The City of Petersburg Virtual Youth Summit will be held on Saturday, May 8, 2021, from 9:00am – 12:00pm. The Summit theme is “Making a Difference” and will offer breakout sessions focusing on Health, Career Exploration, Youth Employment, History, and Civic Engagement.
The goal of this program is to provide Petersburg youth with the skills and knowledge to make positive decisions and positive changes within their community and beyond. The half-day summit will feature the following interactive sessions:
• Coping during the Covid-19 Pandemic
• Exploring a Trade
• Civic Duty
• Job Skills
• Black History beyond Black History Month
• Virtual College Tour
Registration opened on Monday, March 15, 2021 and will close once all vacancies are full (100 vacancies).
The Youth Summit is open to Petersburg residents Grades 8th – 12th.
Each student who registers and participates will receive a Youth Summit T-shirt and Swag Bag at the conclusion of the event. An email address is required to receive the event link that will be sent the day before the event. “We hope to virtually see you there!”
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!