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UCS presents program on children and stress

United Counseling Service will host a special webinar, "Our Kids Are More Stressed Than Ever - What Can We Do About It?" on Wednesday, Aug. 5 at 6 p.m.

Parents, caregivers, and all who interact regularly with young people are invited to join UCS Youth and Family Service Clinician Kathleen Baroody as she discusses signs and symptoms to look for that may indicate a child is feeling stressed. Attendees will learn helpful interventions and tools that can be used by non-professionals. This event is free; however, registration is required in order to obtain a link. To register visit

"Our Kids Are More Stressed Than Ever" is the third in a series of webinars United Counseling Service has presented this year, with more planned for the coming months.

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For more information about UCS visit or call 802-442-5491.


Talk to examine Israel-Palestine conflict

Bill Freedman, a resident of Israel for the past 50 years, will speak on the conflict between Palestine and Israel on Tuesday, Aug. 4 at 5:30 p.m. via Zoom. Examining the deep, broad and densely tangled root causes of the conflict, and the decisions, policies and often violent actions on both sides that have exacerbated it, Freedman will try to explain why this conflict has been so resistant to resolution.

Registration for this Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning talk is $10 in advance. For more information or to register, call 802-867-0111 or visit


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