Civility Speaks

Upcoming 2017 Civility Speaks community discussions at Stephenson Public Library on Thursday April 13 and Thursday May 11 at 6 pm.

Thursday, April 13, 2017 @ 6 pm
Topic: “Mental Illness in America: How Do We Address a Growing Issue?”
One in five Americans will have mental health problems in any given year. Unaddressed mental illness hurts individuals & their families and results in lost productivity. In rare cases, it can result in violence.Join us to discuss how we can reduce the impact of mental illness in America. Ellen Geisler, UW-Extension Educator, will facilitate the conversation.                               Doors open at 5:30 pm for social time!

                                     Thursday, May 11, 2017 @ 6 pm
                                     Topic: “Minding our Future: Investing in Healthy Infants and Toddlers”
What happens during the first three years of life affects children for a lifetime.
Join us for a discussion about how our investment in parents, communities, and services influence today’s infants and our future. Ellen Geisler, UW-Extension Educator , will lead the discussion.
Doors open at 5:30 pm for social time!