WEATHER UPDATE 4/22: Touch-a-Truck is ON! Online ticket sales may have ended but we are revved up and ready to go! Come on down to FirstEnergy Stadium and enjoy the Fun. Tickets will be available for purchase at the door. For more information please visit our event page!
Leadership & Teamwork Leadership and teamwork were the focus for Day 3 of our Young Women’s Summit. Participants brainstormed what makes a great leader and designed posters of themselves as Community Leaders. Created an “I AM” collage that highlighted their strengths. Learned how to communicate and work as a team (in complete
What an extraordinary first weekend of our Sixth Annual Young Women’s Summit! The young women, invited from five Middle Schools in Berks County, engaged in a variety of activities to learn about themselves, how they view and connect with others, and strengthen their leadership skills. On Sunday, our focus was on flash judgements, labels we get and give, and how to build our personal power. The
The Junior League of Reading, PA, Inc., offers a glimpse into the trip our Young Women’s Summit 2016 participants took to the state Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa. They visited the Senate floor and met with their state Senator, Judy Schwank, to learn about leadership and community service.
Join the Junior League of Reading, PA, Inc. on Wednesday January 25, 2017 for a special screening of Screenagers: Growing Up in the Digital Age. The Junior League is hosting the screening at the Miller Center for the Arts on the Reading Area Community College Campus. Come see the film and participate in the discussion about the impact of the digital age on children and how to help
The Junior League got their GAME ON! The Junior League of Reading, PA, Inc. is working hard in the community this season. In 2015, the League has already affected the lives of more than 200 young people in our community through its Young Women’s Summit and Service Learning Groups. The Junior League is working hard to improve the self-esteem and confidence of our community’s young women
BREWS & BBQ FALL FEST UPDATE!! Fall Fest is Tonight! There are a limited amount of tickets available at the door! This year’s event is even bigger and better than last year with the following NEW happenings: – Stoll & Wolfe Whiskey Distillery Tasting – Wine Wall – Golden Tickets Raffle – Popcorn Bar – Silent Auction with all New Items! Try Local Brewers
Can you guess what I saw today? No, not the late fall snow, although that was quite a surprise! I saw something beautiful. Smart. Strong. Brave. Kind. Fun. Happy. I saw girls running and completing their very first practice 5K as part of the 13th and Union Elementary School Girls on the Run club in the cold, freezing rain. Every single girl finished. These
If you have a girl, are a girl or love a girl, you are a part of the discussion. Our screening of Girl Rising is rapidly approaching, and while our event is just one small part of the Girl Rising movement, what matters is that we are doing something. What comes from our screening and our discussion has the potential to ignite change. Did
Of all the things to read on Facebook today, check out this article by the President of the Junior League of Tampa. http://tbo.com/list/news-opinion-commentary/building-a-bench-of-women-talent-for-the-tampa-area-20140323/ Lowry’s piece articulates what we so often have a hard time explaining. What does the Junior League do? What does it mean that the Junior League provides training? What training am I receiving? The JLR is committed to not only developing