Youth Exchange Calendar

YOUTH EXCHANGE CALENDAR 2017 - 2018

OUTBOUND INTERVIEWS:  NOVEMBER 18, 2017 - 10:00 AM TO 3:00 PM
Location: Christian Conference Center, Newton.  Applicants for 2018-19 will be interviewed for acceptance into the program.  A parent is required to attend.

HOST FAMILY ORIENTATION:  NOVEMBER 28 AND DECEMBER 7, 2017 AT 7 PM
These hour-long sessions are provided using GoToMeeting. Contact Doug Peterson for details.

WINTER RETREAT:  JANUARY 6-7, 2018
Location: Christian Conference Center, Newton.  All Inbound and Outbound students are required to attend this mandatory event designed for training and socialization.  Students will stay overnight in cabins.

SPRING EVENT:  FEBRUARY, 2018 (TENTATIVE)
Location: TBA.  All Inbound and Outbound students are required to attend this mandatory training event.  At least one parent is required to attend as well.

DISTRICT CELEBRATIONS:  APRIL 12-14, 2018
Locations: Various.  Inbound and Outbound students are required to attend the District Celebrations.  It is mandatory.  Exact times and locations TBD.

ROTEX ORGANIZED EVENT:  MAY, 2018
Location: TBD.  This will be a strictly social, optional event for Inbound and Outbound students, hosted by Rotex.

INBOUND ROTARY TOUR OF THE USA:  JUNE – JULY 2018
This is a scheduled bus tour of the United States.  Approximately 8,000 miles long, it leaves from the Amana exit going west to California, south to San Diego, and east through Texas to Orlando, Florida, north to New York City and west through Chicago and returning to Amana.

OUTBOUND PICNIC:  JULY 21, 2018
Location: Newton.  All Outbound students and their parents are required to attend this mandatory training and information event.  This is the last gathering before student departure.