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A Night Out for Parents of Children with Special Needs A Night Out for Parents of Children with Special Needs!

We hope that you will join us on Thursday, January 25, 6:00-9:00 p.m., at New Summit School (1417 Lelia Drive in Jackson) as we provide dinner and seek to educate and encourage parents of children with special needs. This is a night of nurturing for your family. Our desire is that you become aware of the various support organizations which serve you, and for your need to be proactive in seeking the services that will create the best outcome for your child. You will have the opportunity to meet other parents and talk with representatives from Laskin Therapy GroupBeyond Therapy for KidsNew Summit SchoolFamilies As AlliesAuditory Processing CenterTime 4 ToysA Focused Brain, LLCThe Growing TreeThe Little Lighthouse - Central MississippiMississippi Department of Rehabilitation Services,Mississippi Library CommissionSoccer Shots Jackson MetroSouthern Life Chiropractic, Mississippi Department of Human Services, and others. This event is for parents only, and childcare is NOT provided. For more information or to register for the event, email gretchen @parents-kids.com or call 601-366-0901.
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P&K How-To: Consigning Children’s Clothes Here at the Kackley Zoo, hand-me-downs and consigned clothes are always big hits, especially when it comes to well-made clothes for children.  Buying consigned clothes is pretty easy, of course.  But if you want to clean out your own closets by using the consignment process, there are a few things you should take into consideration. Read the Full Story
4 Books to Help Kids Understand People with Different Needs  Reading books with your kids is one of the easiest ways to spend fun, quality time with them. Having nightly story sessions can be a treat for them and for you. There is a time and place for fun, simple stories, but then sometimes you may want to introduce your little ones to books that make them think more deeply about the world around them. Read the Full Story
Moms: Rejuvenate for a Fresh, New Year! While reading through online articles by Glamour Magazine, Women’s Health Magazine, and TotalBeauty.com, I’ve found some special remedies for some much-needed rejuvenation. As the first days of 2018 are here, moms needing a fresh start to the new year --and a break from the stresses of raising kids -- can try these fixes for a physical refreshing. Read the Full Story
Envision Mississippi: Know Your Past, Create Your Future  Calling artists, writers, time travelers! Write and illustrate Mississippi’s future! A state bicentennial project of the Mississippi Museum of Art, the Mississippi Library Commission, and Parents & Kids Magazine. Presented in conjunction with the Museum’s landmark bicentennial exhibition of more than two centuries of Mississippi art; Picturing Mississippi, 1817-2017: Land of Plenty, Pain, and Promise, on view December 9, 2017 – July 8, 2018. Read the Full Story
We're Looking to Honor the “Coolest Kids” in Mississippi! Are you the parent of a really cool kid? Does your child have a special talent or enjoy a unique hobby? Is your little one a great singer, dancer, soccer player, artist, or winner of science fairs? Does your child bake amazing cookies, overcome huge obstacles, or help others in acts of charity? If so, we want to hear about it! Read the Full Story

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