WomenSource Hosts Girl Power 2014 on March 22

Girl Power Flower JpegWomenSource is hosting Girl Power 2014, a free half-day workshop for middle school and high school girls and the women who love them. The workshop will be held at the Brenau Downtown Center, 301 Main Street, Gainesville, on Saturday, March 22 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. and the workshop will begin promptly at 9 a.m. The event will include a catered lunch and door prizes.

The Girl Power event is designed to help young women explore ways to enhance their self-esteem, encourage them to lead a confident, healthy lifestyle, and empower them to take charge of their future. New in 2014, the Girl Power event will include an activity-based small-group session for middle and high school girls to work together on a project. It will also include a general session with personal stories from Khalilah T. Robinson Johnson, Elida Lopez and Jennifer Thuy-Tien McCall.

Girl Power 2014 is being sponsored by Brenau University, Cobb-Vantress, JH Photography, McDonald’s of Northeast Georgia Inc. and The Rotary Club of Gainesville. A special thanks also to Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia, The Longstreet Clinic, PC, and Wilson Orthodontics for their donation of door prizes and other items.

Girl Power 2014 is free and open to anyone who would like to attend. Attendees do not have to be members of WomenSource. However, due to seating and catering, pre-registration is required by Wednesday, March 19. Women and girls should register online at http://www.WomenSource.info.

For additional information on Girl Power, please contact Laura Haynes, Program Coordinator for WomenSource, at (770) 503-9060 or ofni.ecruosnemow@arual.