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Hakab na! 2016 and other parenting events this week: August 1 to 7

Check out the most exciting and enriching events happening in Manila this week!

Hakab na! 2016

August 6, 2016
Saturday
Metrotent Convention Center, Ortigas Center, Pasig Metro Manila

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To celebrate National Breastfeeding Awareness Month, Breastfeeding Pinays will be conducting their annual Hakab na! event. Lots of exciting activities await breastfeeding moms such as enriching talks on various breastfeeding topics, a bazaar of cool finds, and lots of prizes.

Learn more about it, here.

Literature-Based Learning: Using Picture Books As Stepping Stones To Learning

August 6, 2016
9:00 to 11:30 am
The Parenting Emporium
Learning fee is P600/person

photo: Pixabay photo: Pixabay

In this class, which will be conducted by The Learning Basket, parents will learn how to choose and use books to spark their child's curiosity and imagination.

Through this experience, parents will be equipped with knowledge on how to cultivate a child's love for learning, plan a preschool homeschool, and activities that will foster early literacy and math skills.

The workshop includes handouts, downloads, printables, a free book from the Learning Basket Shop, and snacks.

To register, click here.

Positive Discipline for Toddlers and Preschoolers

August 6, 2016
12:00 to 2:30 pm
Learning fee is P600/person

photo: The Learning Basket photo: The Learning Basket

Based on the work of Jane Nelsen, this class will feature hands-on activities that will help parents learn how to respectfully and effectively communicate with their kids. It will also touch upon the reasons for misbehavior as well as long-term solutions and appropriate reactions, all in line with positive discipline.

For more information, click here.

More exciting events on the next page

Emperor's New Clothes

July 29- August 7, 2016
10:00am - 2:00pm

St. Cecilia's Hall, St. Scholastica's College, Leon Guinto cor. Vito Cruz
Malate, Metro Manila

Tickets are P522.50

photo: Ticketworld photo: Ticketworld

Catch the beloved children's story penned by Hans Christian Andersen come to life in this reimagining written by Luigi Nacario with music by Eugene Belbis.

For inquiries or reservations, call 507-3396 or visit Ticketworld.

Interior Styling 101

August 6, 2016 (Saturday)
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Designery, Robins Design Center
Unit 201 31 Meralco Ave., Ortigas, Pasig City
Regular Rate (until August 5) – P3700
Walk-in (August 6) – P4000

photo: Manila Workshops photo: Manila Workshops

Learn how to create stylish and dramatic interiors through this workshop which will teach you the basic elements and principles of art.

Led by interior designer/stylist, writer, and professor Bam Basbas, Interior Styling 101 is a workshop which will be a great learning experience for parents who want to beautify their home.

For more information, click here.

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