AUGUSTA — The Power of One, Be an Upstander, Not a Bystander event is scheduled for 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, at Buker Community Center.

This multi-generational event will offer interactive workshops and educational activities. Topics include beyond bullying, respectful connection, healthy relationships, teen dating, compassionate (non-violent) communication and elder care abuse.

Those who attend can create an Upstander T-shirt and make a commitment to being one voice among many. The event is free and open to the public, and a café lunch is available for purchase.

The event is hosted by Mid-Maine Youth to support their 2017 Safe Passages trip to Guatemala, and is sponsored by the Family Violence Project and the Unitarian Universalist Community Church of Augusta.

For more information, call 622-3232.


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