Update: The Nov. 12 “For the Love of Kids” parenting seminar has been canceled due to low attendance. We are sorry to hear this but wanted our giveaway contestants to know that Beech Acres will be providing or giveaway winner with two tickets to attend one of their upcoming parenting workshops held at the Beech Acres Parenting Center.
Beech Acres Parenting Center is a great resource for parents. They have some outstanding classes and events that include parenting workshops as well as counseling services, peer groups, and more. They also sponsor the “For the Love of Kids® National Speaker Seminar Series”. On Nov. 12, renowned parenting expert, Dr. Michele Borba, will be the keynote speaker at the Cintas Center on the Xavier University Campus. Her topic: ” 7 Essential Skills Kids Need to Succeed in this Crazy World”!
Their press release sums it up best:
“Dr. Michele Borba is an NBC contributor who has made over 100 appearances on nationally syndicated shows, has authored 22 books, presented workshops to over one million people and on November 12, parenting expert Dr. Michele Borba will help Beech Acres Parenting Center kick-off its For the Love of Kids® parenting seminar series with a three-hour seminar: 7 Essential Skills Kids Need to Succeed in this Crazy World! It will be held at the Cintas Center.
7 Essential Skills Kids Need to Succeed in this Crazy World! This For the Love of Kids Seminar will strengthen parents’ skills in helping their children become more resourceful and self-reliant. It will be packed with practical research-based strategies, inspiring stories, real-life examples and instant tips to cultivate these traits. Dr. Borba will discuss peer conflicts and pressure; self-esteem; problem solving; resiliency; optimism; stick-to-itiveness; and delayed gratification.”
Beech Acres ‘For the Love of Kids’ parenting seminar series offers Greater Cincinnati parents the rare opportunity to learn from knowledge of nationally respected experts about how to raise thriving and resilient children. What each of these speakers share with Beech Acres is their common belief that children AND adults learn best in an atmosphere of respect, hope and positive expectations. “
Beech Acres has given FFC, two tickets to giveaway for the seminar ($70 value). To enter the FFC giveaway, you must be a resident of Greater Cincinnati and be at least 18 years or older. You will have until 5pm on Tuesday Nov. 8 to enter. The winner will be drawn after 5pm and notified that night. You will have 24 hours to RSVP your acceptance or we will have to draw a new winner. You can enter up to SIX times by doing one (or all) of the following:
- Leave a comment with your best parenting recommendation.
- Subscribe to the Family Friendly Cincinnati eNewsletter (top right sidebar) and leaving a comment say you did (or you already do);
- Join our new Community Forum and leave a comment saying you did;
- Visit Beech Acres website and leave a comment on the date and topic of the next For the Love of Kids seminar;
- Visit Dr. Michele Borba’s website and tell me the title of one of the 23 books she has authored.
- Become a fan of the Family Friendly Cincinnati or Beech Acres Facebook page and leave a comment saying you did