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Winter Book Clubs

Join us over the winter break for a cozy winter book club!

December 30th-January 2nd

10:30 am-12:30 pm

$150.00 (10% sibling discount)

We will read together, make book related crafts and have hot chocolate!

Groups for Kindergarten-2nd grade and 3rd-5th grade

Registration limited to 5 students per group.  No refunds.

By | December 8th, 2019|News, Uncategorized, Workshops|Comments Off on Winter Book Clubs

Dyslexia Simulation

October is Dyslexia Awareness Month

Join us Wednesday, October 23rd at 6:15 for a dyslexia simulation!

Ever wonder what it’s like to be dyslexic? The Tutoring Link and The Bowers family will be hosting a dyslexia simulation to answer this question.  Participants will experience what it’s like to go through school as a student with dyslexia while being guided through six different simulations.

We hope participants will gain a better understanding of and empathy for people with dyslexia.

THIS EVENT IS FULL!

 

 

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By | October 6th, 2019|News, Uncategorized, Workshops|Comments Off on Dyslexia Simulation

Drop and Shop! Kids Cookie Decorating Classes

Monday, December 3rd & Wednesday, December 5th 
5:00-6:30
$25.00

 

Need time to shop without the kids?

You can enjoy holiday shopping while the kids are having fun as they join our favorite local artist, Geena Woodard, for a cookie decorating class just for kids!

 

 

***Space is extremely limited and registration is required.***

 

Register for the Drop and Shop Cookie Decorating Class




By | September 2nd, 2018|Art classes, News, Uncategorized, Workshops|Comments Off on Drop and Shop! Kids Cookie Decorating Classes

ACT Prep and College Essay Writing small group sessions

ACT Preparation:

  August  6, 8, 10   
3:00-4:30 p.m.
$100.00 for three sessions

Essay Writing:

  August 13, 15, 17 
 3:00-4:30 p.m.
$100.00 for three sessions

$175.00 for both ACT and Essay Writing

Students will join Denise Pivarnik-Nova, ACT college board consultant, author of 400 Essential SAT Words and former high school English teacher to prepare for the next ACT (September 8th) and learn how to compose thoughtful, well written college essays.  Groups are limited to four students.

Register Today



By | July 30th, 2018|News, Workshops|Comments Off on ACT Prep and College Essay Writing small group sessions

Stress Reduction & Self Care for Parents

Reserve your seat today!

End of grade testing causing stress and anxiety?

Founder of Twist Kids Yoga, Mary Beth Bender has created an offering called ‘Stress Reduction and Self Care for Parents’ It is based on the philosophy that to bring Yoga & Mindfulness to children, we must first give the self care tools to parents. Parents can learn the proper tools and techniques to use at home to help alleviate stress, anxiety, burnout and negativity.

Benefits include:

  • Less stress, burnout, anxiety
  • Improved conflict resolution
  • Improved empathy and compassion for others.
  • Reduced reactivity and negativity
  • Ability to focus better on tasks

Mary Beth would love to see more Yoga & Mindfulness in the lives of children and feels that in order for this to happen, it must start with the parents.

When:

May 8th, 7:00pm – 8:00pm

Where:

The Tutoring Link
8918 Blakeney Professional Drive
Suite 110
Charlotte 28277

Price:

$30.00

Mary Beth’s Bio:

Mary Beth is an E-RYT 500. She is also a RCYT with 2 full certifications through Little Flower Yoga and Grounded Kids Yoga. She has also studied with Yoga Kids International, Asheville Yoga Center and continues to see inspiration in the work of others.

Mary Beth created Twist Kids Yoga with the intention to bring more mindfulness & yoga to the younger generations. She believes in the positive ripple effect that this work has on the world.

Mary Beth is a child at heart and has an infectious love and warmth for children. Children enjoy her boundless energy and her youthful spirit.

By | April 15th, 2018|News, Uncategorized, Workshops|Comments Off on Stress Reduction & Self Care for Parents