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Posted on: March 18, 2019

[ARCHIVED] San Marcos Youth Commission Hosts Leadership Conference

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Online registration is open for the San Marcos Youth Commission’s “Live Your Best Life” Leadership Conference, Saturday, April 6, 8:45 am to 2 pm, at the San Marcos Activity Center.

Participants will learn about topics such as financial literacy, coping with stress and anxiety, resume writing for college and careers, and tips on relationships, a service-learning project in conjunction with YouthFest, as well as an international fair manned by youth resource groups. Mayor Jane Hughson will provide a welcome speech.

 “Our goal is to provide area high school students with the information they need to be successful in school and in life,” said Ben Murdoch, San Marcos High School senior and chair of the Youth Commission. “The Commission members have researched conference topics that are relevant and important to youth in San Marcos.”

Attendees receive a free t-shirt, breakfast and lunch, and community service hours. The Conference is open to all San Marcos-Area high school students.

Visit to register.

About the San Marcos Youth Commission

The San Marcos Youth Commission meets the third Wednesday of every month at 6 pm at the San Marcos Activity Center. While San Marcos Youth Commission members are appointed by the city council, there is a “general.” self-selected membership level. The commission Community service documentation is provided.

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