Thursday, May 28th, 2:00 p.m.
U.S. Chamber Free Webinar: Parenting During the Pandemic: Supporting Teens, Tweens, and Ourselves Through Challenging Times
For many parents, trying to do their own jobs while helping their teens and tweens cope and keep up with their schoolwork has become one of the most challenging aspects of the pandemic. Join the U.S. Chamber for a conversation on parenting and hear expert strategies on balancing parenting and work during the pandemic as well as protecting your mental health – influenced by feedback from teens themselves. Featured speakers include:
- Dr. Jennifer Hartstein, Owner and Psychologist, Hartstein Psychological Services
- Laura Horne, MPH, CHES Chief Program Officer, Active Minds
- Dr. Kristen Lee, EdD, LICSW Lead Faculty for Behavioral Science, Northeastern University
- Elyse Cohen, Senior Director, Health, Wellness, and Food Programs, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation
Monday, June 1st, 1:30 p.m.
The Heart of the Civil War Heritage Area is hosting a reopening webinar for historical and cultural sites
Visitor-serving cultural organizations, particularly those that invite visitors into historic structures, requested that our next session in the Heart of the Civil War Heritage Area Planning for Reopening series be devoted to advice related to cleaning and disinfecting. A team of experts will join us for an hour to offer COVID-19 related guidance for general housekeeping and special considerations for historic materials, such as historic door fixtures and hand railings. Our guests will include:
- Sarah Polzin (Training Manager) and Adam Mannarino (Health & Safety Officer) – NPS Historic Preservation Training Center
- Mary Striegel, Chief research scientist (historic preservation, art conservation) National Center for Preservation Technology & Training
- Nichole Doub, Head Conservator, Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory
The RSVP for the Zoom link to this conversation will arrive soon. You’ll have a chance to pose a question in advance at that time (live Q & A will also be invited).