ParentMap magazine sponsors seven different lectures given by parenting experts from March 2-May 10 at several locations

ParentMap magazine sponsors seven different lectures given by parenting experts from March 2-May 10 at several locations. All lectures start at 7 p.m. Single tickets are $20, and if you purchase tickets to six lectures by March 1, you get the seventh lecture free. For tickets call 800-838-3006 or go to www.brownpapertickets.com), for more information go to www.parentmap.com/lectures.

Dr. John Gottman speaks on “Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child,” March 2 at Washington Cathedral, 12300 Woodinville Redmond Road, Redmond.

Melissa Borden and Tim Bennet speak on “You’re Not the Boss of Me! The Charms and Challenges of Raising Healthy Boys,” March 16 at Stroum Jewish Community Center, 3801 E. Mercer Way, Mercer Island.

Dr. Michael Riera speaks on “Uncommon Sense for Parenting Tweens and Teens,” March 23 at Town Hall, 1119 Eighth Ave., Seattle.

Julie Metzger speaks on “From Barbie to Bieber: Parenting Growing Girls,” April 13 at the Theatre at Meydenbauer Center, 11100 N. Sixth St., Bellevue.

Dr. Laura Kastner speaks on “Twenty-Six Crucial Tools for Parents,” April 26 at St. Thomas School, 8300 N.E. 12th St., Bellevue.

Dr. John Gottman speaks on “Trust and Betrayal: Making Marriage Work,” May 4 at Town Hall, 1119 Eighth Ave., Seattle.

Dr. Christine Carter speaks on “Raising Happiness,” May 10 at Seattle Children’s Theatre, 201 Thomas St., Seattle.

Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff