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Linn Benton Community College - Benton Center

  • Tuesday, February 21, 2023, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
    757 NW Polk Ave, Corvallis
    Registration required
  • Free
Black family with mom, dad and daughter.

This workshop will discuss the positive communication efforts and affirming positive affirmations around being Black. We will also discuss how to avoid Black put-downs and help children understand and cope with racism.

Topics include:

  • African Heritage.
  • Courage/Achievements of African People.
  • Strengths of Black Families.
  • Unique Black Customs and Language.

About the presenter: Terrance I. Harris, M.Ed, has over 10 years of experience as a higher ed professional along with eight years of experience as a peer educator, parent coach, and tobacco cessation specialist. He instructs parenting courses for Linn & Benton Counties and is certified through the Effective Black Parenting program.

This class is offered in-person and online. To attend the presentation virtually, you will need access to an internet device with a camera and microphone. A Zoom Link and password information will be provided at time of registration.