Cancelled: Virtual New Parents Group for Couples @ The Thomas Family · Jan 10, 2021

New Moms Group

Attention new parents with babies who will be between 12 months - 2 years old  (or about that age):

This is the group for you!  NPN member Takesha and her husband Vincent have organized 3 dates for couples to virtually connect and talk about the unique challenges and joys you face as new parents.  Although you are not required to attend all 3, attendance is encouraged at all meet-ups as each meeting will build upon the next!

The group will meet three Sundays in January from 3 PM - 4 PM on January 10th, 17th and 24th via Zoom. Please RSVP below to receive updated information.

*You will receive an email the day before the group begins with instructions on how to sign in to the chat.

**Please register for each Sunday session separately and as "1" adult - which will count as the family RSVP.   Space is limited to 5 couples.  Log in to your NPN account & RSVP below. If your RSVP goes through successfully you will receive an email confirmation momentarily.


Dr. D. Vincent Thomas Jr. is a Ph.D and Professor of Political Science at DePaul University as well as a Commissioned Officer in the U.S. Coast Guard trained as an Operations Specialist, Maritime Law-Enforcement Specialist, and Emergency Response Management. 

Opera Singer, Actress, Creator, Educator, and Artistic Administrator Takesha Meshé Kizart-Thomas has been praised by critics worldwide for her visually and vocally compelling performances. Mrs. Kizart-Thomas has debuted at numerous major performing institutions throughout the world including The Metropolitan Opera in New York City, Sydney Opera House of Australia, Die Deutsche Oper Berlin, and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. A performer since the age of 2 she also counts music legends McKinley "Muddy Waters" Morganfield and Tina Turner among her relations.

For more info on attending or hosting click on NMG FAQ's


Thank you to our presenting sponsor, Erikson Institute. NPN is proud to share information about Erikson Institute's Fussy Baby Network: 

The Fussy Baby Network offers a range of parent support services around crying, sleeping, and feeding issues for babies and toddlers up to age 3. We provide free phone support through our warmline, staffed by our warm and caring family/infant specialists. We also offer free virtual home visits to families no matter where they live. Finally, we provide support groups for parents to talk together about the challenges they face and how they cope. All of our services are available in English and Spanish.

Location: The Thomas Family
Address: your phone or other device
Chicago, 60613
When: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM · Jan 10, 2021
Who: Members only - Children welcome
Parking: N/A
Cost: Free
    • January
    • 10
    • Sunday

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