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January 26, 2019
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Downtown Library
100 W 10th Ave.
Eugene, OR 97401
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Power of Play: Workshop at the Library

Saturday, January 26, 2019

A workshop for preschool teachers and childcare providers.

Preschool teachers and childcare providers: come to a free training on “The Power of Play” with Megan Barella.

Hear about research on how play engages young children and motivates learning. Try hands-on activities and educational play methods to share with students. Find everyday ways to replace stress with fun and increase joy in your classroom. Additionally, Rachael Perry, Eugene Public Library’s Early Literacy Coordinator, will recommend books and other resources.

Megan Barella, MS, is a Certified Positive Discipline Parent Educator and Master Trainer with a 20 year background in education. She teaches widely and blogs about positive parenting and mindfulness tools at

No pre-registration is required. To receive Set 2 Community Training Hours for the Office of Child Care licensing, call Quality Care Connections in advance at 541-463-3000.

Free childcare is available during the training if reserved in advance; starting Jan. 2, contact Eugene Public Library at 541-682-8316.