For Hub City Times
MARSHFIELD – The Fellowship of Christian Athletes will host an event for awareness and action Aug. 15-16 in Marshfield. The LEAP Conference – Learning, Engaging, Applying, Progressing – is a 24-hour conference for kids entering grades six through nine in the fall.
Four groups will present information on issues kids are facing every day. The Marshfield Personal Development Center will discuss social media awareness and cyberbullying, as well as positive boundaries and warning signs in dating relationships. The Marshfield Area Coalition for Youth will bring discussion on drug trends in the community. Liz Gosse, from Youth for Christ, will provide instruction on QPR – Question, Persuade, Refer – Suicide Prevention. A trained John Maxwell Leadership member will also speak at the event.
The conference will include an overnight stay at Woodfield Inn & Suites, with presentations at Zion United Methodist Church.
To register, visit http://wisconsinfca.org/northcentralupcoming. For more information, call 715-573-0927 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.