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June 2017

Don't blink. That is what I keep telling myself. How quickly this year has flown by. We started the year of with our signature program, Sixth Grade Ethics Day. Cindy Carlson, our program director, continued to shake things up infusing the program with relevance for today's world and provided take-home messages our tweens will use as

June 2016

The Safe Community Coalition recently wrapped up two days of events with Julie Lythcott-Haims, author of the best-selling book "How To Raise an Adult", on May 2 and 3.  Ms. Lythcott-Haims' presentation to the community on May 2 at McLean High School was an enormous success, selling out in advance and enabling over 570 members

March 2016

SCC welcomes  Julie Lythcott-Haims,  noted author and former dean of freshman at Stanford University, to our com munity. Her book,  How to Raise an Adult , presents a convincing vision of the problems inherent in overprotected, overparented, over-scheduled kids. She then offers a sma rt, compassionate alternative approach for parents who want to foster hearty self-reliance. Julie Lythcott-Haims draws on research, conversations

November 2015

The opening of a gun store in our community has ignited a fury of perspective on gun sales and gun ownership.  The Safe Community Coalition endeavors to support the efforts of our community to keep our children healthy and safe.  Therefore, we are using this space to provide information to help parents keep their children