See below for the 2018 YLA Program Sessions.


Sunday, December 3, 2017: Orientation
Athens First Bank and Trust, 3-5pm

Students and their parents will learn about the program opportunities and expectations.

Sunday, January 7, 2018: Retreat
Memorial Park, 1-5pm

Students will explore what it means to be a leader and engage in team building activities.

Sunday, January 21, 2018: Volunteerism & Public Service
Fellowship Hall of First Christian Church – 1-4pm

Students will experience Volunteerism/Public Service through learning and hands-on service activities.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018: Government
Atlanta, 7am-4:30pm

Students will visit the Georgia State Capitol to meet with local representatives during the legislative session.

Monday, February 26, 2018: Arts
Location TBA, 4:30-7:30pm

Students will experience a unique arts experience – exploring The Arts in Athens.

Monday, March 18, 2018: Business
Location TBA, 4:30-7:30pm

Students will explore local business and industry leadership.

Sunday, March 25, 2018: Graduation
Trumps, 4-7pm

Students will be recognized for the completion of the YLA program. The program will feature a keynote speaker followed by a dining etiquette presentation meal at Trumps.