Especially for Kids
This class, specifically designed for youth, will teach the basics of babysitting, including child safety for all ages, stages of development, activities to do with children, weather safety and personal safety tips. Lunch is included. Some classes are followed by a Family and Friends CPR. If you wish to participate in both classes, you must register for both classes in advance. Class size is limited. This class is designed for youth ages 10-15.
Family and Friends CPR
Youth ages 10 to 15 learn the lifesaving technique of cardiopulmonary resuscitation. A participation card is awarded upon completion of the session. These classes are preceded by a Babysitting Class. If you wish to participate in both, you must register in advance. Class size is limited. Fee: $20 (includes book).
Hello Brother, Hello Sister...
No doubt about it – a child brings changes to every family.
Help your young child and/or children feel special while they prepare for the arrival of a new brother or sister. The new big brother or sister will participate in activities to learn important information about welcoming a new baby into the home. For siblings 3-8 years of age and their parents. Siblings attending this class are asked to bring a plain, white (or light) colored t-shirt.
Each participant is asked to register.
Multisport HelmetsDaily at St. Nicholas Hospital's Emergency Department.
80% of bicycle-related head injuries can be prevented with properly fitted bicycle helmets. Multisport helmets provide extra protection for scooter and rollerblade enthusiasts, too. Sizes for toddlers through adults. All helmets are properly fitted to the wearer. Fee: $15.
Available: April through September, Monday-Sunday, 8:00a.m.-Noon each day (based on ER volume there maybe waiting time involved.)
Visit with St. Nicholas
Celebrate St. Nicholas, the Hospital's patron saint who was the friend of all children. Dressed in his traditional red mantle, St. Nicholas will greet children and pass out treats. In keeping with the giving spirit of St. Nicholas, children are asked to bring a new, unwrapped toy to put in St. Nicholas' toy chest and/or new mittens, scarves, and hats for the Giving Tree. Gifts will be donated to local service agencies for distribution to children in need in our community. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Entertainment and refreshments are provided. **Please remember to bring your camera to take photos.