Upcoming Events for Week of August 5

Here is a roundup of this week’s conferences, webinars, and trainings for home visitors and others who work with pregnant women and families with little ones. Also included: events around L.A. County that you can share with the families you serve. Want to look further into the future? See the comprehensive list that we update weekly. Do you have something for us to include? Email snish@labestbabies.org. And don’t forget to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter and Instagram, where we post event updates and lots of useful resources.

Events Happening Throughout August

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Walk It Out
Every Tuesday for the Month of August,
 4:00pm – 5:00pmLos Angeles State Historic State Park, 1315 N. Spring St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
For more information, please call 323-441-8401
Presented by LA State Historic Park 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Bilingual Yoga 
Every Saturday for the Month of August,
 9:30am – 10:30am: Los Angeles State Historic State Park , 1315 N. Spring St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
For more information, please call 323-441-8401
Presented by LA State Historic Park 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Chinatown Fitclub 
Every Wednesday for the month of August,
 6:30pm – 8:30pm: Los Angeles State Historic State Park (Meet by the orange groves), 1315 N. Spring St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
For more information, please call 323-441-8401
Presented by LA State Historic Park 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Therapeutic Thursdays 
Every Thursday for the month of August
, 5:30pm – 7:30pm: Los Angeles State Historic State Park, 1315 N. Spring St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
For more information, please call 323-441-8401
Presented by LA State Historic Park 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENTS: Weed Warriors 
Every Friday for the month of August,
 9:00am – 10:30am: Los Angeles State Historic State Park, 1315 N. Spring St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
For more information, please call 323-441-8401
Presented by LA State Historic Park 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: FREE Immunization for Children ages 2-18
August 1 – 29,
 9:00am – 3:00pm: PLCM Wellness and Activity Center, 470 N. Hawaiian Ave., Wilmington, CA 90744
For more information, please call 310-514-5466
Presented by Providence Little Company of Mary Wellness and Activity Center and Partners for Healthy Kids 

Monday, 8/5

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: FREE Health Screening 
August 5,
 7:00am – 11:00am: St. Vincent of Paul Church, 621 W. Adams Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90007
To register, please call Isabel Polanco at 213-742-5762
Presented by Dignity Health — California Hospital Medical Center

Lactation Consultant Education Training Part 1 
August 5, 12, 20, 26 and September 9;
 8:30am – 6:00pm: South LA Health Projects, 2930 West Imperial Highway, 4th Floor, Inglewood, CA 90303
Presented by BreastfeedLA

Tuesday, 8/9

Knowledge of Parenting and Child Development
August 6, TBD: Riverside, CA
To register for the training, you must login.
Presented by Strategies 2.0

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: FREE Health Screening 
August 6,
 11:00am – 2:30pm: Good Shepherd Manor, 4411 11th Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90043
To register, please call Isabel Polanco at 213-742-5762
Presented by Dignity Health — California Hospital Medical Center

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Prenatal & Postnatal Yoga with Birch Family Birth Services 
August 6,
 10:00am -11:00am: The Lakes at Thousand Oaks, 2200 Thousand Oaks Blvd, Thousand Oaks, CA 91362
Presented by The Lakes at Thousand Oaks 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Back-to-School Festival 
August 6,
 3:00pm – 5:00pm: 3787 S. Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90007
For more information, please contact Lourdes Gomez at lourdesg@wellnestla.org or 323-373-2400 ext. 3205 
Presented by Wellnest

Wednesday, 8/7

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: FREE Health Screening 
August 7,
 8:30am – 1:00pm: Solid Rock Baptist Church, 8218 S. Broadway Street, Los Angeles, CA 90003
To register, please call Isabel Polanco at 213-742-5762
Presented by Dignity Health — California Hospital Medical Center

Intro to The Resilience Toolkit
August 7,
 6:30pm – 8:15pm: We Live in Space, 2520 West Jefferson Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90018
Presented by Lumos Transforms 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: The Help Group Learning Center – Open House 
August 7,
 6:00pm – 8:00pm: The Help Group Learning Center, 17861 Von Karman Ave., Irvine, CA 92614
Presented by The Help Group 

Webinar: Family Homelessness Part II: Partnerships and Policies that Enhance Supports for Infants Toddlers and their Families 
August 7
, 10:00am – 11:00am 
Presented by ZERO to THREE 

