory. They govern the HOW you do what you
DECIDE to do. This presentation will briefly explain how Executive
Function skills are developed and will include tips, tools, and strategies
parents can use to promote optimal success in all aspects of life.

5. SETTING GOALS FOR YOUR CHILD WITH AUTISM
AND HOW TO ACHIEVE THOSE GOALS
by Lenny Caltabiano, Psy.D., NCSP, Kidz Therapy Services
Tuesday, 5/16
Time: 6:30 – 8:00PM
Cost
: $10.00
Service Credits
: 1.5
Kidz Therapy Services provides professional and comprehensive services
to children with autism and their families. Lenny Caltabiano is a NYS
Licensed Psychologist who specializes in the areas of Autism Spectrum
Disorders and the assessment of cognitive ability. This workshop will
provide a thorough understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorders and
effective methods to foster the development of skills and improve
behavioral functioning.

6. A FUNCTIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL
PERSPECTIVE ON BEHAVIOR
by Gary P. Coppolino Jr., Behavior Specialist
Assistant to the NBUFSD Administrator for Special Education K-7
Tuesday, 5/23
Time
: 6:30PM – 8:00PM
Cost
: FREE
This workshop, for both parents and educators, will focus on the
understanding of the functions of behavior, the purposeful form of
behavior as a communicative tool, and the environment factors that can
impact behavior.

7. MEDIA SMART FAMILIES
by Tim Jahn, Cornell Cooperative Extension
Thursday, 5/25
Time: 6:30 – 8:00PM
Cost
: $10.00
Service Credits: 1.5
Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram - families and educators are
surrounded by all forms of media 24/7. Learn what’s good and bad about
media and how to be a media-literate and safe family. This workshop will
teach parents and educators how to make smart media and technology
choices.

8. DRIVER SAFETY
by Eileen Watson, AARP
Saturday, 6/3
Time
: 8:30AM – 2:30PM
Cost
: $10.00
Service Credits
: 6
This course is designed for adults 18 and older and can save you up to 15%
off your insurance rates! AARP Smart Driver Course is the preeminent
driver safety program, serving communities for over 30 years. The program
has helped millions of drivers protect their safety on todays’ roads. This
workshop will cover:
• Tuning up your driving skills and update your knowledge of the
rules of the road
• Defensive driving techniques
• Discover ways to handle left turns, right-of-way, highway traffic
and blind spots
• Learn the newest safety and advanced features in vehicles

9. CHROMEBOOK TRAINING
by Richard Willis
Thursday, 5/4
Time
: 6:30 – 8:00PM
Cost
: FREE
Chromebooks are easy-to-use, fast, and secure computers. This makes
them a favorite for teachers as it removes the technology hassles, letting
you focus on teaching and learning. This training session will teach parents
& educators the best way to take advantage of these devices in the
classroom and at home, from basic use and customization to integrating
Google tools and services. ** THIS WORKSHOP WILL TAKE PLACE AT
ROBERT MOSES MIDDLE SCHOOL CAFETERIA **

10. DIABETES DEFENSE
by Jessica Schrek, Cornell Cooperative Extension
Wednesday, 5/31
Time
: 6:30 – 8:00PM
Cost
: $10.00
Service Credits
: 1.5
One of the most challenging parts of diabetes management and lowering
your risks, is the fact that patients must make so many decisions -- every day
-- on their own. Participants will receive up to date information about diet,
physical activity, and other lifestyle changes that can help manage and lower
the risks of diabetes.

11. SCULPT/CARDIO
by Dominique Dalia, Certified Instructor
Mondays 4/24 – 6/5
Time: 10:00 – 11:00AM
Cost
: $20.00
Service Credits
: 1
Burn some fat and sculpt some muscle! Cardio sculpting exercises help
in losing weight and toning the body. This 60-minute workout mixes
cardio with strength training for the ultimate sweat session. Participants
are asked to bring 5lb. weights if they can. Registration includes 6
classes.

12. PILOXING
by Dominique Dalia, Certified Instructor
Tuesdays 4/25 – 5/30
Time: 10:00 – 11:00AM
Cost: $20.00
Service Credits: 1
Join us for this non-stop, cardio fusion of standing Pilates, boxing and
dance that will push you past your limits for a sleek, sexy, powerful you!
The program uniquely blends the power, speed, and agility of boxing
with the targeted sculpting and flexibility of Pilates. Add to that
exhilarating dance moves and you have a muscle-toning, fat-burning
workout! Registration includes 6 classes.

13. ZUMBA
by Dominique Dalia, Certified Instructor
Thursdays 4/27 – 6/1
Time: 10:00 – 11:00AM
Cost: $20.00
Service Credits: 1
Tired of those old traditional workouts? Zumba combines high energy
and motivating music with unique moves and combinations that allow
participants to dance away those calories. The routines feature
aerobic/fitness training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms
that tone and sculpt the body. This workout is effective for fat and calorie
burning. Registration includes 6 classes.

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REGISTRATION INFORMATION AND INSTRUCTIONS

- You must be pre-registered to attend any workshop. All workshops will take place at the North Babylon Teen Center located at 213 Phelps Lane, North Babylon (in Phelps Lane Park by the Town of Babylon Pool) unless otherwise noted. Please contact us at 631-422-0333 for more information on our programs.
- PLEASE MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO NORTH BABYLON PARENT ACTIVITIES PROGRAM AND MAIL YOUR REGISTRATION FORM AND CHECK TO: North Babylon P.Y.A.C, P.O. Box 2403, North Babylon, NY 11703. We will accept walk in registration during regular office hours, 11:00AM–5:00PM, Monday through Friday. Workshops are open to the public.
 - Please do not bring your children to workshops.
 - All Town of Babylon residents receive Service Credits for some workshops. These
credits can be applied to registration costs for any P.Y.A.C. Program. 1 Service Credit = $1.00 off a 2018 Registration Cost
 - If you earned Service Credits in 2016, deduct the amount listed on the Service Credit Voucher from this year’s registration cost. Please mail your service credit voucher with your registration form to receive your discount. Last years’ service credits must be used during the year 2017.
 - Workshop size is limited. Registration is on a first come/first served basis. We must
have a certain number of participants to run the workshops, so please register early to
avoid cancellation. We will contact you if we must cancel a workshop due to low
registration.
 - We reserve the right to cancel workshops due to lack of registration, inclement weather and availability of building and/or availability of workshop instructor.

Download the pdf registration form here.





 





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