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Power Up and Become an Agent of Change
March 7, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - March 8, 2014 @ 11:00 am
Program Level: Juniors
Grade level: Juniors (girls will have appropriate grade level activities)
Cost: $25 per girl, includes Journey book, snack, lodging and breakfast; $15 per adult (troops that sign up five or more girls will receive the leader guide for the Journey FREE)
Registration deadline: February 20, 2014 (Deadline is FIRM.)
Discover how heroines in the past and present put their own strengths and power into action in everyday ways to impact society. Explore what power means in girls’ lives and society. Girls see how to put their own power into action and become an Agent of Change. Along with the new Power Up program, girls can focus on strategies to prevent verbal and relational bullying. Most people are not “targets” or “bullies.” Power Up helps bystanders recognize their strength in numbers and use it to intervene when they see something wrong. Doing nothing is not an option when it comes to bullying! (Girls will only work on part of the Agent of Change Journey.)
*This program is for girls only. There will be a separate waiting area for adults. The program covers sensitive issues, and each parent will need to submit a Sensitive Issues form for each girl.