Upcoming youth program opportunities

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Posted on Jan 07 2023 in Marshall County REMC
2022 Youth Tour delegates
2022 Indiana Youth Tour delegates

Camp Kilowatt 

Date: June 7-10

A fun and unique camp experience for students entering seventh grade. The camp takes place in early June and gives kids a chance to learn about energy while making new friends and enjoying activities and games. This three-day camp includes horseback riding, electric cooperative education, rock climbing, swimming and much more.

Indiana Youth Tour

Date: June 11-18

During the month of June, Indiana’s electric cooperatives sponsor an unforgettable educational adventure to Washington, D.C., for high school seniors-to-be. This seven-day trip includes visits with Indiana’s congressional leaders on Capitol Hill and a youth event with student delegates from across the country.

If you know someone that would enjoy these opportunities, encourage them to visit www.indianayouthtour.orgor www.campkilowatt.org for an online application. Both experiences are FREE and available to all local students. Deadline is March 1.

Cooperative Calendar of Student Art Contest

Indiana K-12 public, private or home-schooled students are invited to enter the Cooperative Calendar of Student Art Contest for a chance to illustrate an award-winning wall calendar. Each year, 13 first-place winners and additional honorable mention winners will have their artwork featured in the calendar — and will receive cash prizes. Winners will also have their artwork displayed at the annual Hoosier Salon exhibition. Learn more at IndianaConnection.org/for-youth/art-contest.

Page Day

Page Day with the Indiana Senate gives students an opportunity to learn about their state government and how bills become law. Highlights include a Statehouse tour, mock bill activity, speakers and other educational activities. Students may have the opportunity to see the Indiana Legislature in action and meet their legislators. The program is open to high school students. Apply by Jan. 11 at GoIEC.org/2023pageday.

Questions? 

Call the REMC office at 574-936-3161.