JUNE 11, 2014

Community News Briefs

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Registration for Afterschool Programs starts June 17
Studies have found that regular participation in afterschool programs is linked to significant gains in standardized test scores and work habits as well as reductions in behavior problems. Program runs Monday-Friday from school release until 6 p.m. Program dates run concurrently with the Scottsdale Unified School District Calendar. Register for programs at Horizon, Mountain View, and Paiute centers.

Tea Party Scottsdale June Meeting
Tea Party Scottsdale will host Shane Krauser, the director of the American Academy for Constitutional Education 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 19 at Chaparral Suites (Fiesta Room), 5001 N. Scottsdale Rd. Krauser is one of the most respected, nationally renowned constitutional scholars in the country. There is no charge to attend, although a $5 donation to help defray costs is appreciated. For more information, call 480-946-8069, email patriots@teapartyscottsdale.com or visit teapartyscottsdale.com.

Business breakfast
Join the Carefree Cave Creek Chamber 8 – 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 26 for an early morning networking event and a very informative guest speaker.  Hearty buffet breakfast to start your day off right. Harold’s Corral, 6895 E. Cave Creek Road, Cave Creek. $6 for Members, $10 for Non-members. Information: 480-488-3381, www.carefreecavecreek.org.

The Scottsdale Mayor’s Youth Council
The Scottsdale Mayor’s Youth Council is currently accepting applications for 2014-2015! In order to be considered for an interview, applicants must:
• Be a sophomore, junior or senior during the 2014-2015 school year
• Live in Scottsdale or attend a Scottsdale school
• Exhibit an interest in local government and civic responsibility
• Commit to attending all SMYC meetings and events
• Be willing to learn, participate, and have fun!

Applications will be accepted until Aug. 31, 2014. Space is limited, so act fast! For more information, please visit us online or contact Daniel Morgan at 480-312-7922. Apply today