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Crime Stoppers Safety for Girls 101

Sat Sep 22, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Community Event
Grades 6-8, Grades 9-10, Grades 11-12

Open to girls, grades 7 – 9 and grades 10 - 12  

Four safety sessions led by law enforcement and youth safety professionals will focus on the following subjects: being streetwise (safe at home, in your neighborhood, school, and community); crime and violence prevention (bullying, cyberbullying, and dating violence); choices that shape your future (prescription drug abuse and misuse, illicit drugs, and alcohol prevention); teen driver safety (distracted driving, seatbelt safety, and driving under the influence); leadership skills – being a peer advocate.

Sessions will be split into two groups, grades 7 – 9 and grades 10 – 12 and topics will be age appropriate for each group. Groups will rotate through two morning and two afternoon sessions. Leadership Skills will be a joint session with fun activities at lunch time. Each session will last 45 minutes to an hour depending on level of group participation. In person registration will begin at 9 a.m.

When:  Saturday, September 23, 2017
Time: 9 a.m. onsite registration, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. sessions
Where:  Michael J. Kenney Center, 411 W. Coleman Ave., Hammond, LA 70403
Fee:  Free and lunch, beverages, and snacks will be provided for free as well.  
Capacity:  Minimum 25 Girls/Maximum 100
Registration Instructions: Register by emailing with your name and troop number including a list of each Girl Scout’s full name and age/grade. For more Information call Jodie at 985-634-0590. Final confirmations will be emailed after registration is closed.
Registration Opens: Now Deadline: September 15, 2018  or when capacity is reached.
Staff Support:  Kevin Shipp at or 504-733-8220, ext. 2243.
Notes:  Girls should dress in comfortable clothes. Girl Scout shirts are encouraged.