Building Healthy Kids Conference

Join the Early Childhood Resource Center for the 2017 Annual Building Healthy Kids Conference, featuring keynote speaker Renee Sutherland, a Certified Conscious Discipline trainer. Her talk, "The Magic of Connecting," will offer participants practical strategies for building meaningful connections with children in group care. Additional breakout sessions are being provided by the Akron-Summit County Public Library, InfoLine Inc., and Summit County Developmental Disabilities Board. The conference is open to early care and education professionals and anyone else who works with young children. A light breakfast and lunch will be provided. Free parking is available in the Akron Children's Hospital parking decks. 

8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Registration and Breakfast 
8:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. Welcome and Housekeeping 
8:45 am. - 12:00 pm Breakout Session 1 
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm Lunch and Vendors 
12:45 pm - 4:00 pm Breakout Session 2 

Download the conference brochure or register online

For more information contact Beverly Wilke at 330-491-3272 x 5606 or via email at 

Starts: Saturday, November 04, 2017 8:00 AM
Ends: Saturday, November 04, 2017 4:00 PM
Location: William H. Considine Professional Building; 215 W. Bowery Street; Akron, OH 44308
Ministry: Early Childhood Resource Center

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