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Big Feelings!

Big Feelings! In-Person

Life is hard and sometimes it's hard to cope. The Houston Public Library wants to be your safe space as we present, "Big Feelings: Dealing with emotions that are too big to ignore!". Join us as we offer sessions to help families learn how to navigate life, as individuals as well as a family unit. Hear from professionals from the mental health and health and wellness world as they discuss various topics and answer your questions. Also spend some time in our meditation room to destress by simply sitting down to relax or having your own silent listening experience. 

See agenda for the day below:

2:00 PM - Welcome

2:05 PM  - Intro - What are Big Feelings? (4th Floor Program Place)

2:20 PM - Parenting through Anxiety Adult Workshop (4th Floor Program Place)

                 Mindful Yoga for Teen (4th Floor Teen Room)

                 Getting to Know our Feelings Storytime (4th Floor Kids Room)

2:55 PM - Adult/Child Play Therapy Workshop (4th Floor Kids Room)

                Teen Art Therapy Workshop (4th Floor Teen Room)

3:30 pm - Coping Together (4th Floor Program Place)

All day area

Meditation Room (4th Floor Conference Room) - Spend a few moments in relaxing or grabbing a pair of headphones for a silent listening experience

Q&A Tables - Talk to Mental Health professionals, ask your questions and get more information at tables found on the 4th floor.

Special thanks to our partners for this event: Texas Children's Hospital, YMCA Y Teen L.I.F.E., Young Audiences, Attachment and Trauma Center of Houston and Yogaleena!

Date:
Saturday, May 18, 2024
Time:
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Time Zone:
Central Time - US & Canada (change)
Location:
4th floor Kids Room, 4th Floor Program Place, 4th Floor Room 479, 4th floor Teen Room, Concourse Meeting Room
Location:
Central Library, Jesse H. Jones Building
Age Group:
  All Ages  
Categories:
  Spotlight Events  
Registrations open at 2:00pm Saturday, April 20, 2024

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