Youth Leadership St. Johns

Fostering Leadership in our community's young men and women.

YLSJ Program Schedule

PROGRAM CALENDAR FOR 2017 - 2018 updated 1/30/17
Please be sure you do not have any conflicts with the program calendar before applying.

Thursday, May 18, 2017, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
YLSJ Orientation
For all participants, alternates and their guardians

Saturday, August 26, 9:00 am – Sunday, August 27, 2017, 3:00 pm
Opening Retreat at Camp Montgomery, Keystone Heights, FL
Get acquainted and learn “what makes a leader.” Includes team building & personality profile assessments.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 7:30 am – 3:30 pm (only program day starting at 7:30 am)                    
Business Day
Tour area businesses and industries and learn what it takes to be an entrepreneur.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 8:00 am – 3:30 pm                    
Social Services Day
Familiarize yourself with the social service agencies in our county.

Thursday, December 7, 2017, 8:00 am – 3:30 pm
Arts & Culture Day
Visit cultural and recreational sites in St. Augustine. 

January TBD, 2018, 8:00 am – 3:30 pm
Government & Law Day
Learn about state and local government and the justice system.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 8:00 am – 3:30 pm
Education & Healthcare Day
Learn about healthcare and post-secondary education options in our county.

Monday, March 19, 2018, 8:00 am – 3:30 pm
Environmental Awareness Day
Learn about the natural environment of our county & issues involved in protecting it.

Sunday,  April 15, 2018, 3:30 – 4:30 pm
Graduation celebration with class members and their parent/guardians.

We have an agreement with the St. Johns County School Board and Excused absences will be granted for each school day session attended.

Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from the assembly point.  Transportation during each session will be provided. The pick-up location is always the same as the drop-off location.