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Public Communications (MS-11)
614 Division Street, Port Orchard, WA
Phone: 360.337.4598
DATE:  January 7, 2009
CONTACT: Mary Ellen de la Pena
PHONE:  360-337-4878
NO: 09-02

Special Event Features International Authority on Mentoring

Kitsap County, WA — The entire community is invited to help celebrate National Mentoring Month at a very special presentation on the “The Power of Mentoring” by Dr. Susan Weinberger, an international authority. This free event, co-sponsored by the Kitsap Youth Mentoring Consortium and the Kitsap Tobacco Alcohol and other Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition (KTASC), is Wednesday, January 21st at the Silverdale Beach Hotel from 5:00–7:30 p.m. Several mentor program representatives will be available to answer questions from 5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. The program begins at 5:30 p.m. and is hosted by Commissioner Josh Brown. Dr. Weinberger’s presentation focuses on the forms and benefits of mentoring and ways to increase the number of mentoring relationships for youth in Kitsap County. To R.S.V.P. or for more information, contact Mary Ellen de la Pena at (360) 337-4878 or

Additional information:
An Evening With Dr. Mentor" flyer


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Last Updated:  May 27, 2014