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Red Cross will teach baby-sitting

CARY –  An official Red Cross Babysitting Class will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 23 at the Cary Area Public Library, 1606 Three Oaks Road.

The class is for children ages 11 to 14 and provides them with with the knowledge and skills to safely baby-sit children and infants. They’ll learn leadership skills, how to develop a business, safety and basic first aid, and how to help children behave.

Participants will learn the ins and outs of baby-sitting from a certified Red Cross instructor.

There is a $50 nonrefundable registration fee for the class. Attendees are asked to bring lunch and a drink to class.

This class is open to everyone, not just Cary library cardholders.

For information, call 847-639-4210 or visit

– Northwest Herald


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