Here are just a few of the exciting events Youth Connect is involved with in the coming months--
- 26 August @ the Edgeworth Club: the Moms For Kids group will screen the video HAZE as part of a continuing community discussion about the hazards of underage drinking
- 11 September @ Harvest Festival: local high school students will offer up fun activities while distributing info about Youth Connect
- Late September: Montessori Children's Community will host a community screening of "Race to Nowhere", a film about the pressures today's students face; check out http://www.montessorichildrenscommunity.org/ for details
- Mid-October @ Laughlin Children's Center: Dr. Donna Bednarek and Dr. Lenore Melmeyer, two of LCC's psychologists, will host a parent presentation on ADHD. Look for details at http://www.laughlincenter.org/, http://www.laughlincenter.blogspot.com/, or become a fan of Laughlin's facebook page
Other topics and events include: the 2nd annual "Feed the Love" community family dinner; the new face of bullying; prescription drug abuse; Texting & Driving: a lethal combination; and a round-up of the year's forums on underage drinking in April, for Alcohol Awareness Month.