The Smithtown Youth Bureau and the League of Women Voters of Smithtown are now accepting applications for their Leadership in the Community program this summer, held on July 9, July 23, and August 6 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Any eighth, ninth, or 10th grade student residing in or going to school in the Town may apply for this program. Selected youth will build leadership skills, learn to set goals and plans, and develop presentation and communication skills. All participants will have the opportunity to design, lead and successfully complete a project from start to finish. Application forms can be downloaded at www.smithtownny.gov under the Youth Bureau Department.
The Youth Bureau is also offering other free programs on babysitting, dance, stranger awareness, changing family dynamics, self-esteem, bullying, leadership development, and dating violence. For more information call the Smithtown Youth Bureau at 631/360-7595 or contact Kelly DeVito by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Smithtown Youth Bureau is a department of the Town of Smithtown, located in Suffolk County, and is responsible for planning and supporting programs and opportunities for young people and their families throughout the town. It is a community resource dedicated to an active and assertive process of creating the social conditions that promote the well being of children, youth, and families.