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Public Forum: Character, Discipline and Parenting in the 21st Century

Dr. Popkins Olentangy Schools invites you to join your fellow parents as we welcome one of the nation’s foremost authorities on parenting for an entertaining and informative evening that will make a positive difference in the lives of you and your family. On Wednesday November 13, Olentangy Liberty High School will host parenting expert and author Dr. Michael Popkin, who will speak on the topic of raising children in today's high-risk, modern world.

A veteran of more than 200 television shows including multiple appearances as a guest on Oprah, Montel and CNN, Dr. Popkin shows parents how to combine respectful discipline, encouragement and other effective parenting methods. During this free public forum, Dr. Popkin will explain why parenting is one of the most important and challenging jobs in the 21st century and help us understand what we can do to instill in children the character and skills that will enable them to survive and thrive.

This event is presented by the Parent Programs Team (PPT) and will be held on November 13th from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Olentangy Liberty High School, 3584 Home Road, Powell. Free childcare will be available.

There will be a book sale and signing with Dr. Popkin during the event. The book is $15. Please provide exact change or a check written to Heritage Elementary School

In accordance with state and federal law, the district will provide reasonable accomodations to persons with disabilities who wish to attend this event. Such persons should notify the building principal if they require reasonable accomodations.