Thriving Family Event

Thriving Family Event

Event details

  • Friday | May 12, 2017 to Saturday | May 13, 2017
  • 6:00 pm
  • 2031 E. Cork Street Kalamazoo MI 49001
  • 269.327.0445

Families come in all shapes and sizes. Whether you have children, hope to have children, parent solo or with a partner, your household can be a place of BELONGING, where each person feels safe, cared for and loved AND a place of BECOMING, where you help one another develop who you are for the good of the world.

Join authors Mark and Lisa Scandrette for this practical workshop based on their latest book, Belonging and Becoming: Creating A Thriving Family Culture. Together we will explore tools and practices that can help your family thrive.


Tentative Schedule:


  • 6pm – Registration and Refreshments
  • 6:30pm – 8:30pm Session One – Introduction: Belonging and Becoming


  • 9:00 – Coffee and Refreshments
  • 9:15 – Session Two – What Matters Most
  • 10:15 – Break
  • 10:30 – Session Three – Life Rhythms
  • 11:45 – Lunch (provided)
  • 12:30 – Electives A Options:
    Finding the Right Sized Life
    Cultivating Spiritual Practices at Home
  • 1:30 – Electives B Options:
    Supporting Character Development in Your Kids
    Being a Student of Your Child/Spouse
  • 2:30 – Closing Q&A

Registration cost includes a complimentary copy of the book, Belonging and Becoming.