In conjunction with Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Incorporated alumnae chapters across the nation, The Eta Omicron Sigma Chapter will host the organization’s 16th Annual Youth Symposium on Saturday, March 9, 2013 from 9:30 am until 2 pm at the Waldorf West Library, 10405 O’Donnell Place in Waldorf , Maryland .
The free event includes lunch and caters to topics effecting students who attend local public or private middle school and high schools. This year’s theme, “H3: It’s All About Me: Healthy Choices, Healthy Living, and Healthy Generations,” will allow program participants to be educated on Financial Goal Setting by Daryl Mackay from TEAMESTEEM as well as include a youth focused workshop on Human Trafficking. Youth will also have the opportunity to participate in an interactive Fashion Show called “What Not To Wear.”
The event will also encourage students to seek Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) opportunities with a panel discussion featuring young adults from the DC Metropolitan Area. Participants are invited to bring donations of new AA batteries, which will be donated to Charles County Public Schools and their STEM initiatives.