Gather Together

One goal of ScreenSense is to gather together locally via regular events and workshops to continually adapt and optimize our relationships with technology and each other.  We hope to cultivate local support and camaraderie as we all find our way on this digital journey.  

Upcoming Events: 

Details for more local parent workshops coming soon!


The Power of Unplugging Fellow Mill Valley parent Tiffany Shlain has written a book all about Tech/Life Balance that is coming out this fall by Simon & Schuster called 24/6: The Power of Unplugging One Day A Week. You can order the book here, and she will be speaking at an event with the Commonwealth Club at the Mill Valley Outdoor Art Club on October 2, 2019, 7pm. Buy your tix here.


Common Sense Media: Teens, Tweens, Technology & Mental Health
Thursday, October 10, 2019, 7-8:30pm,
Mill Valley Middle School Library. Sponsored by MVSD PTA Parent Ed/ITAV


ScreenSense Parent Workshop
Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 6:30-8pm
Old Mill School, Mill Valley

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LIKE – a documentary about the impact of social media on our lives
Wednesday, November 6, 2019, 7-8:30pm,
Edna Maguire School. Sponsored by MVSD PTA Parent Ed/ITAV

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ScreenSense Does Sweetwater:
Mill Valley Live & Unplugged!

Wednesday, March 18, 2020, 7pm, Sweetwater Music Hall
Save the date for our second annual adult evening of storytelling, humor and entertainment that is all about staying human in the digital era. Brought to you by ScreenSense and Moxie Road Productions.

Past Relevant events:

Common Sense Media Conference: Designing for Our Future/ Solutions for Digital Well-Being
Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 9am-5pm, Computer History Museum, Mountain View

Games We Used To Play Event!
Sunday, May 26, 2019, 10am-2pm, Old Mill Park

ScreenSense Parent Workshop: Fortnite and YouTube
Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 7-9pm, Park School Auditorium


ScreenSense Does Sweetwater: Mill Valley Live & Unplugged!
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 7pm Sweetwater Music Hall

Rewilding the American Child: Setting Kids Free in Today’s Digital World
Monday, May 6, 2019, 7-9pm, Commonwealth Club @ Outdoor Art Club

ScreenSense at the Mill Valley Family Wellness Festival
Sunday, April 28, 2019, 11am- 3pm, Mill Valley Community Center

LIKE – a documentary about the impact of social media on our lives
March 11, 2019, 6:45-8pm The Lark Theater 

ScreenSense Workshop: Managing Screen Time
Thursday, January 17, 2019, 6:30-8:30pm  at Mill Valley Community Center

Mental Health and Media: Digital Well-Being for Tweens and Teens hosted by Katherine Delmar Burke School/Common Sense Media
Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 8:30-10am

Smart Phones: Jesse Pearson—Mill Valley PTA Parent Ed
Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 7pm – 8pm at MVMS 

Understanding the Intersection of School, Stress and Social Media:  Ana Homayoun—Mill Valley PTA Parent Ed
Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 7pm – 8pm at MVMS