The "Esteem Team" of speakers Barbara Barrington Jones, Brad Wilcox and Kenneth Cope will be in Lodi presenting three fireside sessions and a youth conference during Mother's Day weekend. The programs are hosted by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. All events will be free of charge and open to the public.
The fireside sessions for couples will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday at the LDS Church, 1510 W. Century Blvd., Lodi. The youth conference for people ages 12 through 18 will begin at 10 a.m. on May 11, followed by dinner and dancing for ages 14 to 18 beginning at 4:15 p.m.