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!

Spring 2015 Schedule:

Event Presenter/Collaboration Date Time Location
Open House SPSC Staff Jan21st          10:00-1:30 pm ECC 112 A
Lunch N' Learn- FASFA Louise Neeser- Office of Financial Aid Jan 27th 11:45-1:00pm ECC 123
Social-Saturday Stay & Play SPCC & LCCC Jan 31st 10:00-12:00pm Lindgren Child Care Center
Lunch N' Learn- The Write Place Fred Miller & Seth Nasland Feb 3rd 11:45-1:00pm ECC 123
Lunch N' Learn-Financial Aid Louise Neeser- Office of Financial Aid Feb 10th 11:45-1:00pm ECC 123
Educational Workshop- Planned Parenthood Jennifer Vonder Haar Feb 17th 11:45-1:00pm ECC 123
Social-Sledding with the Huskies SPSC, SCSU Celebrate Feb 21st 1:30-3:00pm Riverside Park
Lunch N' Learn-Yoga & Stress Management SPSC, Liz Meyer Feb 24th 11:45-1:00pm ECC 123
Lunch N' Learn- Art & Craft Spring Break Activity SPSC Mar 3rd 11:45-1:00pm ECC 123
Lunch N' Learn- Campus Rec Center-Kids Program Campus Recreation Center Mar 17th 11:45-1:00pm ECC 123
Social- Family Movie Night, In to the Woods SPSC, UPB Films Mar 20th 5:30pm Atwood Little Thearter
Lunch N' Learn- Mindfulness SPSC, Liz Meyer Mar 24th 11:45-1:00pm ECC 123
Lunch N' Learn- Resume Writing Michelle Schmitz- Career Services Mar 31st 11:45-1:00pm ECC 123
Lunch N' Learn- Interview Skills Michelle Schmitz- Career Services Apr 7th 11:45-1:00pm ECC 123
Educational Workshop- Bedtime Routine ABA Apr 14th 11:45-1:00pm TBD
Lunch N' Learn- Tri-CAP Emily Bezidcek Apr 21st 11:45-1:00pm ECC 123
Social- Bike Rodeo & Pot Luck SPSC, LCCC, St. Cloud Police Department Apr 23rd 5:30-7:00pm South Pay Lot-SCSU
Lunch N' Learn- Yoga, Stress Management, & FREE Chair Massage SPSC, Liz Meyer & Brittina Seaborg from Core Healing Apr 28th 11:45-1:00pm ECC 123