Events

The Youth Commission puts on a couple events a year that provide local teens with workshops and seminars to help prepare them for the future. From resume building and internship opportunities, to video game playing at the Party on the Palms event, there is something for everyone!

2018 Events
Shape Your Future 

Saturday, January 27
10am-2pm

Wackford Community Complex Ballroom

Shape your future: Learn. Plan. Succeed. (January)

Why? Listen to our speakers as they teach you to balance your budget, prepare for college, build a resume and more!

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Family Fun day

Saturday, April 14
12 - 4PM

Old Town Plaza

Family Fun Day

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Shape Your Future 

Saturday, September 8
6pm-9pm

Laguna Palms Way

Party on the Palms

This teens-only event brings you a party like no other! Leave the parents behind and dance the night away to DJ music, splash around in the foam dance party, hang out in the “teen scene” social media lounge, geek out in the on-site game truck, snack on food and drinks, and show your skills at foosball, corn hole, ping pong and a special carnival-style game. Admission is free with valid school ID for those 13-18. Party on the Palms will be #amazing!

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 Stronger Together Saturday, November 10
10am-2pm

Council Chambers
8400 Laguna Palms Way

Stronger Together 

Join the Elk Grove Youth Commission to discuss issues surrounding teens. Listen to speakers, participate in group activities and learn skills to create positive relationships with your peers.

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2017 Events
making an impact  

Making an Impact. (March)

Making an impact is possible at any age. This special event will feature speakers, presentations, and exhibits that will motivate and inspire teens interested in making an impact on their own life, within the community, and with others.

2016 Events
Shape Your Future   

Shape your future: Learn. Plan. Succeed. (April)

Why? Listen to our speakers as they teach you to balance your budget, prepare for college, build a resume and more!

Shape Your Future   

Shape your future: Learn. Plan. Succeed. (November)

Why? Listen to our speakers as they teach you to balance your budget, prepare for college, build a resume and more!

2015 Events
Teen Town Hall Forum   

Teen Town Hall Forum

Why? To solicit feedback from our youth on current issues in the community! This is an opportunity to voice concerns and be heard. City Staff from various departments will be available to answer questions.

Respect Header   

Respect: Every Story Matters

Why? To listen to our speakers as they teach you the importance of respecting yourself, peers, authority, environment and your community because every story matters.

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