USU Extension Co-Sponsors Utah Marriage Celebration

    USU Extension Co-Sponsors Utah Marriage Celebration

    Marriage CelebrationUtah State University Extension co-sponsors the Northern Utah Marriage Celebration held at the Weber State University Shepherd Union Building Friday, Feb. 19, from 4 to 9:30 p.m.

    Designed as a date night for those who want to prepare for or strengthen their marriage, the marriage celebration features workshops presented by professionals from Northern Utah. Workshops include such topics as intimacy, communication and staying connected. Entertainer Jason Hewlett is the keynote presenter and will address how to “Shake It Up.” His presentation concludes the evening.

    The conference begins at 6 p.m. and includes two workshop sessions. Bonus workshop sessions, including topics on second marriages, maintaining positivity in relationships and others, are available from 4 to 5 p.m. and 6 to 7 p.m.  

    “We are excited about this conference,” said Naomi Brower, Utah State University Extension family and consumer sciences faculty for Weber County. “We have a fantastic lineup of speakers and we are confident that the couples that attend will come away with information and skills to enhance their relationships.”

    Tickets are available through SmithsTix box offices, by phone (1.800.888.TIXX) or Internet (www.smithstix.com). Early registration is $30 a couple or $20 an individual through January 31. Tickets purchased after January 31 will be $40 a couple or $25 an individual. A limited number of tickets may be available at the door and will be by cash or check only. More information can be found at www.strongermarriage.org under Events. 

    Additional co-sponsors for the Northern Utah Marriage Celebration are strongermarriage.org and Weber State University.

     

    Writer: Julene Reese, 435-797-0810, julene.reese@usu.edu
    Contact:  Naomi Brower, 801-399-8206, naomi.brower@usu.edu
    Published on: Jan 13, 2016

    Related Articles

    Ask an Expert: Check Your Hunger/Fullness Scale and Become a Mindful Eater

    Ask an Expert: Check Your Hunger/Fullness Scale and Become a Mindful Eater

    Congratulations! You made it through the holiday season. As we are starting into the New Year, most of us have hit the reset button and have wellness on our minds. One of the things I hear most from people is how they need to cleanse from the holidays, so their answer is to go on a diet.

    Read More
    Ask an Expert: Five Tips for Food Safety at Holiday Buffets

    Ask an Expert: Five Tips for Food Safety at Holiday Buffets

    The aromas of holiday foods often bring to mind the sweet memories of years past. Whether a large family gathering, office party or pot luck, the holidays are filled with traditional foods that bring people together. On the other hand, there may be in your memory a time where the result of such a gathering left you nauseous, vomiting or worse because of an episode of food-borne illness.

    Read More
    Ask an Expert: 12 Tips for Earthquake Readiness

    Ask an Expert: 12 Tips for Earthquake Readiness

    With the sobering news of recent natural disasters around the world, many people are wondering how they would respond during and after such traumatic events. What emergency preparations have you made? What would you do in a tornado? What would you do in an earthquake?

    Read More