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Upcoming Educational Programs

Monday, October 15  @ 7 p.m.            

Highland Park United Methodist Church

Clay Olsen on Fight the New Drug 

 

After over 100 school assemblies around the country and receiving thousands of emails from teens around the world, Fight the New Drug has developed 5 tips for parents on how to address the issue of explicit material with teenagers. These tips are what teens wish their parents knew when approaching this subject. If you currently have teenagers, are about to have teenagers, plan on having teenagers someday, or just want to learn more, you won't want to miss this insightful and powerful presentation.

Clay Olsen, President and Co-Founder of Fight the New Drug, is a creative and passionate social entrepreneur born and raised in Northern Utah. In 2010 he co-found Fight the New Drug (fightthenewdrug.org), a youth movement dedicated to raising awareness on the harmful effects of explicit material and other forms of exploitation through science, facts and personal accounts. Fight the New Drug has been featured on ABC Nightline, ABC News, TIME Magazine, The New York Times, NPR, CBS, CNN, USA Today and more. Clay has personally presented at hundreds of secondary schools, universities, and event centers to hundreds of thousands all over the world. He’s spoken at the United Nations, the World Congress of Families and the Set Free Global Summit. 

Sunday, November 4  @ 4 p.m.        

Highland Park High School

Brainious (a film on how students brains work and how they learn) followed by a Q&A session with local experts from Momentus Academy