Sessions are from 2:30–4:15pm on select Tuesdays from October to May (generally 1 session per month).
Location: Weston Middle School
Total of 7 sessions, plus 1 Field Trip to CT State Capitol, and 1 Campaign and Election event.
Cost: $175 per participant. Need-based scholarships are available.
Space is limited to 25 participants
Program will be co-facilitated by Gayle Weinstein, former First Selectwoman,and Elise Major, former Board of Education Member.
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Civic Leadership / Public Service
Meet & Greet Local, State, and Federal Leaders
Women’s History and Leadership
Public Speaking & Debate
Communications & Media
State Capitol Visit
Enrolled girls will learn civic responsibility and campaign skills by working in teams to create a campaign for “Ms President US” of their town. In the final session, the girls will give their campaign speech and a presentation. Community leaders and school officials will determine the winner.The winner will be invited to appearances throughout the year. This program isGirl Scouts badge eligible. High School girls serve as Mentors, facilitating each session, and supporting the participants throughout the program.
2018-19 Program Schedule - All regular sessions will run from 2:30-4:15 at Weston Middle School. Please note: The date for the trip to the State Capitol has not be confirmed, as we will join with other Ms President US groups.