Penny Peterson - Community Education Director
Office: Malone Intermediate School, 1220 St. Croix St. . Ph: 715-262-4676 . Fax: 715-262-4888
Future Community Conversations & PCE Events
Thurs, Oct 24 Community Health Fair - 5-7pm - Prescott High School Cafeteria/Lobby
Visit local health and wellness related businesses & organizations at their booths in the Prescott High Lobby. This event is free & open to the public.
This event is being run in conjunction with the Pierce County Public Health/School District Flu Shot Clinic - hours and forms to complete will be forthcoming
Prescott's Trunk-or - Treat - Sunday, October 27 3-5 pm - Prescott High School Parking Lot
Gather the kids, get their costumes on and bring them to this year's Prescott Trunk-or-Treat event! This year's event has been moved to the Prescott High School parking lot to accommodate better parking for participants. We have a number of trunks from various organizations, families & businesses just waiting to create an atmosphere of fun and a sense of community. There will be hot chocolate for sale, and donations accepted, to help raise funds for our continual Community Conversations programming. In case of inclement weather, we will move the event into the high school cafeteria/lobby. Sponsored by Prescott Community Education. For organizations/businesses/families wishing to participate by decorating their trunk & handing out candy/trinkets, you can still register to do so...just contact Penny at the contact info below for registration materials.
Thurs, Nov 14 - 6:30-8pm - Understanding Adolescents & Anxiety - Prescott HS Performing Arts Center
Brian Crim is a licensed Marriage & Family Therapist that has worked with area teens and their families for 20+ years, and is a respected parent educator on the topic of adolescence. Brian’s presentation will provide: an overview of the significant changes going on in the teenage brain and how that relates to anxiety. Come with your questions for Brian and learn how to help teenagers not just survive this vital stage of development, but also thrive! This event is free & open to the public.
Tues, Jan 7 ~ 6:30-7:15pm - The Resiliency Factor: the ability to bend without breaking - Prescott HS Performing Arts Center
Donna Mathiowetz is a speaker and author from Hastings. She has been sharing her story of resiliency with a variety of audiences for over 20 years.
Resiliency is like a muscle and can be strengthened. She will share practical ways that it can be achieved while she weaves her own story of loss and life throughout her presentation. Everyone has or will experience situations in their lives that will require resiliency. Donna uses the analogy of the palm tree. It bends during the storm, then stands again, even stronger than before. The ability for us to stand strong again can’t be accomplished alone. We need others. Donna will share ways that will help us not only survive the worst, but even thrive.
Her website is: www.unfinishedbydesign.com Donna will have copies of her book Unfinished By Design for sale in the lobby after the Community Conversation. This event is free & open to the public.
Previous Community Conversations