San Diego Family Events

Float n’ Flick

Date: June 27, 2015

The City of Carlsbad offers pool events this summer for those who love both movies and the pool. Float n' Flick will take place at Alga Norte Aquatic Center on Saturday, June 27, and Aug. 22, beginning at 7 p.m.Guests can enjoy a movie under the stars in a heated pool.

Flick and FloatAttendees of all ages can swim in the warm-water pool, play on the giant inflatables and take a spin in the water balls. Participants are welcome to bring an air mattress and enjoy a special presentation of the movie, Happy Feet (rated PG), on June 27, and Jungle Book (rated PG) on Aug. 22. Movies will begin at sundown. Tickets are $8 per person and one child, age 3 and under, may be admitted free with a paying adult.

Also coming this summer is Splash Bash: A Parents’ Night Out on Saturday, July 25. This event offers a new twist on the traditional parents night out, giving parents an evening away and their kids a fun time at the pool. Splash Bash is designed for children 8 and older, but kids under 8 are welcome when accompanied by an adult. Attendees will spend an evening playing on giant inflatables, walking on water in giant water balls, diving off of diving boards and dancing to music under the lights by the pool. The event is from 6 to 9 p.m. and tickets are $8 per person. One child, age 3 and under, may be admitted free with a paying adult.

Alga Norte Aquatic Center is located at 6565 Alicante Road and is open seven days a week. Daily entrance to the pool is $5 per adult, $3 per child or $2 per spectator. Monthly passes are available.

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Child and Babysitting Safetly

Date: August 5, 2015

Learn the basics of babysitting safety, recognizing an emergency, personal safety and infant care.  Ages 11 and up.  $60.  Registration required.  Call 858-344-0475.

Scripps Mende Well Being-UTC

Super Chicks Camp

Date: August 6, 2015

Is a four-day confidence and empowerment camp to help teenage girls transform into

SUPERCHICKS!

Combining personal development and skill building with fun activities, SuperChicks camp is a unique getaway for girls aged 11 to 16 who want to build confidence, feel inspired and motivated, get clear on where they are going in life and laugh until it hurts.

With daily workshops run by our team of professionals and designed specifically to tap into your potential, combined with a myriad of activities which promote team building, creativity and playfulness – SuperChicks camp is THE place to be this summer.

 

NEXT CAMP DATES

SUMMER SESSION:

August 6th - 9th, 2015 

@ Idyllwild Pines Camp & Conference Center

Idyllwild, CA 

http://www.superchickscamp.com/#superchickscamp

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Dogs and Babies: Playing for Keeps!

Date: August 8, 2015

Strategies for a Safe and Happy Family!

Expectant parents will learn how to prepare their family pet for baby's arrival with an eye toward everyone living happily ever after.  Situations that put young children at risk and cause family dogs to lose their homes can occur even with the best intentions, but these common problems are entirely preventable with a good plan right from the start.

This class includes a detailed personal profile of your dog(s), redefined expectations for dogs and babies together, training tips and lots of "what to do when..." situations, from the first day home through toddlerhood. A detailed handout and further resources are provided for your reference.

The cost of this class is $40 per person/couple, and registration is required.  To register, call 1-800-SCRIPPS (727-4777)

Saturday, August 8

1:00-4:00pm

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Postpartum and Your Pelvic Floor: What Changes?

Date: August 12, 2015

Postpartum and Your Pelvic Floor: What Changes?

Join a women’s Health physical therapist to learn how you can strengthen your pelvic floor muscles during the postpartum period. Easy exercise will be demonstrated to help you improve your muscle strength and function. This class is following the weekly Breastfeeding Support Group. Come get support for your breastfeeding needs, then stay for the educational class on pelvic floor health.

Classes are free to attend. Registration is required. To Register, call 1-800-SCRIPPS (727-4777)

Scripps Campus Point Complex

10010 Campus Point Dr.

Assembly Room A

San Diego, CA 92121

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Breast Cancer Surgery: Lowering the Impact

Date: August 21, 2015

Join Scripps surgeon, Steven Chen, MD, as he discusses new techniques in breast cancer surgery that can help to preserve the look of the breast and reduce side effects of surgery while maintaining excellent outcomes.  $2.50 cash or check at the door.

Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center

To register, call  1-800-727-4777

Doggie Street Festival

Date: August 22, 2015

NTC PARK at Liberty Station
2455 Cushing Road, San Diego, CA 92106
Cost: FREE
Phone: 323-445-5087
Contact: Jude Artenstein
Join us at Doggie Street Festival! This not-to-be missed dog and cat adopt-a-thon and fun celebration of our companion animals presents fantastic pet products & services, yummy eats, vet tips, speakers, music, kids area, auction prizes and much more! Bring your friendly dog. Become a Vendor- Sponsor-Volunteer. Together we can do good things for our dogs and cats!

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Grandparenting Today

Date: August 30, 2015

Grandparents are a link between generations.  This class will provide information to help parents transition.  Topics:  sleep safety and car seat safety.  $30 per person/couple.

Scripps annex building C 10010 campus point dr.

To register, call 1-800-727-4777

Flying Without a Helicopter

Date: September 21, 2015

Dr. Joanie Connell, author of Flying Without a Helicopter:  How to Prepare Young People For Work & Life will cover topics:

  • set their expectations straight:  Work is boring tedious, difficult and frustrating
  • Get your hard hat on:  People make lots of mistakes at work and you are no exception
  • Do It Yourself Toolkit:  No one will hold your hand at work; you need to be independent
  • It's not always obvious:  Get your creative juices flowing because you'll need to improvise.

Available Spaces: 20

No, I Won’t and You Can’t Make Me: Ways to Reduce Power Struggles

Date: September 28, 2015

Monday, September 28, 6:30-8pm

Handling power struggles can be one of the most difficult aspects of parenting.  Our speaker, Susie Walton, will discuss how to effectively handle power struggles and what to do to lessen them in the future by recognizing them and disengaging.  You and your child will feel better and the entire family will be happier for it.

This event is free for Parent Connection members, $10, for nonmembers.

To register for this class click "add to cart" below.  Click "view cart" to complete your registration.

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Turn the Terrible Twos into the Terrific Twos

Date: October 19, 2015

 

ChildrenMonday, October 19 / 6:30-8pm
Scripps Clinic- Carmel Valley

Welcome to the "Age of Independence" - a period of development that can be frustrating for everyone involved.  Our speaker Jackie Hartman, will discuss the emotional, mental and physical development of two-year old children, how these developments affect their behavior, and how to identify and handle trying situations in a positive manner.

Cost: This event is free for Parent Connection members, $10 for nonmembers.

 

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Postpartum and Your Pelvic Floor: What Changes?

Date: October 28, 2015

Join a women's health physical therapist to learn how you can strengthen your pelvic floor muscles during the postpartum period.  Easy exercises will be demonstrated to help you improve your muscle strength and function.  This class is following the weekly Breastfeeding Support Group.  Come get support for your breastfeeding needs, then stay for the educational class on pelvic floor health.

Class are free to attend.  Registration is required.

To register, call 1-800-SCRIPPS (727-4777)

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Dogs and Babies: Playing for Keeps!

Date: November 7, 2015

Strategies for a Safe and Happy Family!

Expectant parents will learn how to prepare their family pet for baby's arrival with an eye toward everyone living happily ever after.  Situations that put young children at risk and cause family dogs to lose their homes can occur even with the best intentions, but these common problems are entirely preventable with a a good plan right from the start.

The cost of this class is $40 per person/couple, and registration is required.  To register, call 1-800-SCRIPPS (727-4777)

 

Classes are free to attend. Registration is required. To Register, call 1-800-SCRIPPS (727-4777)

Scripps Campus Point Complex

10010 Campus Point Dr.

Assembly Room A

San Diego, CA 92121

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Postpartum and Your Pelvic Floor: What Changes?

Date: December 9, 2015

Postpartum and Your Pelvic Floor: What Changes?

Join a women’s Health physical therapist to learn how you can strengthen your pelvic floor muscles during the postpartum period. Easy exercise will be demonstrated to help you improve your muscle strength and function. This class is following the weekly Breastfeeding Support Group. Come get support for your breastfeeding needs, then stay for the educational class on pelvic floor health.

Classes are free to attend. Registration is required. To Register, call 1-800-SCRIPPS (727-4777)

Scripps Campus Point Complex

10010 Campus Point Dr.

Assembly Room A

San Diego, CA 92121

Available Spaces: Unlimited

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