YWCA Wraps Up First Session of Peace Camp!

Peace Camp Summer Session #1 just wrapped up for the week! Check out our talented campers! They were so proud to showcase their talents this afternoon by displaying their knowledge of Ghandi, Martin Luther King Jr., anti-bullying tactics and peaceful solutions to problems!

ImageRegistration is underway for next two summer sessions of YWCA’s FREE Kids’ Peace Camp for students entering grades 2-5. Each camp will be held at YWCA McLean County, 1201 N. Hershey Road, Bloomington, from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Session 2: July 8 – 12 (must register by July 1)

Session 3: August 12 – 16 (must register by August 5)

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Peace Camp will help participants identify and establish leadership skills by demonstrating the importance of teamwork as well as the distribution of power and responsibility. Program objectives include team building, conflict resolution, bully intervention, multicultural diversity, self-esteem and self-confidence, delegation of power, healthy lifestyles, respect and advocacy.

Applications should be submitted to:

Elizabeth Rardin

YWCA McLean County

1201 N. Hershey Road in Bloomington, IL 61704

Or via email to erardin@ywcamclean.org

ImageFor more information, or an application, visit www.ywcamclean.org or visit YWCA McLean County’s lower level administrative entrance to pick up a paper copy application. Questions may be directed to Elizabeth Rardin, Stepping Stones Prevention Educator, at (309) 662-0461 ext. 286, or erardin@ywcamclean.org.

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