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Virginia


Richmond, Virginia

Virginia I
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Class Director Peter Martin
For students ages 13-19
  • Four Day Class January 28-31, 2019
    Monday: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Tuesday - Thursday: 8:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    $270 first time students; $230 alumni students
  • Political Communication Workshop February 1, 2019
    Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    $50 standalone rate; $40 with Four Day Class
  • Student Housing Cub Adventure Camp
    $185 for three nights; $230 for four nights
For students ages 8-12
  • One Day Class February 1, 2019
    Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $40 for the first child; $35 for additional siblings

Virginia II
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Class Director Steve Crum
For students ages 13-19
  • Four Day Class February 4-7, 2019
    Monday: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Tuesday - Thursday: 8:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    $270 first time students; $230 alumni students
  • Political Communication Workshop February 8, 2019
    Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    $50 standalone rate; $40 with Four Day Class
  • Student Housing Cub Adventure Camp
    $185 for three nights; $230 for four nights
For students ages 8-12
  • One Day Class February 8, 2019
    Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    $40 for the first child; $35 for additional siblings
Contact Information

Crickett Brown, State Coordinator •  804-638-7571 •  virginia@teenpact.com

Four Day Class

January 28-31, 2019 February 4-7, 2019

The Four Day Class is a dynamic, hands-on leadership experience where students learn about state government from a Christian worldview. Students gather at their local State Capitol to run for student office, participate in a mock legislature, and learn about how they can be effective leaders in their community back home. For students ages 13-19.

 

capitol

Please arrive by 12:45 p.m. on Monday at the James Monroe Building in Richmond, VA. Class will be held on the 2nd floor in rooms C & D. A TeenPact staff member will meet and direct you to the classroom. Please eat lunch prior to arriving at class.

 

Please review our dress code before attending the class.

 

camp

All students and chaperones staying at the Cub Adventure Camp should arrive at the camp between 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.on Monday morning. This will allow you the time needed to check into the camp, load your luggage into your cabin, stop for lunch on the way to the Capitol, and arrive by 12:45 p.m. Parents should  pick up their student’s luggage before arriving at the Capitol on Thursday for graduation or for pick-up on Friday.

NOTE: No luggage can be taken into the Capitol. Please be sure to drop off your student’s luggage prior to arriving at the class.

 

parking

Metered and garage parking is available throughout downtown Richmond; please allow plenty of time to find a parking space.  Click here to see a map of the city with parking sites.

 

directions

To the Capitol

You can find information on how to get to the James Monroe Building here

 

To the Camp

You can find information on how to get to the Cub Adventure Camp here.

 

Bring This

  • Your completed homework with your name on each page
  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pen or pencil
  • Commuting students – Please bring a sack lunch or money to purchase lunch for all three days if you did not pre-order your lunch during registration.

not that

  • Weapons (including knives and firearms)
  • Media devices (including tablets, ipods, computers, etc.)
    We will be media free for the week.

 

We are pleased to offer catered lunches to Four Day Students and Chaperones. If you are staying at the Residential Camp, lunch will be provided at no additional cost. If you are commuting from home, you may purchase lunch online at time of registration, or bring a sack lunch each day.

 

Evening Sessions are an integral part of the TeenPact experience, allowing students to combine the academic emphasis in class with a spiritual focus on students’ relationships with God and one another.

 

On Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, TeenPact offers Evening Sessions at camp that give students the opportunity to relax and fellowship with like-minded peers in a more casual environment. Students play games, participate in small groups, enjoy a time of worship, and are challenged by a message from the Class Director. Parents and commuter students not staying at the camp are welcome to join us for Evening Sessions. If you are commuting to Evening Sessions, you may purchase dinner online at time of registration, or bring your own dinner to the camp. Please contact Crickett Brown at virginia@teenpact.com for more information regarding Evening Sessions.

 

Parents are invited to stay for as much of the class as possible. We love having parents observe what their students are learning! If you are not able to stay, you are welcome to drop off your student.

 

Please join us for graduation on Thursday beginning at 1:00 p.m. During graduation, students participate in a short mock legislative session, hear speeches from the elected officials, hear a charge from the Program Director, receive graduation certificates, and much more!

 

Political Communication Workshop

February 1, 2019 February 8, 2019

The Political Communication Workshop trains students to analyze and interpret public presentations through a variety of activities and discussions. Students are challenged to develop critical thinking skills as they participate in policy debates, practice political negotiations, and discuss current events. For students ages 13-19.

