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Posted on: May 8, 2018

[ARCHIVED] Learn Basic to Advanced Babysitting Skills this Summer

Become the most sought-after babysitter in your area!

SHOW LOW, Ariz. May 7, 2018) – Teens and pre-teens can learn basic to advanced babysitting skills and techniques in a two-day class, June 12 and 13, from Babysitter’s Magic Backpack (BMB) creator, Melissa King. For $50 (including supplies, BMB instructional manual and certificate of completion), youth ages 10 to 17 will have fun in this informative session from 1:30 to 4 p.m. each day at the Show Low Teen Center, 620 E. McNeil.

Learn the step-by-step basics of childcare and safety plus valuable Magic Backpack techniques to entertain children, promotion methods to find babysitting jobs, money management and recordkeeping tips, and turning babysitting into a profitable, successful business. Participants will learn what it takes to be professional and organized and, ultimately, how to become the most popular babysitter in the area.

Class sizes are limited; early registration is highly recommended. The first 25 to register will receive a free BMB backpack. Register at the recreation desk at City Hall (180 N. 9th Street), Family Aquatic Center (1100 W. Deuce of Clubs) or online at For additional information, call (928) 532-4140.

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