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Shrewsbury Youth & Family Services Opens Registration for Summer Youth Programs


 YOU GO GIRL!!!!!!!!

 Interested in meeting and working with other girls and women mentors to discuss topics such as…

  • Positive Female Relationship Skills
  • Self-Esteem and Body Image
  • Peer Pressure and Bullying
  • Team Building and Leadership Skills
  • Register for You Go, Girl! AND get ready to join in on the fun!


This popular summer program is accepting applications as we start our 8th year! Planned activities include: ZUMBA, yoga, cooking & baking, drawing, relay races, community service projects, and MORE!


Session 1: June 23- July 3

Residents of Shrewsbury Only

When: Monday – Thursday 9am-3pm; Drop-off: 9-9:15AM

Where: First Congregational Church, Shrewsbury

Registration: Rolling admission through June 19!

Session 2: July 7- July 17

Residents of Shrewsbury, Westborough,

Grafton, Northborough and Southborough

When: Monday – Thursday 9am-3pm; Drop-off: 9-9:15AM

Where: The Forbes Municipal Building, Westborough

Registration: Rolling admission through July 1st!

Visit www.syfs-ma.org for registration forms.  Attendance limited to 30.  Each Session is $250 (sliding fee scale and payment plan possible.)  For more information please contact: Terry Cassidy, Executive Director, or Carly Finegan, You Go, Girl! Program Coordinator Phone: 508.845.6932.






 It’s a week long program designed to give teens the skills and experience necessary to become BETTER leaders within their community. Effective and proven leadership styles and approaches will be discussed and practiced. Teams compete in daily leadership challenges for PRIZES and SCHOLARSHIPS.



Why not?  Attendees get the opportunity to learn & utilize valuable leadership skills, meet new people while serving local non-profits, listen to innovative community figures speak about di­fferent aspects of leadership, enhance your college and job applications in a fun way, and did we forget to say WIN PRIZES AND SCHOLARSHIPS!?!



Monday, July 28th – Friday, August 1st

From 11AM-4:30PM daily. Participants must attend all five days!


The Shrewsbury High School

64 Holden Street

Shrewsbury, MA 01545

APPLICATION INFO: Applications are due no later than Sunday, July 6th.

COST: Program of $160.00 per student which covers the five day program.  Those in need of financial assistance should contact SYFS for a possible scholarship/sliding pay scale.  -Visit http://syfs-ma.org to download the application or pick up an application at SYFS, Inc. or the Shrewsbury Public Library and return completed applications to SYFS, 240 Maple Avenue or via email by the deadline of 7/6/14.

For more information on You Go Girl and Trailblazers, please contact SYFS Executive Director, Terry Cassidy, at 508-845-6932 or email her at tcassidysyfs@townsip.com.

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