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"The child may not remember, but the body remembers." Join us for free screenings of the film Resilience: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope. Our Events Page has more information about each event. ... See MoreSee Less

The child may not remember, but the body remembers. Join us for free screenings of the film Resilience: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope. Our Events Page has more information about each event.

First 5 Santa Barbara County shared PEP: Postpartum Education for Parents's event.

Our Events Page is overflowing! Check out all the great family-friendly festivals and activities in the next few months. We also have some great events for parents, like this great PEP: Postpartum Education for Parents screening we're cosponsoring! It's a true and chaotic story that finds humor and healing in postpartum psychosis. Join us!
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PEP presents Playing Monopoly With God And Other True Stories

Jun 3, 7:00pm

The Marjorie Luke Theatre

PEP CELEBRATES 40 YEARS Postpartum Education for Parents (PEP) has been supporting families in the Santa Barbara community since 1977. To celebrate and honor PEP's history of giving parents the space...

PEP presents Playing Monopoly With God And Other True Stories