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Taking Civics? Interested in politics, law or service? Want to know how to make a difference on decisions that impact you?
Register now for Kids Voting Mecklenburg's exciting program, YouthCivics. You'll attend real government meetings, see the courthouse and meet a judge, find out who the leaders are, where government gets (and spends) its money, explore careers and more.
YouthCivics is ideal for students in Civics & Economics class and others with an interest in government, politics, law and service. Registration is open for the next 6-week course, which will take place one evening a week in March and April. Sessions will be held at government buildings in downtown Charlotte. Community service hours are available for completing the course and providing important feedback.
Pre-registration is required. Space is limited - sign up now! There is a one time $25 fee for the 6-week course, which includes dinner, handouts and other materials. Scholarships are available. Schedule, session location and directions and other information will be provided after you register.
To register and ask questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 704-343-6999
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