The Book Capital becomes child-friendly… and family-friendly
Chiari is not only the Capital of the Book but also of parenting education. In addition to the precious meetings promoted together with Officina EducAzione, as part of the “Children and parents, we grow together” project, four Thursdays in April were organized in the name of children and aimed at their points of reference, namely new parents and early childhood workers , who believe in the importance of “conscious parenting”. A work that the Leone Verde publishing house has been carrying out for fifteen years through books written by pediatricians, psychologists, midwives and childhood professionals, and with the blog “the natural child” always updated and full of free information on the topics that are most relevant to them. heart of mom and dad: from pregnancy to breastfeeding, from weaning to bedtime, from babywearing to high contact.
For the occasion of “Chiari, the first Italian Capital of the Book”, the cultural association “L’Impronta” therefore promotes a series of meetings in streaming for parents of children aged 0 to 5, with important guests in the world of education and pedagogical sciences.
“As Born to Read teaches us, which this year will have a park dedicated to Micro-publishing in June, education is fundamental, and not only for reading, but to lay the foundations for a peaceful growth and therefore for a society of adults. , founded on solid foundations. Hence the multi-year collaboration with the Leone Verde publishing house, with which among other things we promote the Natural Child Fair in Chiari, has found a place within the Book Capital program, also as an example of independent publishing, which has able to carve out a leading role in a delicate sector, such as education. “
Daniela Mena, artistic director of the review of the Microeditoaria, who is a partner in all the events in the capital, explained.
Thursday 8 April, 20.30
Elena Balsamo, pediatrician and author – Waiting as a life project
While waiting there is a reflection of a life project: that of our child that we are preparing to welcome, but also our staff that resurfaces to be integrated. Waiting is therefore a unique and precious opportunity to start a profound work of inner awareness, a work today more important than ever if we want to raise the level of consciousness of individuals and save our planet.
Thursday 15 April, 20.30
Elisa Mazzoli, author, narrator and mediator, Born to Read Award 2018 – Telling stories from 18 months up
Books, images, words, sounds, children’s language, reading and listening skills, new challenges for parents: a creative and fun journey to learn about the developmental stages of our children and the narratives we have available to communicate with them and to encourage their growth.
Thursday 22 April, 8.30 pm
Antonella Sagone, psychologist and professional consultant in breastfeeding – The gentle approach in raising children
Raising a child does not consist in modeling his behavior, but in supporting him in his emotional development and discovery of the world.
Tips on how to educate a child and also give him limits without resorting to violence, threats and punishment, but through example, listening and respect.
Thursday 29 April, 8.30 pm
Isabella Micheletti, author and trainer of the Montessori National Opera – The language of the small child
Through simple practical measures, small materials that can be easily made at home and the care of a careful, lasting and loving relationship, it is possible to accompany the child who in his first years of life builds the ability to communicate and promote the development of this ability.
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