Beyond Birds and Bees at the Redmond Library: Learn the secrets of the parents and educators who have become the best in the world at teaching children—from birth onward—how to develop healthy sexuality, self-esteem and relationships. Find out how to bring the birds and the bees fully into the 21st century while joining a growing wave of parents and professionals in raising happier, healthier more egalitarian kids.
Lunchtime Learning and Book Signing: Has #MeToo got you looking for better ways to talk with kids about bodies, gender, sex, and love? Join award-winning author Bonnie J. Rough as she shares the parenting journey that led to her newest book, Beyond Birds and Bees: Bringing Home a New Message to Our Kids about Sex, Love, and Equality. Come with questions for a lively discussion!
Bonnie is delighted to join East Coast author KJ Dell'Antonia, author of How to Be A Happier Parent, at neighborhood bookshop paragon Phinney Books. This evening promises gut-truth laughter and solid wisdom about how to stay sane and have fun while parenting through it all.
Join Bonnie J. Rough, author of Beyond Birds and Bees: Bringing Home a New Message to Our Kids about Sex, Love, and Equality and KJ Dell'Antonia, author of How to Be A Happier Parent: Raising a Family, Having a Life, and Loving (Almost) Every Minute, for what promises to be a rollicking conversation about how to stay sane and have fun while parenting through it all: birds and bees, thick and thin.
As new movements throw fresh awareness on the ills of gender inequality in American life, how can we ensure we raise children with healthy, positive, shame-free, and egalitarian attitudes about bodies, gender, sex, and love? To shed some light on this discussion, author Bonnie J. Rough takes Town Hall’s stage in conversation with sexuality and parenting expert Amy Lang and columnist Nicole Brodeur.