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Oct 10, 2017 11:32 AMPublication: The Southampton Press

Southampton Town Plans Event In Hampton Bays For Bullying Prevention And Awareness Month

Oct 10, 2017 11:32 AM

To mark Bullying Prevention and Awareness Month, the Town of Southampton and the Southampton Town Youth Bureau will host a community event on Saturday, October 14, from 10 a.m. to noon at Good Ground Park in Hampton Bays.

The event will be held for its sixth consecutive year to help bring attention to victims of bullying, and to provide information for school districts to better address the issue.

Included in the day’s programming is a discussion with guest speaker Nancy Silberkleit, co-CEO of Archie Comic Publications and publisher of the Rise Above Social Issues Foundation. Southampton Town Councilwoman Christine Scalera also will be on hand to discuss the issue of bullying and its prevention.

Live performances by local singer Lindsay Dunn and the Southampton Town Youth Bureau Act TWO Drama Troupe will be held.

For more information or to register for the event, call 631-702-2425, or visit southamptontownny.gov/youthbureau.

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Will someone please hand deliver an invitation to Mr. Radday and all Board Members at the WHB School District so some sort of anti bullying program can be started in the elementary school and then followed by ones in the middle and high school? Maybe then the district will stop being sued by countless victims of bullying and these victims won't have to go out of district (and taxpayers pay their tuition) (Mercy) so these victims, rightly so, can continue an education in a healthy environment! It ...more
By EVV7902 (2), Westhampton on Oct 10, 17 3:07 PM
All school board supers, principals and assistants should be mandatory to attend that class. Should be taught to teachers also...
By knitter (1537), Southampton on Oct 11, 17 2:45 PM
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