Next Meeting Wednesday, March 06, 2013, at 4 p.m.

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Wednesday’s agenda will focus on mock trial preparation in the classic State v Goldilocks.  We will also discuss a plan to visit the Hendry County Courthouse next month. If you plan to participate in the visit to the courthouse you will need to pick up a Parent Authorization form for parent permission prior to and day of the feild trip.

While involved with the 4-H Advocacy Club, you will learn about our court system, advocacy, public speaking, as well as compete with other advocacy groups throughout Florida.  Sharpen your professional and social skills and understand the importance of self-responsibility in the community, which will transfer over to real life situations.

The 4-H Advocacy Club is recruiting juniors 8-10 years old, intermediate 11-13 years old, and seniors 14-18 years old for mock trial practice, witnesses, jury, and advocates.  Meetings are  twice a month on every other Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., at the Pioneer Plantation Community Center.  For more information contact Mary Cosmo by email at mary.cosmo@law.fcsl.edu.

 

4-H Advocacy Club – Next Meeting Wednesday, January 9, 2013 @ 4 p.m.

header-logoI hope everyone had a wonderful holiday.  The next meeting will be Wednesday, January 9, 2012, at 4 p.m.   We will discuss the importance of the jury’s role in our courts. We will also explore how a jury is selected.

The 4-H Advocacy Club is for 4-H juniors 8-10, intermediate 11-13, and seniors 14-18.  Join us to learn about our court system, the legal process, advocacy, public speaking, as well as compete with other advocacy groups throughout Florida.  For more information, please contact Mary Cosmo, Club Leader, at 239-233-0222 or by email at mary.cosmo@law.fcls.edu.

4-H Advocacy Club – Next Meeting is Friday, December 14th at 4 p.m.

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Join us on Friday, December 14, 2012, and learn about our court system, the legal process, advocacy, public speaking, as well as compete with other advocacy groups throughout Florida.  Our first informational meeting will be held on Friday, December 14, 2012, at 4:00 p.m. until 5 p.m. located at the Pioneer Plantation Community Center.

The 4-H Advocacy Club is for juniors 8-10, intermediate 11-13, and seniors 14-18.  For more information, please contact Mary Cosmo, Club Leader, at 239-233-0222 or by email at mary.cosmo@law.fcls.edu.