Empowering our Teen Girls: A SafeTeen Workshop – Powerful Alternatives to Violence


On February 18th, 2012, Soroptomist International of TriCities is proud to host Empowering our Teen Girls: A SafeTeen Workshop – Powerful Alternatives to Violence

This enlightening and educational workshop for teen girls and parents or adult figures in their lives will focus on developing useful skills to empower us to cope with verbal, emotional, social & physical challenges we are exposed to every day. (Adults and the teens will be in separate rooms.)

This workshop includes:

    Developing skills for teen girls and parents

  • Keeping teens and adults safe
  • Addressing issues facing teen girls
  • Helping girls cope with verbal, emotional and physical threats
  • An in-depth Q&A session

An afternoon drumming circle will be hosted by Rhythm Wellness following lunch.

When: Saturday, February 18 2012 – 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Where: Grade 7 & 8 Girls – Outlet Room, Leigh Square by City Hall on Shaughnessy Street. Adults – Port Coquitlam Rec. Center Green Room (2150 Wilson Ave)

Lunch: Delicious and hot meals for everyone!

Entertainment: Rhythm Wellness Drumming Circle for all participants

Cost: Adults – $10, Teens – no cost

RSVP: To register, or for more information, contact Linda at Lindakozina@gmail.com or 604-942-9793.

Soroptimist International of the TriCities is a service organization dedicated to improving the lives of women and girls locally and around the world. We are pleased to host this workshop featuring the skills of SafeTeen – a Canadian organization focused on building esteem and keeping kids safe.

www.soroptimisttricities.org
www.safeteen.ca

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