Building Better Marriages 2016-2017

  • 01 Jul 2016
  • 6:00 PM
  • 30 Jun 2017
  • 8:00 PM
  • BBM workshops run year round at ALL locations (Jackson, Hillsdale and Lenawee counties). -- PREREGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED - Drop-ins are welcome!

Registration

(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • Located at United Way (Downtown Jackson)
  • Located at Northwest Public Schools (Administration Office)
  • Located at The Centre (Adrian)
  • Located at The HUB in Hillsdale

BBM Workshops are FREE for everyone. Donations may be made online or in person at the BBM workshops.
 

Building Better Marriages is an ongoing, drop-in workshop (no pre-registration required) offered at two Jackson County locations, one Lenawee County location, and one Hillsdale County location. An MMJ facilitator explores a new topic each week in a comfortable, relaxed atmosphere.

 

Hillsdale
Monday

Lenawee
Tuesday
 
 Hillsdale County
 Monday evenings, 6-8 p.m.
 The HUB Activity Center
 1300 S. Hillsdale Rd., Hillsdale

  Just (0.2 mi.) south of the hospital.
 
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  Lenawee County - Adrian

  Tuesday evenings, 6-8 p.m.
  The Centre - Meeting Room B
  1800 W. US Highway 223, Adrian

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  Child Care Available: $5 per child

  Venue sponsor:




Jackson
Monday
 Jackson - North
Tuesday

  Jackson County - Downtown

  Monday evenings, 6-8 p.m.
  United Way Center
  536 N. Jackson St., Jackson
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  Child Care Available: $5 per
   child at YMCA for potty trained        children who can use the
   bathroom on their own 

  Venue sponsor:


  Jackson County - North

  Tuesday evenings, 6-8 p.m.
  Northwest Community Schools
  Administration Office
  6900 Rives Junction Rd. Jackson

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Suggested donation: $5 per person, per week*



Topic Schedule:

CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE SCHEDULE


March 20 & 21 - Control Issues

March 27 & 28 - Listening Beyond the Words

April 3 & 4 - Personality Differences

April 10 & 11 - Childhood Issues & Emotional Baggage

April 17 & 18 - Handling Anger Constructively

April 24 & 25 - Speaking the Truth in Love

May 1 & 2 - How to Fight Fair; Conflict Resolution

May 8 & 9 - Money Matters

May 15 & 16 - Forgiveness & Repair
May 22 & 23 - Rebuilding Trust
May 29 & 30 - NO WORKSHOP/MEMORIAL DAY

June 5 & 6 - Building a Climate of Respect

June 12 & 13 -  Responsibility and the Blame Game

June 19 & 20 -  Understanding Expectations

June 26 & 27 -  Redefining the Power Struggle


Note: Topics continue in the above cycle throughout the year, so if you miss one, no worries. It will come up at a later date!


* Cost underwritten in part by Marriage Matters Jackson, the Jackson Community Foundation, the Merillat Foundation, and donors like you!



 

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