The Northwest Catholic Counseling Center in Northeast Portland hosts a marriage preparation workshop Saturday, Jan. 25, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at 8383 NE Sandy Blvd., Suite 205, Portland, OR 97220.

Trained therapists will guide couples through exercises and activities that will help build communication. Leaders also will present conflict resolution skills to use throughout a lifetime.

Cost of the workshop is $225 per couple. The registration deadline is Friday, Jan. 10. Register and pay online at