Highland News Leader

‘For Babysitters Only’ class registration due Jan. 15

Teens and tweens 10 years old and over are invited to register “For Babysitters Only” to be offered from 1 to 4 p.m. Monday, Jan. 18, in the HSHS St. Joseph-Breese Heritage Room.

Monday, Jan. 18, is the Martin Luther King holiday and most schools are not in attendance.

“For Babysitters Only” is for boys and girls 10 years old and older who are beginning or experienced babysitters and looking to review their skills and learn new information.

Cost is $15 per student and registration is due by Friday, Jan. 15, or when class is full.

This is the first babysitting class for 2016; additional sessions are planned for Easter Monday, March 28, a summer session on Monday, June 6, and Columbus Day Monday, Oct. 10. Times will remain from 1 to 4 p.m. exceptJune 6 when an 8 a.m. to 12 noon session will be offered.

During the three-hour course, hospital staff will discuss, on an age-appropriate basis, medical emergencies, very basic first aid, safety, infant and child care including diapering and feeding, very basic fire procedures, games, toys and entertainment suited to different ages of children.

For more information or to register (required), contact 526-5353 or sjb.education@hshs.org. Fees may be paid the day of the class.