Ponca City RecPlex Offering Safesitter Course

Beverly Cantrell - February 17, 2022 3:59 pm

Ponca City-

The RecPlex will offer a Safesitter babysitting course. It’s a great opportunity for youth preparing for summer babysitting.

The deadline to enroll in the class is Monday, March 14th.

The class will take place Friday, April 1st from 5:00 PM-7:30 PM & Saturday the 2nd from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM.

The class is geared for 6th-8th graders interested in developing skills that will help them be safe and effective sitters.

Each participant receives a handbook and will be trained in 4 key areas: Safety, Child Care, First Aid & Rescue, and Life & Business. The course will be taught by certified instructor Trenee Edmisten.

Registration can be done at www.poncacityok.gov/parksandrec-registration for more information call 767-0430.

Youth scholarships are available for those who qualify. Apply in person with a parent or guardian at the RecPlex.


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