Mayor’s Young Leaders Advisory Council’s Jaxtivities

  • Date: Saturday, Apr 30, 2016
  • Time: 10:00AM to 4:00PM
  • Where: Hemming Park

Youth in Jacksonville ages 13-21 are invited to come out toHemming Park on Saturday, April 30 for “Jaxtivities!” Occurring from10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and sponsored by the Mayor’s Young Leaders Advisory Council, attendees will be able to meet with college and military recruiters, employers and summer arts and athletic fun specialists. “Jaxtivities” will also have workshops for financial literacy, resume and career planning, and drug and alcohol abuse. Contact Chardae Hancock ( or Laquieta Brown ( for more information.

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