Grandparenting Events with TAPS


Being a Wise Consumer

When: Friday October 5th; 10 - 11:30am

What: Coffee and Discussion.

Before you buy Christmas presents, come learn how to make sure that things you buy will be loved by both your adult children and grandchildren.


Whether you live close by or far away from your grandchildren, we all like to spoil them with our love during the holidays. Get ready to make a big impact this holiday season by learning about how to be wise when purchasing new toys and goodies for your grandchildren.

This Event is FREE. Please RSVP to this event below. 


Celebrate GrandParents Day with TAPS!

When: Friday September 7th; 10 - 11:30am

What: Treats, Socializing, and Sharing ideas for ways to make special memories

The first 14 Grandparents to arrive will get a Memory Keeping Craft to take home courtesy of Home Depot.


Planning to make some special memories with your grandchildren is a wonderful way to stay engaged and connected.  Come make some special memories with TAPS! Celebrate Grandparents day and share your favorite activities to do with your adult children and grandchildren.

This event features craft time sponsored by Home Depot! 

Where: White Oak Community Club House, 2400 Beckwith Rd, Apex, NC

This Event is FREE. Please RSVP to this event below. 

Screen Time and Technology


When: Friday August 3rd; 10 - 11:30 am

What: Discussion and Practice. Bring your tablet, ipad, kindle or lap top and work with an expert to choose which Apps to use to stay connected over long distances. Discuss how technology has changed since your child hood and how you can work with your adult children and grandchildren to create safe, family friendly screen time and technology boundaries that work for everyone.

Where: White Oak Community Club House, 2400 Beckwith Rd, Apex, NC

This Event is FREE. Please RSVP to this event below. 

NUtrition and Your Grand-Kids

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Whether you provide regular child care, occasional babysitting, or advice upon request, discussing your grandchildren's nutrition can be a tricky topic! Every family's eating and nutrition habits are different - so lets talk about what's normal, what's common and how we can help our adult children and grandchildren develop and encourage nutritious habits and plans to get through any tricky eating seasons.

Guest Speaker Lisa Richardson is the Owner and lead nutritionist at Carolina Family Nutrition, based in Chapel HIll, NC.

Carolina Family Nutrition provides practical nutrition, mealtime, and eating support through interactive classes, coaching, and individual consultation. Just like your trusted family physician, we help you sort out fact from fiction and feel confident that you are taking care of your health and your family's well-being.  Lisa teaches, coaches, and offers support via web and email interfaces with all of her clients. Read more about Lisa on we website -

Grandparenting in the Triangle

What: Grandparenting in The Triangle Discussion!

Come chat with TAPS board member, Sharon Merrill as she leads a discussion on what its like to be a grandparent in the Triangle. During this event, we will also plan the next 12 months of grand-parenting discussion topics and activities.