Girls Incorporated of the Northern Sacramento Valley is gathering girls to participate in its free, 10-week Summer Camp, which concludes with a camping trip to Lassen Volcanic National Park.
Shasta and Tehama County girls ages 13 to 18, or in grades 7 to 12, are invited to attend. The weekly program meets 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Anderson Teen Center, 2889 E Center Street in Anderson, from June 11 to August 13.
The camp will highlight Project Bold, where girls learn self-defense moves as well as skills for recognizing and coping with risky situations, both in relationships and online. The camp will finish with a 2-night camping trip to Lassen Volcanic National Park. Transportation, food and gear will be provided. Space is limited to the first 18 to sign up.
For more information or to sign up, call Kate O’Rorke at Girls Inc. NSV at 527-7767 or email girlsincNSV@gmail.com
Girls Inc. NSV is the Redding-based, non-profit affiliate of Girls Inc. National, and has provided empowerment skills to girls in Shasta and Tehama counties since 2006. Its programs teach girls media literacy, economic literacy, leadership and community action, stress management, self-defense, healthy relationships and many more skills critical to girls’ success.
– Press Release