071813 Free Device Workshop to focus on families (110)

TILTON —  As more children begin getting their first mobile phones, parents are challenged with ensuring their kids are using their phones responsibly, courteously and safely.

To make this milestone easier on both parents and kids, U.S. Cellular (NYSE: USM) is offering a free Device Workshop on Thursday, July 25 from 5 to 7 p.m. at 75 Laconia Road in Tilton, focused on helping families make the decision of when to get children their first phone along with ways that mobile phones can help families stay connected and strengthen relationships.

The workshop is open to everyone and associates will offer families tips on setting phone guidelines, share suggestions to help with the decision of getting their child their first cell phone and discuss ways that devices and apps can benefit everyone in the family.