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PARENT Talks: Teens, College, Summer Camp

By Jackie Burrell
Monday, March 15th, 2010 at 6:02 am in Parenting Issues.

Summer camp Pleasanton Summer Camp Showcase
March 20 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Harvest Park Middle School gym, Pleasanton. Sample Pleasanton Parks and Rec summer classes and camps, watch demos, do hands-on activities and meet instructors at this free summer camp showcase. Details: 925-931-5340.

Discipline Through the Lens of Temperament
March 21 from 7 to 8 a.m. on 98.1 KISS-FM and streamed live on Childhoodmatters.org.
Behavioral temperament and discipline strategies are the topics for this session by Nurse Rona and guests Mary Kurcinka, author of “Kids, Parents, and Power Struggles,” and Stephanie Agnew, a parent education coordinator at San Mateo County’s Parent’s Place.

Talking with Teens
March 28 from 7 to 8 a.m. on 98.1 KISS-FM and streamed live on Childhoodmatters.org.
The final episode in the “Your Teen Matters” series features Nurse Rona and Beth Samuelson, MA, of Student Organizational Services, discussing practical and effective communication techniques for parents of teens.

Your Adolescent and Drugs: Communication and the Brain
April 14 at 7 p.m., Campolindo High Library, Moraga
A talk for parents by Ralph Cantor, sponsored by Acalanes Adult Ed.

Preparing Parents for the College Transition
April 19 at 7 p.m., Miramonte High Theater, Orinda
A talk for parents by Maisha Beasley, St. Mary’s College parent liaison, sponsored by Acalanes Adult Ed.

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One Response to “PARENT Talks: Teens, College, Summer Camp”

  1. latisha Says:

    My two boys are graduating college in May. Neither of them know what they want to do. Found this book yesterday. I’m hoping it will spur them on. “You Have A College Degree, Now What?” http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0578044048/ref=cm_sw_r_fa_dp

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