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A Family Approach to Digital Well-Being (MCPS Parent Academy) – VIRTUAL

With an ever-changing learning landscape, how can we ensure the digital well-being of our kids? Join us as we explore practical ways to use media and tech to create, connect, communicate, and learn. Families will leave with resources and strategies to support learning and digital well-being at home. Presented by […]


Communicating with Teens (MCPS Parent Academy) – VIRTUAL

Do you feel like it’s difficult to communicate with your teen? Are you wondering how to have a real conversation? In this workshop, you will learn helpful and practical skills to encourage communication between you and your teenager and strategies that can help reduce problems. Recommended for families of middle […]


Destination College: Understanding Financial Aid (MCPS Parent Academy) – VIRTUAL

Families and students need a clear understanding of the ways to pay for college. This workshop will focus on defining financial aid, how it is determined, conducting scholarship searches, and managing student loan debt. Presented by Achieva Educational Consulting. Recommended for families of middle and high school students. Register HERE


My Children Aren’t Getting Enough Exercise (MCPL) – VIRTUAL

Marc Sickel, founder and owner of Fitness for Health, has been helping people from 2 months – 94 years enjoy the benefits of physical activity while having fun. Are your children spending too much time watching TV or playing video games?  Making exercise fun may be just what you need […]


Blair HS PTSA: El Grupo LOS PADRES / LOS PADRES Group (VIRTUAL)

      Hispanic Outreach Group               Hola!   (English version below) El Grupo LOS PADRES de la Asociación de Padres, Maestros y Estudiantes de Blair, PTSA, y la Secundaria Blair los invita a nuestra reunión virtual el sábado, 14 de noviembre de 9:00 a 11:00 de la mañana. Hablaremos en […]


⭐ ‘Real Talk: Maryland Colleges Edition’ to Connect Black Students (College Board) – VIRTUAL

Join us for the second event in our Real Talk fall series, “Real Talk: Maryland Colleges Edition.” The event will feature colleges and universities in the state of Maryland (Bowie State University, Johns Hopkins University, Loyola University Maryland, Morgan State University, Towson University, the University of Maryland College Park, University […]


COVID-19 and College Admissions Princeton Review Info Session (New York Public Library) – VIRTUAL or PHONE

  Join us for an info session about the college admissions process provided by The Princeton Review. COVID-19 and College Admissions: The landscape of college admissions has changed significantly due to COVID19, and will continue to evolve through the foreseeable future. Advice on how to handle the SAT, ACT, AP exam […]


Brown Lecture Series: Matthew A. Cherry, Author & Filmmaker of ‘Hair Love’ (Enoch Pratt Library) – VIRTUAL

FREE tickets for Zoom Webinar or Facebook Live go on sale September 30 at 9am. Matthew A. Cherry will be in conversation with Sidney Clifton about his work. Matthew A. Cherry personally raised over $280K on Kickstarter to make the award winning short film, HAIR LOVE, which was adapted into a picture book for Penguin Random House. It was […]