EYH – Expanding Your Horizons

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EYH – Expanding Your Horizons

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Expanding your Horizons is a career exploration day for girls ages 5-9 on Saturday November 14, 2020 at Girls Inc at the YWCA’s Zonta House (401 Douglas St.) from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

Expanding Your Horizons is organized by Girls Inc. at the YWCA where participants will attend hands-on workshops about a variety of topics throughout the day and a group activity to close the day.

This event aims to (1) spark the spirit, trigger the imagination and encourage girls to know about exciting career opportunities; (2) increase a girl’s interest in math, science and technology; (3) provide girls with opportunities to meet and form personal contacts with women working in non- traditional fields; and (4) provide hands-on learning about careers in a format that is committed to benefiting girls of all ethnicities, races, religions, abilities, and backgrounds.

PLEASE NOTE: Your registration will not be considered complete until a registration fee of $5.00 is made to the YWCA by cash, credit, check, or money order. You may call our main office at (315) 424-0040 to make a payment by credit card. Please make checks out to “YWCA Syracuse & Onondaga County” and drop off in person or by mail to 401 Douglas St. Syracuse, NY 13203. If mailing in a payment, please include name and contact information for the participant. Payment may be made on the day of the event, however it is strongly encouraged to pre-pay via the above options to secure your seat.


9:00 AM – 9:30 AM: Registration
9:30 -10:00 AM: Introduction/Opening Presentation
10:00 – 10:30 AM: Workshop 1
10:35 AM – 11:05 AM: Workshop 2
11:10 AM – 11:40 PM: Lunch (will be provided on-site)
11:45 – 12:15 PM: Workshop 3
12:20 – 1:00 PM: Workshop 4
1:00 – 1:30 PM: Dismissal

If you have any questions, please contact Katherine Guerra at kguerra@ywca-syracuse.org or by phone at (315) 424-0040.

Register Online!