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THREE AREA RESTAURANTS ARE HELPING FAMILIES EAT DINNER TOGETHER

        OTOE COUNTY FAMILIES ARE BEING ENCOURAGED TO EAT TOGETHER.

 

          PARTNERS FOR OTOE COUNTY ALONG WITH THREE AREA RESTURANTS ARE TAKING PART IN FAMILY DAY, A NATIONAL MOVEMENT THAT INFORMS PARENTS THAT SITTING DOWN AND SPENDING TIME DURING FAMILY DINNERS IS AN EFFECTIVE TOOL TO HELP KEEP AMERICA'S KIDS SUBSTANCE FREE..

 

         EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR FOR PARTNERS FOR OTOE COUNTY JACKI SCHMITZ SAYS WHAT KIDS WANT FOR DINNER MIGHT SURPRISE YOU.

 

          "WHAT THEY WANT MOST FOR DINNER IS YOU. ITS NOT SO MUCH WHAT KIND OF FOOD YOU ARE MAKING OR HOW YOU PUT IT ON THE TABLE, THEY WANT YOU." SCHMITZ SAID "THEY WANT YOUR TIME AND THEY WANT YOUR ATTENTION. EVEN THOUGH IT SEEMS LIKE THEY ONLY WANT TO SPEND TIME WITH THEIR FRIENDS, THEY REALLY WANT THAT TIME WITH YOU."

 

             ON MONDAY SEPTEMBER 24TH IF PEOPLE EAT DINNER AT VALENTINOS OR TACO JOHNS IN NEBRASKA CITY OR BREADEAX PIZZA IN SYRACUSE ,10 PERCENT OF THEIR BILL WILL BE DONATED TO PARTNERS FOR OTOE COUNTY TO FIGHT SUBSTANCE ABUSE IN THE COUNTY.

 

            FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT FAMILY DAY OR OTHER EVENTS PUT ON BY PARTNERS FOR OTOE COUNTY YOU CAN CALL 873-6343

 

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