The Parent Center


"Where families come to learn, grow, and play together!"




Come prepare for labor, birth, breastfeeding and the new baby with one of our Prepared Childbirth classes.

Classes are filling up fast!

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Email Sarah McCabe at:

for questions, registration or flyers.



Your Baby's First Year


The Salinas Education Center

Salinas Adult School

The Parent Center

20 Sherwood Place

Salinas, CA 93906

831-796-6900 press option # 3

In Person Registration Information

* Online registration for some classes may not be available yet. Please keep checking our website for future online reg. dates.

To register in person, please come to

the Welcome Center located in the main lobby

of the Salinas Education Center.

Advanced registration is required!

Please note that all of our Parent Education

classes are taught in English, but many

of our instructors are bilingual.



Your Baby's First Year

You and your baby can join with other parents and

babies to share and connect on a variety of topics.

Your Baby's First Year

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Movers and Shakers

This is a parent/child activity class for parents and

children 12-20 mos. to attend together. 

Movers and Shakers

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Exploring Times

This is a parent/child activity class for parents and

children 20-30 mos. to attend together.

Class time is spent exploring the classroom offerings for the day, outside play time, along with singing and movement activities.

Exploring Times

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Partners in Play (PIP)

This is a parent/child activity class for parents and children to attend together. For children ages 2-4 years old.

Partners in Play (PIP)

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The Family Garden Class

Where your child can come and learn about

many things related to gardening.

The Family Garden Class

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Click here to learn more about our preschool program.

Fall 2015 Pre-School Registration open NOW!

  • Our Co-op Preschool Program is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children.
  • Child must be 3 years old by November 1, 2015.
  • Fees: $75 registration and monthly tuition fee is non-refundable. A $60 material fee is also required once school begins in August.


Preschool Programs


CPR & First Aid Classes (Adult and child)

Class taught in English.

Healthy Lifestyle NEWS


Contact Us: 831-796-6900

press option # 3

Please email us for any questions you may have or

for more information regarding our program:

  • Rachel Cruz (Program Specialist/Instructor)

  • Vicky Walsh (Instructor)

  • Michelle Johnson (Instructor)

  • Sarah McCabe (Instructor)

  • Sheryl Gica (Instructor)

  • Stacey Sargenti (Instructor)