Edna's Homeschool Help

Support, Information and Speaking out for the Homeschool Community

Events, Workshops and Classes!

Monday Homeschool Kids Club

What a way to begin your week!
Monday Morning Homeschool Co-op!

180 Barnardo Ave., Peterborough, ON
2nd Floor, Room 10 (Parking Lot Entrance-fully accessible)

PLUS afternoon time for visiting, special guests and activities
Planning and meet the Co-op families Sept 11th 10am-12noon

What will we do?
Each week will include:
Language Arts/Music Basics
Outdoor Education/Social Studies

What does it cost?
If a parent stays (Co-op style) to participate
- $50/session to cover the cost of the facility (receipts available)
Drop off options are available for a fee, please PM with any questions. (family rates apply)

Afternoon Plan (noon to 2):
Special Speakers and Teachers on topics such as Library Skills, Public Speaking Skills and others that the group may want as well as field trips could fit here. Extra fees apply for some programs.
Also it will be a time to just be together and visit.

Session 1 September 18th to November 27th (1 week off for Thanksgiving) 10 weeks
Session 2 January 8th to March 26th (off Family Day and March Break week) 10 weeks
Session 3 April 9th to June 18th (off Easter and Victoria Day) 10 weeks
(families are expected to commit to at least one full session)

Bio (aka-who are the organizers?)

Edna Latone is a wife, mother, music teacher and librarian. She has been Homeschooling for 20 years and has lived in the Peterborough Area for 27 years. Edna works part-time as the Douro-Dummer Public Library CEO and her husband, John is the Assistant Pastor of Kawartha Biker’s Church. They have 2 adult children and 2 children at home. Edna speaks throughout the province to Homeschooler’s about the amazing resources available at Public Libraries. She also is the developer of the “Homeschool Friendly” certification for businesses and community organizations. Edna has a passion for family, flexible learning and community resources. She brings to the Monday Co-op her skills as a teacher of children with learning challenges, music skills, librarianship, a passion for Language Arts, and a love for teaching practical application of Biblical values.

Milena Weinberg is a wife, mother of 1, OCT certified teacher and outdoor instructor. Milena has been a public school teacher for 7 years, outdoor educator for 4 years and daycare provider for 3 years. Though she has been homeschooling for short period of time, Milena strongly believes that community education provides richness in a child’s education that no institution can provide. Parents are the best advocates for their child. Milena supports her husband Darryl in planting and running Messianic congregations as well as developing their leadership training business. Milena’s passions are community building, math, sciences, outdoor education, leadership and growth mindset as well as Hebraic studies (and chocolate).

Wednesday Norwood Library Homeschool Crew

Connect with other Homeschoolers at the Library and get your research on!  

Research, Fair Crafts, Field Trips and Projects all with other Local Homeschoolers.  Contact Edna or the Asphodel-Norwood Public Library for more info.

Private Consultations and Coaching: by appointment

Events that I have spoken at:

Ontario Library Association SuperConference 2013 and 2016

Parent's Guide Homeschool Conference

KWCHEA Homeschool Conference http://www.kwchea.ca/conference.html

This spring you will find me at:

KWCHEA Homeschool Conference http://www.kwchea.ca/conference.html

RVHEA Homeschool Conference https://www.rvhea.org/conference/seminars