Babysitting clinic planned at SPL

Fulton County Health Center will hold a Babysitting Clinic on Saturday, Oct. 24 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Swanton Public Library. Participants must be at least 11 years old to attend.

Learn to handle emergencies such as choking, burns, and more, to become a more effective and competent babysitter. The class covers growth and development and safety for the sitter as well as the children. Those who complete the course will be certified in babysitting through the Fulton County Health Center. The class does not include CPR certification.

Participants are asked to bring a sack lunch. Beverages and a snack will be provided.

Pre-registration is required, and a fee of $20 is due at signup. Checks are made payable to Fulton County Health Center.

Class size is limited to 20. A minimum of 10 participants must attend. In the event that the minimum is not reached, participants will be contacted and registration fees refunded.

Call the library at 419-826-2760, stop by, or visit the website at for more information. Swanton Library is located at 305 Chestnut St.