Utah State University Extension co-sponsors the Northern Utah Marriage Celebration held at the Weber State University Shepherd Union Building Friday, Feb. 3, from 4 to 9:30 p.m.
Designed as a date night for those who want to prepare for or strengthen their marriages, the celebration features workshops presented by professionals from Northern Utah. Workshops include such topics as intimacy, communication and staying connected. Entertainer Richard Paul Evans is the keynote presenter with his presentation “Love Talks.” 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, parenting and others, are available from 4 to 5 p.m. and 5 to 6 p.m.
“We are excited about this event,” 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 participants will come away with information and skills to enhance their relationships.”
Tickets are available at https://marriagecelebration2017.eventbrite.com or by calling 1-801-399-8207. Early registration is $30 a couple or $20 an individual through January 23. Tickets purchased after January 23 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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