Upcoming Teen & Family Events for the Adoptive and Foster Community

On behalf of Around the PARC, we are pleased to inform you of a few events that may be of interest to you and your family in the coming months. For additional information regarding each event please contact the personals listed below in blue.

We hope you enjoy!


Teen Bowling

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

5:30pm – 7:00pm

Dream Lanes

13 Atlas Court, Madison


Join PARC for an evening of pizza, pop, and pins! An opportunity for adoptive and foster teens to socialize. Bowling, pizza, and soda will be provided.  

Open to adoptive and foster teens ages 12 to 17!

Cost: $2/person


RSVP to Judi at postadoption@ccmadison.org

(608) 826-8009 or (800) 236-4673 Toll-Free


FACE-Kids Adoptee Group

Thursdays, January 28th – March 17th

4:30pm – 5:30pm

(8 group sessions)

Family Service Madison

128 E. Olin Avenue, Madison

This group is free and open to transracial international adoptees ages 12-17!

For more information, pre-screening and registration, email Cameron Small at camerons@fsmad.org with your telephone number and the best time to contact you. You may also leave  a voicemail at608.316.1179


Family Fun Night

Wednesday, March 2, 2015

5:00pm – 8:00pm

Madison Children’s Museum

100 N. Hamilton Street, Madison

Join PARC for a family fun night at the Madison Children’s Museum.  A great opportunity to meet and spend time with other adoptive and foster families.  Open to all pre and post adoptive and foster families.  This event is FREE. 

RSVP to Judi at postadoption@ccmadison.org

(608) 826-8009 or (800) 236-4673 Toll-Free


Healing Hearts Adoption/Foster-Care Parent Support Group

3rd Tuesday of the Month

February 16th –  6-7:30pm

Guest Speaker: Brian Holmquist, Occupational Therapist with Madison School District

Location: Healing Hearts Family Counseling Center

1268 W Main Street, Sun Prairie, WI

608-834-1122, ext. 1