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Parents Can Learn How to Help Children Succeed In School at Free Presentation

Union County, NJ — Parents of elementary and middle school-aged children are invited to attend a free educational presentation, “Helping Your Child Succeed In School,” on Wednesday, October 4 from 6:30PM to 8:15PM at the Linden Public Library, located at 32 Henry Street in Linden. 

The Union County Division of Youth Services will present the formal presentation following opening remarks by Terry Todd of The F.A.B. Coalition. 

“The program is designed to provide inspirational and interactive dialogue to identify issues, strategies and resources to improve the well-being and academic performance of our most precious resource — our youth,” said Nora Mislan, Co-Chair of the Union County Human Relations Commission, one of the program sponsors. 

“This session is a good opportunity for parents to learn how they can help their children feel confident about their ability to handle the challenges of school, and help ensure that they have a well rounded academic experience,” said Freeholder Chairman Bruce H. Bergen.

The program is co-sponsored by the Office of the Union County Superintendent of Schools, the Office of the Linden Superintendent of Schools, and the Union County Division of Youth Services.

Light refreshments will be served.  Free parking is available, and the facility is wheelchair accessible.

The program is free and open to the public. Pre-registration is required.  Please register online at   For more information, please call 908-889-9028.

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