Child Parent Psychotherapy (CPP) 18-Month Implementation Level, Full Protocol  
August 7- 9,
 TBA: NCJW I LA 543 N. Fairfax Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90036
Presented by NCJW LA  

Thursday, 8/8

Supervisor ONLY Training (CPP) 18-Month Implementation Level Training National Trainer in Child Parent Psychotherapy
August 8,
 4:00pm – 6:00pm: NCJW I LA 543 N. Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036
To register please contact Maricella Mendez – Sherwin at mendezshewin1@gmail.com
Presented by National Council of Jewish Women 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: FREE Health Screening 
August 8,
 8:30am – 12:30pm: Angelica Lutheran Church, 1345 Burlington Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90006
To register, please contact Isabel Polanco at 213-742-5762
Presented by Dignity Health — California Hospital Medical Center

Webinar: California: Leading the Way Toward Breastfeeding Equity 
August 8, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
For more information, please email Patricia.Lee@dhcs.ca.gov
Presented by the Department of Health Care Services, Office of the Medical Director

Friday, 8/9

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Prenatal Exercise 
August 9,
 11:00am – 12:00pm: Women’s Health Center, 1513 South Grand Avenue, Ste. 250, Los Angeles, CA 90015
Presented by Eisner Health Classes   

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: “Rise Up” Women’s Empowerment Summit 2019

August 9 – 10
, TBA: DoubleTree by Hilton Monroviak, 924 Huntington Drive, Monrovia, CA 91016
Presented by SisterFriend Coalition 

Saturday, 8/10

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Agoura Hills Free Community-Wide Family Fun 
August 10,
 11:00am – 1:00pm: Woodcrest Preschool, 28370 Roadside Drive, Agoura Hills, CA 91301
Presented by Woodcrest Preschool 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: A Child’s Dream – CA: Annual Back to School Giveaway 2019
August 10
, 11:00am – 2:00pm: Culver City Teen Center @ Veterans Memorial Park, 4153 Overland Ave, Culver City, CA 90230
Presented by A Child’s Dream 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Family Health Fair/ Feria de Salud para la Familia
August 10,
 9:00am – 1:00pm: 130 E. Compton Blvd, Compton, CA 90221
For more information, please contact Lizz Romo at 323-757-7244 ext 231 or email Lromo@slahp.org
Presented by SLAHP 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Block Party and Health Fair 
August 10,
 10:00am – 2:00pm: Cathedral of Praise International Ministries, North Del Rosa Drive, San Bernardino, CA 92404
Presented by Cathedral of Praise International Ministries 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Fullerton Health & Wellness Fair 
August 10,
 10:00am – 1:00pm: Fullerton Community Center, 340 West Commonwealth Ave., Fullerton, CA 92832
Presented by the Fullerton Community Center

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: BIRTHFIT Power Hour
August 10,
 3:00pm – 5:00pm: 340 south La Brea Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Presented by BIRTHFIT South Beverly Hills 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Back 2 School Drive
August 10,
 12:00pm – 3:00pm: Leimert Park, 4331 Degnan Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90008
Presented by SoulfulofNoise and Teach Them The Way

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Back to School: Anxiety & ADHD Workshop 
August 10,
 10:30am – 12:00pm: Vibrant Health Family Chiropractic, 1173 N. Dixie Dr., Suite 105, San Dimas, CA 91773
Presented by Dr. Sheena Lee, D.C. 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Back to School Fair! Free Backpack and School Supply Giveaway! 
August 10,
 10:00am – 1:00pm: Harbor Community Clinic, 593 West 6th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90731
Presented by Harbor Community Clinic 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: 2019 Community Backpack Giveaway 
August 10,
 1:00pm – 3:00pm: Foisia Park (Formerly Known as Scott Park), 23410 Catskill Ave., Carson, CA 90745
Presented by the city of Carson 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Back to School Open House 
August 10,
 11:00am – 3:30pm: 1135 Gaviota Ave., Long Beach, CA 90813
Presented by The Muse Academy 

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Agents of Discovery Launch Party 
August 10,
 10:00am – 2:00pm: Los Angeles State Historic Park Welcome Pavilion, 1315 N. Spring St., Los Angeles, CA 90012
For more information, please call 323-441-8401
Presented by LA State Historic Park 

Sunday, 8/11

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Prenatal Nutrition 
August 11,
 starting at 2:00pm: Silverlake Yoga, 2810 Glendale Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90039
Presented by Ashley Miers 

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