Saturday 2/3/24 – 8:00am-1:45pm
Westminster Nursery School
1070 Hooper Avenue, Toms River (inside the Presbyterian Church, enter through the back)

This conference is in-person, and is being offered FREE this year to help everyone recharge & reset after the pandemic! Come join us for lots of hands-on learning & discussion with your colleagues. Please bring your lunch, coffee and water will be available.

Winter Conference Schedule:

8:00-8:30: Registration
8:30-9:00: Keynote Speaker
9:00-9:15: Welcome
9:30-11:00: Session A
11:00-12:00: Table sessions, Vendors Session B
1:30-1:45: Door Prizes, Closing


1: Strengthening Families Overview- Terece Torquato, Family Engagement Specialist, CHS of NJ 2. Color Me Creative: Process Art Experiences – Theresah Brady, Lead Trainer, CHS of NJ
3. Music & Movement Fun – Brenda Limaldi, ECE Music Specialist
4. Fe Fi Fo Phonics – Beckers School Supplies
5. Earth Friends: Environmental Awareness for Young Children –Valerie Frost-Lewis, MS Ed, Owner Peppermint Tree & Janna Hockenjos, Founder of Earth Friends

Register for your choice of TWO workshops at – search under training agency and select Children’s Home Society of NJ. Registration deadline is 1/22/24.

Space is limited in each workshop so please register for another workshop if your first choice is full.

4.5 hours of professional development will be available. Some workshops may meet GNJK training requirements, please check with your director.