Peterborough Healthy Families

Peterborough Healthy Families is a joint initiative of Kinark Child and Family Services and the Peterborough Public Library and includes the Healthy Families Collection and Healthy Families Presentations.

The Healthy Families Collection is located in the Children's Department of the Peterborough Public Library Main Branch.

Check out our Resources page for a listing of popular parenting topics that link directly into the Library's catalogue, as well as associated web links for further online information.

Healthy Families Presentations

Self Regulation

Learn techniques that can lead to less anxiety, loneliness, and depression in children and teens. With Guest Speaker: Brian Russell, Provincial Co-ordinator of Dad Central Ontario

Tuesday, November 27
7:00 - 9:00 pm
FOL Community Room at the Peterborough Public Library
FREE event - Everyone is welcome to attend

This presentation is wheelchair accessible. Accessible parking is located in front of the library on Aylmer St. Parking is available in the King Street and Simcoe St. parking garage and on the street.

Please Note: All of the Healthy Families Events are FREE, open to EVERYONE, and light refreshments are provided.

For more information about the Healthy Families, Events call 705-742-3803/1-800-386-6561.


Other Community Events and Courses

For a listing of community events go to the Community Parent Education Calendar on the Peterborough Family Resource Centre website.

Kids during March Break