The Parenting Place

Through flexible and continually responsive programs and resources, The Parenting Place of Sparta builds on family and community strengths to give young children a positive start in life. View the programming available at The Parenting Place of Sparta (webpage).


The Parenting Place of Sparta also offers a variety of workshops free of charge. Registration is required three days prior to the workshop. Limited childcare is provided for children (unless otherwise noted) who are independent walkers and older; younger children are welcome to join their parents. Childcare is limited to the first eight children registered. Registration deadline for childcare is seven days prior to the workshop or the start of the first session. For more information or to register, call The Parenting Place at (608) 366-3400, Ext. 6116.

Groups are held at The Parenting Place of Sparta in Room 116 in the Administrative and Education Building, unless otherwise noted.


If you have a parenting question, our parent educator can help. Call (608) 366-3400, Ext. 6116 between 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. to talk to a parent educator. If you have a question after hours, please send an e-mail to . The parent educator will give you a call or, if you prefer, will send you an e-mail response.