Utah 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, firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: Naomi Brower, 801-399-8206, email@example.com
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