Martin County Library System Press Releases

April 27, 2010

Free Parenting Workshop May 13, 20 and 27

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                       

DATE:  APRIL 27, 2010                                                                                   

CONTACT:  PUBLIC RELATIONS 772/221-1403     

WHO:            Sponsored by The Law Firm of Rubin & Rubin in cooperation with the Martin County Library System, CHARACTER COUNTS! and United Way of Martin County, and Life Works.

WHAT:           Summertime Survival Tips: Redirect Your Child’s Behavior Toward a Phenomenal Summer—and Beyond!


                       A parenting workshop presented by Susan Dockerill

Learn how to touch, move and inspire your family in this free three-part parenting workshop.  Susan Dockerill, certified International Network for Children and Families Trainer, and director and founder of Life Works Parenting Tools, will show you how to:

  • Reduce sibling rivalry
  • Solve conflicts peacefully and
  • Promote agreements


Redirecting Children’s Behavior textbooks and workbooks will be available for purchase ($25.00 per set) during check-in prior to each class.

WHEN:          Thursdays, May 13, 20 and 27, 6:30–9:30 p.m.


WHERE:       Blake Library, John F. Armstrong Wing, 2351 SE Monterey Road, Stuart


HOW:            Free.  Pre-registration is required.  To register or for further information, contact Holly Laiben at CHARACTER COUNTS!, 772/283-4800, ext. 234 or

To learn more about the Martin County Library System call 772/221-1403, pick up a Library Connection at any branch library or visit the library Web site at http://www,  To learn more about CHARACTER COUNTS!, a program of United Way of Martin County, visit



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