For Immediate Release: 10/4/2013 12:00 PM

Contact: Angela Rouson 301-952.7484

Council Member Lehman Partners with Laurel High and Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle Schools to Provide Students with Tools for Success 
Prince George’s County Council Member Mary Lehman (D) – District 1, in partnership with the Laurel High School PTSA and Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle School PTSA, will present Youth Empowerment Night on Friday, October 4, 2013, 7:00 p.m. at Laurel High School, 8000 Cherry Lane, in Laurel, Maryland.   
Council Member Lehman says Youth Empowerment Night will present students with a forum to examine the long-term impact of good decision making.
“We want to empower our students with the tools they need to reach their full potential.  Quite often, the ability to make good decisions can mean the difference between success and failure. Our guest speakers are positioned to reach students where they are and provide them with a level of insight rarely seen in our school system.  We look forward to an inspiring evening.”
“Youth Empowerment Night” will feature presentations from Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Angela Alsobrooks, and Motivational Speaker Fonz Carter. 
WHAT:            Youth Empowerment Night
WHO:              Prince George’s County Council Member Mary Lehman (D) – District 1 
                        Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Angela Alsobrooks
                        Motivational Speaker Fonz Carter
WHEN:            Friday, October 4, 2013
                        7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
WHERE:          Laurel High School
                        8000 Cherry Lane
                        Laurel, Maryland 20707
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