Monthly Archives: April 2016
“Youth Empowerment Zone”
Lunch & Learn program
Tuesday, April 19 at 12:00 p.m.
HyVee Store on Grindstone
The Rev. Lorenzo Lawson
The topic of the program is the Youth Empowerment Zone (YEZ). YEZ serves at-risk youth in Boone County, those who face environmental, social and family conditions that hinder their personal development and successful integration into society as productive citizens. Rev. Lawson was one of the founding leaders in 2004 and has been working with youth in Columbia ever since.
The public is invited to attend. Lunch is not provided by the League however you can bring your own or purchase it in the store.
Heroin, Meth and Prescription Drugs Epidemics
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
on CAT TV
Dr. Luke Buffaloe
Lt. Jason Jones
Columbia Police Dept. Special Investigations Division
Licensed Counselor, Phoenix Health
Director of Counseling, Battle High School
Jim Robertson, Managing Editor of the Columbia Daily Tribune, will moderate the discussion.
The program will be replayed on CAT TV (Mediacom Channel 85; Charter Communications Channel 983; and CenturyTel Prism Channel 98). Replay times on CAT TV are at 7 am on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday and 7:30 pm on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.) The program will be available on the League website (lwvcbc.org) a few days after the show or at columbiaacess.tv.