Thrive! hosts a variety of events throughout the year, with a focus on fun, socialization and health education.

Check this page for upcoming events, or visit our classes & events calendar for a full list of Thrive! events. 

Winter Mommy & Me Walking Group (In Person)

Wednesdays, 9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Paramus Park Mall, 700 Paramus Park, Paramus

Join our Mommy & Me Winter Walking Group! Walk, talk, & connect with local moms! Bring your little ones (strollers required) and get moving with us this winter! Park outside Old Navy and meet us right inside.

Presenter: Danielle Fabrizio, MS, CHES, Thrive! Coordinator & Mom of two

This event is free, but registration is required. 

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Toddler Time

Friday, February 10, 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

VIRTUAL

Join us for our virtual Toddler Time event. Let’s get crafty with our little ones! Free craft bag to the first 20 people to register.

Presenter: Danielle Fabrizio, MS, CHES, Mom of 2

This event is free, but registration is required. 

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Mom Matters Too!

Wednesday, February 15, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

VIRTUAL

Being a mom is the most rewarding job there is, but it can be all-encompassing. Join us to talk about how you can take care of YOU, to better take care of your family.

Presenter: Simone Rubin, DO, Family Medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

This event is free, but registration is required. 

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Understanding Female Pelvic Floor Disorders

Tuesday, March 7, 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

VIRTUAL

Pelvic organ prolapse and stress urinary incontinence are common health problems affecting women of all ages. Learn what causes these issues as well as the latest treatment options available to alleviate those uncomfortable symptoms.

Presenter: Cristina Saiz, MD, FACOG, Co-Medical Director, Urogynecology & Patrick J. Culligan, MD, FACOG, FACS Co-Medical Director, Urogynecology

This event is free, but registration is required. 

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Could It Be a Tongue Tie?

Tuesday, March 9, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

VIRTUAL

If you have a new baby or even an older baby, you’ve heard the term tongue ties. What is a tongue tie? Why does it matter? There are so many questions! Join us to find out all about tongue ties and how to help your little one if you suspect one.

Presenter: Lori Sperduto-Cox, MS, CCC, SLP, IBCLC Speech Therapist

This event is free, but registration is required. 

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Kids & Social Media: What Parents Should Know and What They Can Do

Thursday, March 16, 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

VIRTUAL

Join us for a discussion about the challenges facing middle schoolers and teens in the digital age, focusing on what parents should know about how social media may be affecting their kids, and what they can do to help.

Presenter: Nancy Jo Sales, Author & Journalist for Vanity Fair and The Guardian

This event is free, but registration is required. 

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Talking to Kids About Food, Energy, and Their Health

Thursday, March 30, 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

VIRTUAL

Talking to our kids about food and their bodies can be a touchy subject. Hear from our obesity specialist on the best ways to talk about food, kids’ bodies, and their health.

Presenter: Sherry Sakowitz, MD, Director, Pediatric Wellness & Weight Management

This event is free, but registration is required. 

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Family Gardening 101

Thursday, April 13, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

VIRTUAL

Join us to talk about how to start a simple garden and get your family enjoying their very own harvest!

Presenter: Danielle Fabrizio, MS, CHES, Health Educator

This event is free, but registration is required. 

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Toddler Time

Friday, April 21, 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

VIRTUAL

Join us for our virtual Toddler Time crafting sessions. Let’s get crafty with our littles! Free craft bag to the first 20 people to register.

Presenter: Danielle Fabrizio, MS, CHES, Thrive! Coordinator & Mom of 2

This event is free, but registration is required. 

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Preventive Pediatrics

Thursday, May 18, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

VIRTUAL

Join us to learn ways of keeping your child healthy –mentally, physically, and emotionally.

Presenter: Cecilia Godoy, MD, Pediatrician

This event is free, but registration is required. 

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