Dakotaland Child Care Conference scheduled The Dakotaland Child Care Conference will be held at the Roncalli Center on the Mt. Marty Campus in Yankton on Saturday, April 1 from 8 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Cooperative Extension Services of Clay, Bon Homme, Hutchinson, Turner and Yankton counties.
The keynote address, "But She Can't Do That," will be presented by Ann Michelle Daniels, SDSU Extension family life specialist at 8:30 a.m. It will be followed by four concurrent sessions throughout the day. In each session you can pick one of four topics to attend. The topics to be featured will be Fire Safety, Infection Control, Protective Urges, Feed 'em Right Without a Fight, Child Care Environment, Budgeting Skills, The Idea Shop, Rhythms for Your Routine, Children Climb Because They Can, Can We Talk?, What Do You Do with the Mad That You Feel?, Child Protection, and Fun with Photos and Art.
This program is planned and organized by the following child care providers and extension educators: Gina McKinney, Lynette Erickson, Janette Ryken, Cathy Strange, Cheryl Hisek, Holly Jones, Krista Sutera, Marci Albrecht, Lavonne Meyer, Sharon Guthmiller, Deanna Gall, Virginia Delvaux and Martha Flamming.