Child Care Providers Conference

Partners in Child Care Presents
2021 Learning Series

Saturday, October 2, 2021
8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Hall Student Union, Cottonwood Room
Central Community College
Hastings Campus


$25 prior to September 10; $30 after September 10
Breaks/refreshments included in price.


8 - 8:15 a.m. Registration
8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Keynote Speaker

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“Rockers, and Crawlers, and Walkers, Oh My!” 
Presenter: Mindy Young

Workshop will focus on Infant and Toddler care and activities:

  1. Ages & Stages information examining each of the developmental domains
  2. The importance of routines and consistency
  3. Discipline and tools for dealing with behavior
  4. Problem solving issues using Cara’s kit
  5. Planning developmentally appropriate activities for infants and toddlers

Workshop will include time for lesson planning and make and take activities.

All trainings have been pre-approved for DHHS child care licensure training, four (4) in-service hours.

About the Presenter

Mindy Young has spent more than 40 years working in the field of Early Childhood Education. Her background includes owning a center, teaching preschool, teaching kindergarten, 5th grade, and resource in the elementary, an adjunct instructor at Central Community College and University of Nebraska at Kearney, and training for 25 years. She holds endorsements in Early Childhood, Elementary Education, and Elementary Counseling and Guidance. 

Mindy is a mom to three, grandma (MiMi) to three and still has five fur babies at home! She has a strong commitment to, and great respect for, all early childhood professionals. 

“No one is ever going to be the great research doctor that cures cancer if they do not have a great first six years.” 

Mindy prefers her trainings to be interactive, informative and FUN!


CCC-Hastings Community and Workforce Education
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Sponsored by

Central Community College
Planning Region Team #9
Health and Human Services
Hastings Head Start
Early Head Start
Educational Service Unit #9
Early Learning Connection Partnership