Adoptive Parenting Workshops & Local Parenting Classes

These workshops, classes and roundtable discussions are open to all. You do not need to be a Cradle client to attend. 

We are always adding new topics as the need arises. If there is a particular topic you'd like to see a session on, please email us at

Thursday, February 22, 2018
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: YMCA of Metro Chicago, 1030 W. Van Buren St, Chicago, IL, 60607
Saturday, April 21, 2018
9:30am to 11:30am
Location: The Cradle, 2049 Ridge Ave, Evanston, IL, 60201

Registration Information:

Pre-registration and pre-payment are required: register and pay online, using your credit card or Paypal account, by clicking the Pay Now button for the course you want to attend. Your Paypal receipt will be your registration confirmation

PLEASE NOTE: Your credit card or paypal account will be charged by Adoption Learning Partners, The Cradle's online adoption education resource. To learn more about Adoption Learning Partners and preview other adoption courses visit

Workshops will begin promptly at the scheduled start time.