Democracy Day

Recommended for Grades 7 to 12

Program Length: Half-Day, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm (grades 7-8) 
                                 Full-Day, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm (grades 9-12)

This interactive program is designed to engage students in grades 7 to 12 in the parliamentary process and experience democracy first-hand. Depending on parliamentary activities, program length and interests, students will participate in information sessions, workshops, and hands-on activities that will emphasize the importance of civic engagement and democratic rights and responsibilities. A pizza lunch with dietary options is included, and snacks are provided throughout the day!

Choose from one of two themes: A. The importance and impact of voting, or B. The role of media in politics.

Available dates:

2019: November 28th (full), December 5th (full) and December 10th

2020: January 15th, February 5th, March 5th, March 24th, April 9th, April 28th, May 13th, May 28th, June 4th.