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Mill Valley Aware Meeting – November 2019
Date: Thursday, November 21, 2019
Time: 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Place: Mill Valley Community Center
Mill Valley Aware - Next Meeting Mill Valley Aware will be holding their next meeting at the Mill Valley Community Center, Thursday, November 21st, 2019 from 4:00pm-5:30pm.
TUHSD WELLNESS AND CFI PRESENT “SCREENAGERS: SECOND GENERATION” SCREENING & PANEL
Date: Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Place: Smith Rafael Film Center
TUHSD WELLNESS AND CFI PRESENT "SCREENAGERS: SECOND GENERATION" SCREENING & PANEL A special screening of the film, Screenagers Next Chapter: Uncovering Skills for Stress Resilience at the Smith Rafael Film Center in San Rafael. The film will be followed by an expert panel discussion. The film provides a great opportunity for youth to learn how to thrive in our screen and stress-filled world. Learn how we as parents and schools can empower teens with skills to overcome mental health challenges, build emotional agility, communication savvy, and stress resilience. The panel will include one of the
Mill Valley City Council Meeting – Potential Flavored Tobacco Products Ban
Date: Monday, November 4th, 2019
Place: Mill Valley City Hall, Council Chambers
Mill Valley Council will discuss a potential ban on flavored tobacco in the city of Mill Valley. Vaping is a major health issue among our teens and we now have a chance as a community to reduce this by supporting a Full Flavored Tobacco Ban in Mill Valley. Mill Valley is one of the few cities left in Marin County that has not yet adopted a flavor ban and on Monday, November 4th a suggested ordinance will be presented to the City at the City Council Meeting by the Chief of
An Evening with David & Nic Sheff, Authors of High: Everything You Need to Know About Drugs, Alcohol, and Addiction An Evening with David and Nic Sheff, Authors of the book High: Everything You Need to Know About Drugs, Alcohol, and Addiction On October 16, 2019, David and Nic Sheff, Authors of the book, High: Everything You Need to Know About Drugs, Alcohol, and Addiction, sat for a live discussion at Dominican University moderated by Michael Krasny. View the video below! For more information about the book, the Authors, the Community Read Program and more, please visit: https://www.marinhealthyyouthpartnerships.org/marin-community-read MORE »
Marin County Office of Education Hosts Cannabis & Vaping Discussion Panel Let's Talk About Cannabis & Vaping The Marin County Office of Education recently hosted an event focused on the topics of cannabis and vaping. A panel of local health, law enforcement, and substance use prevention experts were invited to discuss the topic and ways of keeping kids safe. View a video of the Marin County Office of Education Cannabis and Vaping Talk below. MORE »
File this Under Good to Know: CA Cannabis Tainted with Pesticides As California figures out all the logistics of legalized marijuana, the state faces an unanticipated problem: "dirty" cannabis that's tainted with pesticides. MORE »
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When it comes to your kids health and safety, we know it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by fear and concern. We have information about events, speakers, education, and other resources to make doing the right thing a little easier for you – and your teen.