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Classes

Girl Talk
Girl Talk is designed for moms and their pre-adolescent daughters to learn together about increased communication and issues they will face as they transition from a girl into a young woman.  Topics discussed include body changes, reproduction, decision making, and family values.  For girls ages 9-12.

The four weekly sessions are two hours each and present factual information about sexuality and the promoting of self esteem.  This class encourages the importance of open communication within the family.  Moms attend the first session alone, then daughters join them for the remaining three classes.

The cost of the class is $30 per family.  Pre-registration is rquired.  To register or to learn more, call 731-541-6448.

Straight Talk for Guys
Most young people receive many messages about sex but know very little about sexuality and responsibility.  Straight Talk for Guys, designed for boys ages 10-13, gives fathers and sons an opportunity to learn together about body changes, male and female differences, reproduction, male responsibility, decision making, and family values. 

The four weekly sessions are two hours each and present factual information about sexuality and the promoting of self esteem.  This class encourages the importance of open communication within the family.  Dads attend the first session alone, then sons join them for the remaining three classes.

The cost of the class is $30 per family.  Pre-registration is rquired.  To register or to learn more, call 731-541-6448.

Super Sitters
A class designed for youth, ages 11-14, to learn how to be responsible baby-sitters. Safety is emphasized as well as how to keep both the children and the parents happy. Participants are also given information on how to start and maintain a baby-sitting business.

The cost of the class is $15 per participant.  Pre-registration is rquired.  To register or to learn more, call 731-541-6448.

Siblings Class
This class is designed for soon-to-be siblings ages 3-12. Children watch a video, tour the nursery, and make a new gift for the baby. Participants also receive a t-shirt that proudly states "I am a Big Brother/Sister".

The cost of the class is $15 per child or $20 per family.  Pre-registration is rquired.  To register or to learn more, call 731-541-6448.

All classes are sponsored by the West Tennessee Women's Center.