Leona Carter: parent educator, motivational speaker, published author. She is a woman wearing many hats. Somehow she has found time to team up with the Portage District Library for an interactive conversation, "How to Talk to Your Teens in Difficult Times," Tuesday, March 19th from 7:00pm to 8:00pm. Coach Carter will discuss six strategies to support teenagers, with a focus on reflections from the movie and book The Hate U Give.

Being a teen is tough, especially in today's social-media focused world. Influences are everywhere, and its so important to make sure your children feel comfortable coming to you for help and advice. Be armed with the tools you need. Leona Carter, the Portage District Library, and the conversation "How to Talk to Your Teens in Difficult Times" will help.

Here's what you need to know:

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