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BDM Youth Round Table

Are YOU a Maryland student between the ages of 11-17? Are YOU looking for an alternative and fun way to serve your community? Want something that will look great on a college application?

Then this Round Table is for YOU!

FAQ’s

Q: What is the BDM Youth Round Table?
A:
The BDM Youth Round Table is a group of young people who provides support, guidance, and recommendations in museum activities through the perspective of their peers in the community.

Q: Who can join the BDM Youth Round Table?
A:
The BDM Youth Round Table is open to any Maryland student ages 11-17 (middle and high school) who have a desire to make a difference in the museum and in the community.

Q: When will the BDM Youth Round Table meet?
A:
The BDM Youth Round Table will meet during the school year from September to April unless there is a holiday. Days and times of meetings will be discussed among the council.

Q: Where will the BDM Youth Round Table Meet?
A:
The BDM Youth Round Table will meet at the Banneker-Douglass Museum unless otherwise noted.

Q: What are some of the things the BDM Youth Round Table will be doing?
A:
Members of the BDM Youth Round Table will have the opportunity to, but not limited to, doing the following projects:

  1. Assist in programming planning (serve as a focus group)
  2. Volunteer at events/programs/workshops
  3. Serve in community service projects
  4. Assist with social media sites
  5. Sponsor guest lecturers
  6. Special projects

Q: What are some benefits to being a member of the BDM Youth Round Table?

  1. It is a great way to build leadership and creative skills.
  2. It will look nice on a college application and/or resume.
  3. It is a positive outlet.
  4. It is a proactive way to let your voice be heard.
  5. It is a fun and awesome way to meet new people and build lasting friendships!!

Q: Can students receive community service hours?
A:
Students may be able to receive community service hours.

For more information about the Round Table or to register, please contact us bannekerdouglassmuseum@gmail.com or call 410-216-6180.