Parent U Weekly Newsletter

Monday, April 11 - Friday, April 15

SESSIONS FOR THE WEEK:

Substance Free Youth (Asheville Middle School)

Tuesday, April 12th, 6-7:15pm

197 South French Broad Avenue

Asheville, NC

Substance Free Youth wants to learn what concerns parents have around substance abuse. What does substance abuse look like in your child's environment? How can we help? During this community talk, we will also share ways that parents and family members can talk about drugs with their teens and how to spot the signs of drug use.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Raising Resilient Children (Hillcrest Resource Center -Building 17A)

Wednesday, April 13th, 1-3pm

100 Atkinson Street

Asheville, NC

We all face challenges in our lives, as as much as we would like to prevent it, our children will to. this workshop is designed for parents of infants-5th graders to better understand how to help children deal with life stress and handle their feelings.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Be Ready Cross and CPR Training (American Red Cross)

Thursday, April 14th, 6-7:15pm

100 Edgewood Road

Asheville, NC

The Red Cross is here to make sure you are as prepared as you possibly can be for potential disasters and other emergencies. Be Ready Cross included specific information about what to put in your emergency kit, tips for pet supply skits, and area-specific information about the disasters we are most likely to encounter. Hands-Only CPR is taught as part of Be Ready Cross.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Parenting in the Digital Age (Asheville Middle School)

Thursday, April 14th, 6-7:15pm

197 South French Broad Avenue

Asheville, NC

It is not easy being a parent in the digital age. Today's children are immersed in technology in a way that parents never were. While technology can be a wonderful way for kids to learn and connect, there are specific risks associated that parents need to be aware of. Join us for this interactive workshop as we explore current issues such as sexting, cyber-bullying, plus learn about social media sites and apps.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

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