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Speaker - Parenting Boys

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Speaker - Parenting Boys
by S. Zryd - Monday, 29 March 2010, 9:06 AM

The SD73 District Parent Advisory Council is pleased to host

renowned speaker Barry MacDonald, on Monday May 10, 2010

at the Kamloops Alliance Church from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm,

as he presents his workshop: “Effective Parenting Strategies for Boys”

Barry MacDonald is the founder of and author of

Boy Smarts: Mentoring Boys for Success at School. He is a sought-after speaker

who has presented to thousands of educators and parents and was featured

by the Vancouver Sun as one of the 25 Most Influential People to Watch

for his innovative work. His workshops and presentations have consistently

SOLD OUT in Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver.

We would like to thank School District 73 for sponsoring this event.

Tickets are $ 10.00 in advance and $ 15.00 at the door (if still available).

We encourage you to purchase tickets early to avoid disappointment,

as there are a limited number available. Tickets will go on sale in school

offices starting April 9th. Each school will receive a limited number, and

they will be redistributed according to demand. Please publish this information

in your school newsletter, on your website, etc. Posters will arrive shortly.

For more information on this event please contact Renee Anderson at

250-579-5953 or e-mail DPAC at For more information on

Barry MacDonald please visit his website at

Because we've heard that parents find them useful, DPAC regularly sends out

links to Barry MacDonald's monthly newsletters. Here is the link to the latest one,

which is the third part in a series on sibling rivalry: