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YLP: First Meeting (ages 14-18) (By Application).
21 September 2018 @ 19 h 00 min - 21 h 00 min
The American Library in Paris and Toastmasters Paris are pleased to announce that the Youth Leadership Program (YLP) will continue for another season in 2018-2019 for teens ages 14-18!
Participants between the ages of 14-18 were selected for this program based on applications sent in August. Applications were screened by YLP Coordinator Juan-Pablo Chaclan (Speechmasters), past YLP coordinators Beatrice Desper and Colleen Shaughnessy-Larsson (Toastmasters 75), Helen Sahin-Connelly (Gifted in France) and Celeste Rhoads (The American Library in Paris).
The YLP is led by the teen participants themselves with the guidance and support of Toastmasters from several groups in the Paris area and the American Library in Paris children’s and teens’ services manager. Toastmasters participate at each meeting to coach and help evaluate.
Skills you will build during the program:
Organizing and presenting your ideas
Using logic to convince others
Leading a group meetings
Leading and participating in group discussions
Self-confidence in front of a group.
There will be eight sessions (meetings) between September 2018 and May 2019 at the American Library in Paris. Sessions will be held at the American Library in Paris (10 Rue du Général Camou, 75007 Paris) on 21 September, 12 October, 16 November, 18 January, 8 February, 22 March, 12 April, and 17 May.
Questions about this program and other teen events can be sent to children’s and teens’ services manager, Celeste Rhoads: firstname.lastname@example.org