Groups and Events

Group & Event Calendar

The Student Parent Support Center (SPSC), along with St. Cloud State University, offers a variety of groups, events, & workshops to SCSU expecting and parenting students.  To stay up to date with our programs please view our calendar below and/or follow us on Facebook: SCSU Student Parent Support Center.

"Lunch N Learn" Student Parent Groups:

This group will be offered weekly at lunch time with speakers on relevant topics to student parents and how to be successfully in college while parenting.  Healthy meals and snacks are provided. Children are welcome!

Educational Workshops:

Educational workshops are intended to provide education on parenting topics on a monthly basis.  Key campus and community resources, educators, and parents present hot topic, parenting related information.  Previous examples include: Parenting the Love & Logic Way: Winning with Words Sharing the Power, Bike Safety Education, Bed Time Routine, Healthy Eating on a Budget, Balancing it All, etc. Family Members & Children Welcome!

*Child Care is available for most Educational Workshop Events. 

Social Events:

Social Events are created through the co-sponsorship of various SCSU offices to encourage FREE and Fun Social activities for Student Parents and their Families on a monthly basis.  Previous Examples include: Family Movie Night, Family Bowling Night, Picnics, Sledding with the Huskies, Human Ice Bowling, Rock Climbing, Open Gym Night, Bike Rodeo and Picnic, Trunk or Treat, etc. Family Members & Children Welcome!

Fall 2015 Schedule:

Event Presenter/Collaboration Date Time Location
Open House SPSC Staff Sep 2nd         10:00-1:30 pm ECC 112 A
Lunch N' Learn- Balance it All Dr. Greenberg- Gerontology Sep 9th 11:00-1:00pm ISELF 118
Social-Family Weekend SPSC, LCCC, UPB Sep 18th 5:00-8:00pm Atwood Little Theater Lounge
Lunch N' Learn- CAPS Taunja Meers Sep 23rd 11:00-1:00pm ISELF 118
Educational Workshop- Planned Parenthood Jennifer Vonder Haar Sep 30th 11:00-1:00pm ISELF 118
Lunch N' Learn- Health Services Stacy Black Oct 14th 11:00-1:00pm Health Services Conference
Educational Workshop-Eating Healthy BLEND- John Inkster Oct 21st 11:00-1:00pm ISELF 118

Social- Trunk or Treat

SPSC, LCCC, Veterans Resource Center Oct 30th TBD ECC Parking Lot
Lunch N' Learn- Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution Group-SCSU TBD 11:00-1:00pm ISELF 118
Educational Workshop- Domestic Violence Central MN Sexual Assault Center Nov 18th 11:00-1:00pm ISELF 118
Lunch N' Learn- Potluck SPSC Dec 2nd 11:00-1:00pm ISELF 118