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The Wifandel Life Skills Day Camp

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Welcome to The Wifandel Life Skills Day Camp!

Embark on a transformative journey of personal growth and empowerment at the Wifandel Life Skills Day Camp. Tailored for adolescents aged 14-19, this dynamic five-day program offers an immersive experience combining interactive workshops, hands-on activities, and engaging discussions to equip participants with essential life skills for success.

Led by experienced facilitators and guest speakers, our sessions cover a range of topics including communication, emotional intelligence, job readiness, time management, problem-solving, and self-care practices. Join a supportive and enriching environment where learning thrives.

Enroll now to secure your spot and take the first step towards realizing your full potential. Join us at the Wifandel Life Skills Day Camp and embark on a journey towards a brighter future!

 

The class begins in June 2024! 

 

About W.L.S.D.C

The Wifandel Life Skills Day Camp is meticulously crafted to nurture and empower adolescents aged 14-19 residing in Los Angeles who harbor a passion for personal growth and development. This comprehensive five-day program is designed to equip participants with essential life skills crucial for navigating various aspects of life with confidence and resilience.

The day camp begins on June 24th, 2024 - June 28th, 2024, and runs for five consecutive days, from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM each day. Sessions are conducted in person at the Wifandel House. The Wifandel Life Skill Day Camp is free.  

Who It's For:

This day camp is tailored for adolescents aged 14-19 who are eager to explore and enhance their life skills in a supportive and enriching environment. It welcomes individuals who are dedicated to personal growth and eager to acquire valuable competencies for future success.

 

What It's About:

The Wifandel Life Skills Day Camp offers a transformative experience that covers a range of topics including communication, emotional intelligence, job readiness, time management, problem-solving, and self-care practices. Through interactive workshops, hands-on activities, and engaging discussions, participants embark on a journey of self-discovery and empowerment guided by experienced facilitators.

 

Goal:

The primary goal of this day camp is to empower participants to thrive in all areas of life by equipping them with essential life skills and fostering personal growth and development. Participants will gain valuable insights, tools, and strategies to navigate life's challenges with confidence and resilience.

 

Curriculum Highlights:

  • Communication Skills & Emotional Intelligence

  • Job Readiness & Career Development

  • Time Management & Problem-Solving

  •  Self-Care Practices & Well-being

About The Instructors

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Hiram & Charisse Sims

Hiram Sims, a poet, essayist, and Creative Writing Professor, is deeply rooted in Los Angeles's literary scene. With a background in English and a Master's in Professional Writing, he teaches and inspires through The Community Literature Initiative. He's authored three poetry collections and a creative writing textbook, while co-founding World Stage Press and founding the Sims Library of Poetry. As a commissioner of The Los Angeles Public Library, he continues to shape the city's literary landscape.

Charisse Sims, a dedicated advocate for youth literacy, co-founded the Sims Library of Poetry in 2020. Serving as Director of Youth Literacy Programs, she bridges educators and students, promoting culturally relevant children's books through publishing classes. Recognized as a PBS Early Learning Champion, she expands educational access nationwide. Through her award-winning podcast, she educates and advocates for youth. Charisse's unwavering commitment ensures every child has equal learning opportunities, making her an inspirational leader in education.

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