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Around Town Dec. 16, 2020

Openings for youth leadership program

Know a local teen who you think would make a good leader?

The Rural Community Leadership Program is offering a local program to train leaders. The program is designed to give young people opportunities to connect and learn skills necessary to tackle local rural challenges and opportunities.

Typical classes consist of 25 to 35 youths who are in seventh through ninth grade. Each class selects a community project to work on, which provides participants a chance to apply skills learned from the curriculum.

The first class will be Monday, Jan. 18 and the...