St. Charles Herald-Guide

“Coming of Age” seminar

From staff and wire reports - March 18, 2014

LAPLACE - River Parishes Hospital is hosting a “Coming of Age” seminar for girls on Tuesday, March 18 at 6:30 p.m.

This seminar is designed for girls aged 9 to 12 who are accompanied by a parent or guardian.

This seminar focuses on the physical and emotional journey a young girl goes through during puberty. Topics to be discussed include growth and development, menstruation, reproduction, self-esteem and personal hygiene. The fee for the seminar is $5 and may be paid at the door. Reservations are required, as space is limited.

To make a reservation, call (985) 653-1644.

The event will be held in the River Parishes Hospital Medical Pavilion, located at 502 Rue de Santé, Suite 309B in LaPlace.