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2015-2016

COMMUNITY PROGRAMMING

 

Ashland’s Decisions at Every Turn (DAET) Coalition and the Friends of the Ashland Public Library are pleased to be co-hosting programs for parents and the community. Programs will provide parents with strategies, the opportunity to collect new skills, and get answers to compelling questions. Programs are free and open to all. For questions about programs at the library, please contact president@friendsoftheapl.com. For questions about programs at other locations, please direct inquiries to CoalitionInfo@AshlandDecisions.org.

 

 

 

Updated March 2, 2016

Topic

Speaker

Date, Location, Audience

Mental Health World Café

Laurie Jo Wallace, MA

Date: Tuesday, October 27
Time: 7:00-9:00 pm
Location: Ashland High School Library
Audience: Parents, Guardians, Youth, Community

Medication Safety

John J. Byrnes, MA, PhD

Elizabeth Byrnes, PhD

Date: Friday, October 30

Time: 9:30 am

Location: Ashland Senior Center

Audience: Adults 62+, family, caregivers

Mindfulness Tools

Lisa Campbell, HHT, MMIC

Date: Thursday, January 7
Time: 7-8:30 pm

Location: Ashland Public Library

Audience: Parents of all aged children

So Much to Worry About: What is Causing Anxiety in Our Youth, Why We Should Be Concerned, and What We Can Do

Carolyn Chapman, MSW LICSW; Mara Acel-Green, MSW, LICSW; Lauren Morris, MSW, LICSW; and Kerry Luoma, LMHC

Date: Thursday, January 21
Time: 7-8:30 pm

Location: Ashland Public Library

Audience: Parents of all aged children

Social Emotional Learning and Resilience Building

 

Susan Rivers, PhD

Deputy Director, Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence

Date: Thursday, February 11
Time: 7-8:30 pm

Location: Ashland High School Auditorium

Audience: Parents of all aged children, Community

Ready, Set, Go!

Using Unstructured Time: How to Support Learning in Young Children without Pushing

Courtney Arsenault, MS

Date: Tuesday, February 23
Time: 7-8:30 pm
Location: Ashland Public Library
Audience: Parents of Pre-K to Grade 4

Nutrition

Lisa Beaudin, CHHS

Director of Nutrition, Ashland Public Schools

Date: Tuesday, March 8
Time: 7-8:30 pm
Location: Ashland Public Library
Audience: Community

Summer Send Off!

Pre-prom/Senior Week Program

Presenters: the Improbable Players; Middlesex County DA’s Office; Ashland Police Chief Craig Davis

Date: Tuesday, May 10
Time: 7-9 pm
Location: Ashland High School Auditorium
Audience: AHS Juniors/Seniors and parents

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