LiveGirl 2017 Programs



Open to grades 6-8, free-of-charge

9/29 @ 5:30-8:30 pm "Be Yourself" with Patti Russo, Yale University Women's Campaign School

  • Location: New Canaan Library

11/7 @ 10-2 (Election Day) "Be Brave" with Sarah Edwards, Queen of Diamonds II Jet Dragster

  • Location: Grace Farms (New Canaan)

12/8 @ 5:30-8:30 pm "Be Kind" with Jennifer Oppenshaw, CEO Girls With Impact

  • Location: Stamford Boys & Girls Club

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LiveGirlTalk (After School Mentoring)

10 Weeks 9/25 - 12/4

LiveGirlTalk is free-of-charge and open to grades 6-8. Girls will receive a LiveGirlTalk journal. The 10-week series begins the week of September 25 and concludes the week of December 4. Groups will not meet on public school holidays.

Location                                                  Day/Time                       Mentor

Saxe MS (6th gr)                                     Wed 2:55-4:10                Katie Campbell

Saxe MS (7/8th gr)                                  Wed 2:10-3:25               Sara Nelson

Wakeman Boys & Girls Club                   Tues 4-5:15                     Lytasha Blackwell

Shehan Center                                          Thurs 4-5:15                  Lytasha Blackwell

Carver Center                                           Wed 4:15-5:30               Sara Nelson

Stamford Boys & Girls Club                     Wed 4:30-5:45                Michelle Soto

Boys & Girls Club of Redding-Easton      Wed 4:30-5:45                Colleen Szabo

Community Centers Inc. of Greenwich     Wed 4:30-5:45               Michele Mason

Stamford Rippowam MS                                  TBD                            TBD

Wilton                                                              TBD                            TBD

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Leadership (Speaker) Series

1/16 (MLK Day) 10 am - 2 pm at Stamford Boys & Girls Club

   featuring Samantha Cross, Founder & President Square One Financial Education

2/10 @ 5:30-8:30 pm at Norwalk Carver Center

   featuring Melika Forbes, Legal Counsel Shipman & Goodwin

3/17 @ 5:30-8:30 pm at Bridgeport Cardinal Shehan Center

   featuring Vincencia Adusei, President VASE Management

4/29 @ 10 am - 2 pm at New Canaan Nature Center

   featuring Caroline Simmons, CT State Representative (D-144th District)

5/19 @ 5:30-8:30 pm at TBD

   featuring Hadley Pollet, Founder & President Hadley Pollet Designs



2/6 - 4/28 (10 weeks) excluding public school breaks 2/20-24 and 4/10-14

Bethel: Bethel Middle School

Bridgeport: Wakeman Boys & Girls Club, Shehan Center

Greenwich: Community Centers Inc. of Greenwich

New Canaan: Saxe Middle School

Norwalk: Carver Center

Redding: Boys & Girls Club of Redding-Easton

Stamford: Stamford Boys & Girls Club

Parent Education

2/1 @ 7-8:15 pm at Saxe Middle School, New Canaan (Mother/Daughter Workshop)

   Featuring Laurie Wolk, Girls Leadership Coach and Author of Girls Just Want to

   Have Likes: Raising Confident Girls in the Face of Social Media Madness


Camp LiveGirl 

July 24-28, 2017 at New Canaan High School