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2018 Mayor's Character Breakfast

"Inspiring Hope"

Thursday, January 25
7am - 9am

Join us at the Mayor's Character Breakfast as we recognize community members and businesses who have demonstrated excellent character in the Lee's Summit community. Ryan Lefebvre, announcer for the Major League Baseball's Kansas City Royals will be the keynote speaker. Mr. Lefebvre will kickoff the celebration followed by the Reflections of Character, Lifetime Achievement and Ethics in Business awards.

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A Parent University Special Presentation

Youth Mental Health and Suicide Prevention:
A Community Conversation

Recorded November 11, 2017
A panel discussion by mental health professionals and suicide prevention advocates, including:

  • Drs. Steven and Karen Arkin, St. Luke's Hospital
  • Terry Trafton, CommCare
  • Marsha Palmer-Thelwell, ReDiscover
  • Chief Travis Forbes, Lee's Summit Police Department
  • Dr. Edwin Kraemer, Truman Medical Center - Lakewood

Parenting is Hard!

Could You Use Some Love and Logic®?

Do you find parenting to be the most challenging yet rewarding responsibility? Could you use some help to establish a positive discipline foundation in your home? Lee's Summit CARES offers the popular Becoming a Love and Logic Parent classes developed by the Cline Fay Institute.

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