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Phone: 360.337.4598


Date: April 17, 2013

Renee Overath, WSU Kitsap Extension
 (360) 337-7170 or

No: 2013-033

Strengthening Families Program offered

(Bremerton, WA) - Families with youth ages 10-14 are invited to register for the Strengthening Families Program at Mountain View Middle School (MVMS) in Bremerton. The program is designed for families to attend together and will be held Thursday evenings, May 2nd through June 13th from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. Free dinner will be served and child care is available for children age 2 and older. Space is limited; families will be enrolled on a first-come, first-served basis. Deadline to register is Friday, April 26th.

Parents learn what to expect from their adolescent children, over a dozen tools for effectively parenting teens, and how to set limits and show love during the pre-teen and teen years. Youth will learn how to resist peer pressure, handle angry feelings, choose positive friends and appreciate their parents/caregivers.

To download a registration form, visit the WSU Extension website at
For MVMS program information, contact Joyce Cowdery,, (360) 620-7291.


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Last Updated:  May 27, 2014