Political Communication Workshop students should arrive by 9:45 a.m. on Friday at the James Monroe Building in Richmond, VA. The TeenPact staff will meet you and direct you to the class location.

 

Please review our dress code before attending the class.

 

parking

Metered and garage parking is available throughout downtown Richmond; please allow plenty of time to find a parking space.  Click here to see a map of the city with parking sites.

 

directions

You can find information on how to get to the James Monroe Building here

 

bring this

  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pen or pencil

 

not that

  • Weapons (including knives and firearms)
  • Media devices (including tablets, ipods, computers, etc.)
    We will be media free for the day.

 

We are pleased to offer catered lunch to all students and parents at the Political Communication Workshop. If you are a Four Day Student staying at the Residential Camp on Thursday night, lunch on Friday will be included at no additional cost. If you are commuting to the workshop, you may purchase lunch online at time of registration, or bring a sack lunch from home.

 

Parents are invited to stay for as much of the class as possible. We love having parents observe what their students are learning! If you are not able to stay, you are welcome to drop off your student.

 

Camp

January 28-February 1, 2019 February 4-8, 2019

Students attending the Four Day Class are encouraged to stay at the  Cub Adventure Camp in Maidens, VA. 

 

This is an integral part of the TeenPact experience, allowing students to combine the academic emphasis at the capitol with a spiritual focus on relationships with God and one another. Staying at the camp gives students the opportunity to relax and fellowship with like-minded peers in a more casual environment. Students play games, participate in small groups, enjoy a time of worship, and are challenged by a message from the Class Director.

 

Lodging, transportation, and meals are included in the price of the residential camp fee of $185 for three nights or $230 for four nights. To reserve your slot at the camp, please include this option online during registration. Parents and students who are not able to stay at camp are welcome to join us for the afternoon activities and Evening Sessions. If you are commuting to Evening Sessions, you may purchase dinner online at time of registration, or bring dinner from home. Contact Crickett Brown, the Virginia State Coordinator to let her know if you will be attending any or all Evening Sessions. All students and chaperones staying at the camp should drop off and pick up luggage at the camp prior to arriving at the Capitol on Monday.

 

You can find directions on how to get to the Cub Adventure Camp here.

 

bring this

  • Pillow
  • Towel
  • Sheets, blanket or sleeping bag
  • Toiletries
  • Capitol clothes (see dress code)
  • Comfortable camp clothes
  • Board and/or card games to share (optional)
  • Snack to share (optional)

 

not that

  • Weapons (including knives and firearms)
  • Media devices (including tablets, ipods, computers, etc.)
    We will be media free for the week.

 

On Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, TeenPact offers Evening Sessions at camp that give students the opportunity to relax and fellowship with like-minded peers in a more casual environment. Students play games, participate in small groups, enjoy a time of worship, and are challenged by a message from the Class Director. Parents and commuter students not staying at the camp are welcome to join us for Evening Sessions. If you are commuting to Evening Sessions, you may purchase dinner online at time of registration, or bring your own dinner to the camp. Please contact Crickett Brown at virginia@teenpact.com for more information regarding Evening Sessions.

 

 

We encourage parents to come and enjoy the week as chaperones and assist with student transportation at a discounted rate of $140 for three nights or $180 for four nights. This is a wonderful opportunity for adults to experience TeenPact as well. Often parents find they enjoy their week at TeenPact as much as their students! To reserve your place at the camp, please register online.

 

One Day Class

February 1, 2019 February 8, 2019

The One Day Class is an action-packed day full of exciting experiences that introduce students to their state government using a dynamic, hands-on approach. Students are led by an energetic staff team as they explore their Capitol, pray for their leaders, discuss their mock legislation, and so much more! For students ages 8-12.

 

One Day Class students should arrive by 9:45 a.m. on Friday at the James Monroe Building in Richmond, VA. The TeenPact staff will meet you and direct you to the class location.

 

Please review our dress code before attending the class.

 

parking

Metered and garage parking is available throughout downtown Richmond; please allow plenty of time to find a parking space.  Click here to see a map of the city with parking sites.

 

directions

You can find information on how to get to the James Monroe Building here

 

bring this

  • Your completed homework with your name on each page
  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pen or pencil
  • A sack lunch, or money to purchase lunch from the cafeteria

not that

  • Weapons (including knives and firearms)
  • Media devices (including tablets, ipods, computers, etc.)
    We will be media free for the day.

Students and Parents attending the One Day Class should plan to bring lunch from home, or money to purchase lunch at the capitol cafeteria.

 

Parents are required to stay with their students (and students they may be chaperoning from another family) for the entire class.