WALLA WALLA - The second annual Walla Walla Valley Violence Prevention Conference, "Stop Violence Now - For Yourself, Your Family, Our Community" will open at Whitman College with a keynote speech by Dr. Vincent Felitti, noted for his research into the interconnections of childhood trauma - including violence - to problems in adult life.
Felitti's speech takes place March 26 at 7 p.m. at Maxey Hall.
The conference workshops and panels on violence and its prevention in our community begin at 8:45 a.m. on March 27 at Reid Campus Center. A community fun night for families, at which dinner and childcare are provided at no cost, will be at St. Patrick Church, 408 W. Poplar St.
For more information, call 509-540-0807.
All events are free and open to the public.