Guardians of Our Youth
Saturday morning sessions will provide an opportunity for parents/guardians of junior high and high school age young people to listen to “experts” on the challenges that parents/guardians and teen face in their formative years.
In the sessions you will be able to listen, share experiences, and discuss the issues and possible solutions presented in each session.
Saturday, April 14, 9:00 to 10:30 a.m., All Saints Parish Annex
Instilling Grit: The Are of Raising Self-Motivated Kids will show us how to instill grit, self-motivation, and in dependence in our children though current cultural climate pressures us to do the opposite.
Saturday, April 28, 9:00 to 10:30 a.m., All Saints Parish Center
Anxiety in Children and Youth Today. The current environment is creating an epidemic of anxiety in our young. It is up to us as caring adults to help our youth identify and be in tune with their own emotions and, in turn with others.
Saturday, May 5, 9:00 to 10:30 a.m., All Saints Parish Center
Human Trafficking is a growing problem that is even reached into local communities. This session with inform parents/guardians of the scope of the issue and measures they can take to keep young people safe.
The format will be a talk of 45 minutes followed by discussion and table sharing for 45 minutes. This is community event open to parents regardless of school district, church, or organizational affiliation.
Our presenters are area professions with extensive experience in their respective field. Additional resources from local law enforcement and various community support organizations have been invited to attend. Coffee and light refreshments served.
Registration required to help us plan for room setup logistics and refreshments.
Email guardiansofyouthSTP@gmail.com if you have questions or to register.
You may also call the parish office at 636-397-1440 to register. All Saints Catholic Church 7 McMenamy Road St. Peters, MO 63376