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Playtime National Conference 2019

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As toddler group leaders so much of our time is spent investing in others, thinking up creative ideas and trying to keep the momentum going. But giving so much of our time and energy can mean we don’t always get a chance to take a breather and reflect on what we’re doing.

The Playtime National Conference gives us that chance to take a step back, gather together and dream big for the year ahead.

This year we are excited to be bringing the conference to Wigan on Saturday 28 September. So join with hundreds of other toddler group leaders and helpers, and let’s gather momentum and continue making a difference in our communities.

On the day.

An extensive choice of workshops, such as:

– The importance of dads in toddler groups
– How do we respond effectively to a toddler’s difficult behaviour
– How to support parents in helping their children nurture a faith that lasts

Fantastic speakers such as Bob Hartman

Time to worship, share and pray together

Lunch and refreshments all included

An exhibition zone and shop packed with resources

The Main Speakers.

Rob Parsons, OBE, is the founder and CEO of Care for the Family. He is a best-selling author of over 20 books, including the The Sixty Minute Family, and has spoken to over a million individuals around the world. Rob is an excellent communicator and has a wealth of wisdom to share.

Katharine Hill is the UK Director of Care for the Family. She is a well-known speaker, broadcaster and author and regularly presents parenting and marriage events across the country. Her latest book Left to Their Own Devices? – Confident Parenting in a World of Screens explores the impact of the digital world.

Sue Renaldi

… featuring Worship Leader Sue Rinaldi

Sue travels internationally as a worship leader, concert artist, speaker and creative consultant, and has also been instrumental in developing the Playtime: Action Songs for Toddlers and Playtime: Praise Songs for Toddlers CDs.

You will come away with.

Creative and fresh ideas for teaching and unpacking Bible stories in your group

Renewed vision to empower you

Insight on how you can share faith with families in your group

Encouragement from meeting other toddler group leaders

Is it for you?

Whether you currently lead or help run a toddler group, or are looking to do so, the Playtime National Conference is for you!

The reviews.

“Lovely ideas for moving and developing our group. Lots of great resource ideas.”

“It has re-energised me as well as helped me remember how vital and important toddler groups are.”

When and where.

Saturday 28 September

The Edge, Riveredge, Wigan, WN3 5AB.

9.20 am to 4.45 pm (Registration from 8.45 am).

Bookings.

Our conferences sell out months in advance so we recommend booking as soon as possible.

Early bird rate! Until 3 July

1-3 tickets £25 | 4+ tickets £22

Standard rate 4 July – 26 September

1-3 tickets £31 | 4+ tickets £28

NB: Tickets for Playtime National Conference will be processed through Eventbrite.