Henrico, Va. Feb. 13, 2020 — At least one in 10 Henrico County young people have reported using an e-cigarette or vaping device, according to nonprofit advocacy group Henrico Too Smart 2 Start — and the popularity of vaping is increasing. Register for Henrico County Public Schools’ Feb. 27 Vaping Prevention Workshop and get the facts about vaping from experts. Find out what you can do to educate young people about the realities and health risks of vaping. Get resources and learn tips on how to talk about tobacco use. The workshop will feature representatives of the American Heart Association, the Virginia Department of Health Tobacco Control Program and Henrico Too Smart 2 Start.

Vaping Prevention Parent and Guardian Workshop:
When: Feb. 27 from 6:30-8 p.m.
Where: Varina Area Library, 1875 New Market Road, Henrico, Va. 23231

The workshop is part of Henrico County Public Schools’ Family Learning Series. The series is presented by Henrico Schools’ Department of Family and Community Engagement. Workshops are held at public libraries and school facilities across Henrico County. To register for the vaping workshop, email ansimms@henrico.k12.va.us or call 804-652-3787. Teachers who attend will earn recertification points. For details on the sessions, go to henricoschools.us and look under “Hot Topics” or go to https://henricoschools.us/family-learning-series-winter-spring-2020/.

Henrico Schools Winter/Spring Family Learning Series:

To register, email ansimms@henrico.k12.va.us or call 804-652-3787.