A “Family Strengths” interactive seminar is open to the public and scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Monday, February 6 inside the Community R-VI Cafeteria.
The seminar will provide practical and applicable information on how to celebrate existing family strengths and encourage skill development to create stronger families.
Information will also be provided on the definition of family, function and roles of families, types of families, and nine characteristics of strong families identified by researchers.
Kathy Dothage, the Regional Human Development Specialist with the University of Missouri Extension, will lead the seminar with plans on assuring those in attendance that they will leave with a new perspective on parenting.
Registration will be held from 6-6:30 p.m. for the event with light refreshments provided by the Community R-VI PTO.
Registrations can also be made by calling 573-583-3231 or by stopping by the University of Missouri Extension office located at 101 North Jefferson Street, Room 304, Courthouse Mexico. Certificates will be awarded for childcare staff, foster parents, and at the request of any other individuals in attendance. No childcare will be available for the event.Family Strengths Flyer final (2)