Parenting Classes at the JCC


Parenting classes offered through the Early Childhood Department will resume in the Fall. Should you need it to be able to attend the classes, babysitting is available in JCare for JCC members at $3 per hour per child with reservation. Free for Member Plus members with reservation. Call 210-302-6820 to reserve space.

The Barshop Jewish Community Center offers Precious Minds, New Connections parenting classes FREE OF CHARGE to all parents and caregivers of children from birth up to age four.  Recently revised and updated, this parenting class is a must for everyone with a child under age four.  Learn how to handle challenging behaviors and cultivate self-esteem in your child through effective guidance and an understanding of appropriate child development.

The classes are two hours each week and run for 10 weeks. Morning and evening classes available.  Included each week is a children's book or other learning material, a snack or dinner, qualified childcare and course materials.  

Call (210) 302-6846 for more information or to register TODAY!


Classes 1 & 2: September 10-November 12

  • Thursdays
  • Mornings or Evenings - 9:15-11:15am or 6:30-8:30pm

Classes 3 & 4: December 1-February 9

  • Tuesdays
  • Mornings or Evenings - 9:15-11:15am or 6:30-8:30pm
  • No class December 22 and December 29