One Teen’s Story of Surviving Bullying

Speaker: 
Aija Mayrock, writer, activist and actress
Venue: 
Trevor Day School
312 East 95th St.
New York, NY 10128
When: 
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Time: 
6:30pm - 7:45pm

Members can attend this event for free.
Already a member? Log in now to register.

Event Registration

Aija Mayrock Parents League 2.jpg

Join Aija Mayrock to learn how to help your children turn challenging situations into opportunities to learn and thrive. Aija is the author of The Survival Guide to Bullying and will recount how she endured years of being bullied from the age of 8. Aija will share her own inspirational story and provide tips for how young people can tackle bullying and cyberbullying in their own lives and make constructive choices. As Aija explains, it’s absolutely not your fault you’re bullied, but it is your problem, and she’s here to help you address it.

Q&A and book-signing to follow.

Aija Mayrock is the 21-year-old No. 1 best-selling author of The Survival Guide to Bullying. She wrote her book at the age of 16, after enduring eight years of relentless bullying and cyberbullying. Since the debut of her book, she has traveled all over the U.S. to speak to kids, educators, community leaders, and politicians. She has also appeared on Good Morning America, The View, Fox News, and Good Day New York and has been interviewed or had articles in Huffington Post Rise, Seventeen, Teen Vogue, and many other media outlets. Aija now also works with the United Nations Zero Violence Campaign. She lives in New York City and is a student at NYU studying social injustice issues and dramatic writing.

Please call the Parents League office at 212-737-7385 if you would like to purchase more than two tickets at a time.

Parents League Common Sense Media.jpg

Education Programs

Tackling Tough History at New-York Historical Society
Speaker:
Marci Reaven, Vice President for History Exhibitions, New-York Historical Society
Venue:
New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
at West 77th Street
New York, NY 10024
United States
When:
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Time:
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Members: Register here
Venue:
Parents League Office
115 East 82nd Street
Between Park & Lexington Avenues, first floor
New York, NY 10028
United States
When:
Monday, February 12, 2018
Time:
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Members: Please call the Parents League office at 212-737-7385 to register.
Venue:
Parents League Office
115 East 82nd Street
New York, NY 10028
United States
When:
Monday, April 23, 2018
Time:
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Members: Please call the Parents League office at 212-737-7385 to register.

Admissions Events

Kindergarten Fair 2017
Venue:
Grace Church School
86 Fourth Avenue
between 10th & 11th Streets
New York, NY 10003
United States
When:
Monday, April 16, 2018
Time:
4:30am - 6:15pm
Members: Register here
Non-Members: Register here
Speaker:
Independent School Admissions Directors
Venue:
Grace Church
86 Fourth Avenue
between 10th & 11th Streets
New York, NY 10003
United States
When:
Monday, April 16, 2018
Time:
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Members: Register here
Non-Members: Register here