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The Healing Book Tween Grief Workshop

An opportunity for youth ages 10 to 13 to share with peers while creating a personalized book honoring their lost loved one.

On any given day, children in their “tween years” already deal with social and emotional challenges that would stymie many adults. Helping them cope with the loss of a loved one requires creative approaches that appeal to their need for acceptance when expressing their fears, hopes and grief. Chesapeake Life Center will a workshop specifically designed for this age group: “The Healing Book Tween Grief Workshop.” It will be held on the John & Cathy Belcher Campus, 90 Ritchie Highway, Pasadena, Maryland, from 9 a.m. to noon, Friday, March 2, which is a day when Anne Arundel County Public Schools are closed to students. The workshop is an opportunity for youth ages 10 to 13 to share with peers while creating a personalized book honoring their lost loved one. The morning will include breakfast and sharing before working on creating a personal copy of “The Healing Book: Facing the Death – and Celebrating the Life -- of Someone You Love.” The cost to participate is $15, which includes the book and breakfast. Participants are asked to bring with them one or more photos of the person they are honoring. Registration is required by Feb. 23 and can be completed by calling 888-501-7077 or emailing griefinfo@chesapeakelifecenter.org For details on “The Healing Book,” visit www.wateringcanpress.com/html/healingbook.html.

Date & Time

March 2, 2018

9:00AM - 12:00PM

More Info

Event Website

888-501-7077

$15, includes breakfast and personalized copy of "The Healing Book"

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