Day of the Girl: A Black Girls Excellence Program

3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Central Library
Heffner Studio - Programming B

Event Details

Celebrating the voices and power of girls

Join Rhythm and Blues Cambridge and celebrate United Nations International Day of the Girl on October 11, 2022.

Join in a global effort to share human interest stories, blogs and videos of girl change makers, and the inspiring networks and organizations that are resourcing girls, letting girls lead, and strengthening services for girls. Let’s collectively amplify their leadership, actions, and impact to inspire others.

Help us celebrate the voices and power of girls in our community through games, activities, guest speakers and team building exercises.  

3:30 - 4:30 
Let's get to know each other! Socialize with program participants and work on a fun and interactive project using Makey Makey, a unique circuit board that allows you bring everyday objects to life.

5:00 - 6:00
Join in a letter writing workshop where you will pen a letter to your future self. Explore themes of remembering who you were born to be and create your own personal mantra. Laptops provided. 

Ages 11-14 
Registration required. 

About Rhythm and Blue Cambridge:

Rhythm & Blues exists to promote respectful, inclusive cultural engagement by providing quality programs, education, and mentoring to the Black community in Cambridge, Ontario. We foster partnerships with community groups and provide activities and events to encourage growth and development in our community. 

Through our Black Girl Excellence program, we empower youth to strive for excellence by teaching them about their great history, and help them to navigate their futures. 

Event Type(s): Teen, Computers and Technology, Digital Literacy
Age Group(s): Teens
Presenter: Krysanne Mclean
Nicolas Jaussaud
(519) 743-0271 ext. 210

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