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All Things Motherhood: MommyShorts + TheHappilyEva

All Things Motherhood- MommyShorts + TheHappilyEva

Dec 12, 2019 @ 8:00 pm9:30 pm

JCC Manhattan


Suggested Ages: Adult Friendly to Adult Friendly, Adult Friendly

Meet Instagram personalities Ilana Wiles (@MommyShorts) and Eva Amurri Martino (@TheHappilyEva). Hear about their experiences parenting while maintaining an active social media presence. They will discuss subjects such as explaining social media to younger kids and setting reasonable parameters in the social media era. Hear how they juggle the conflict that evolves when you try to limit your kids’ screen time while having a job that involves spending a lot of time on your phone yourself.

Wine reception with Insomnia Cookies to follow.

Stories in Stone: LGBTQ+ Memorials

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Living History: Celebrate Juneteenth

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