The 20th annual Sister-to-Sister Conference, "Confidence is Key", is a free event for girls ages 11-14 that will:
· Help girls find their personal strengths
· Show how girls can be creative and help others in need
· Give participants a chance to meet and network with girls from other schools
· Include fun, hands on activities, free T-shirt, snacks, pizza and special 20th anniversary “swag” to take home
This year we will feature presenters Samantha Ponomarenko, who co-founded “Buckeye Blanket Buddies” when she was a sophomore at Buckeye High School and Susan Russell with an introduction to PiYo Live.
Pre-registration and parental permission is required. Registration forms are available at participating agencies including OSU Extension Office, 120 W. Washington St., Medina; Medina Hospital, Medina County District Libraries, Wadsworth Library, and on-line at the Sister-to-Sister web page: https://medinacounty-oh.aauw.net/sister-to-sister/ .
Reservations are limited: deadline for reservations is Feb. 26.
Parents are invited to attend the separate Parent-to-Parent Session held during the last part of the program, from 3:15-4:30 in an adjoining room. Presenters will discuss information they shared with the girls.
Participating organizations: AAUW Medina County Branch; Cornerstone Psychological Services; Girl Scouts; Medina County District Library; Cleveland Clinic Medina Hospital; Ohio State University Extension,4-H; Medina County Health Department; Medina County/ Summit County Rape Crisis Center; United Way; Zonta Club ABC.
For more information contact co-chairs Cindy McQuown, (330) 722-4166; Veronica Bagley, (330-410-6115), or Registrar Pam Brewer, (330) 554-8844.