Special Program for 5th and 6th grade girls at ACS

ALTON — The Alton Community Youth Activities team (CYA) will present a program ''Finding Your Voice'' for 5th and 6th grade girls attending Alton Central School.

The program is designed to help the girls become aware of their unique and special qualities and is offered free.

Each girl will have an opportunity to express her thoughts, feelings and ideas in a safe place. They will experience some self-esteem building activities such as skin care, careers and self-defense. Adult female members from the CYA organization and female students attending Prospect Mountain High School will oversee the program. Guest professionals from the activities offered will conduct the specialized activities and a professional licensed social worker will be available during the event.

The program is scheduled on Saturday, November 9 and 16 at the Prospect Mountain High School cafeteria from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. In order for a child to attend this program the parent(s) or legal guardian must register the child using the form and announcement sent home with your child. Call Carol Wallace at 393-3652 if you have questions or need additional information.