Leadership Norton County launches in August 2021. The program will consist of 7 full-day sessions that include two components: leadership education and a local tour/speakers. These sessions will take place in-person, unless county health recommendations advise differently at the time. In addition to the 7 full day sessions, the program will include participation in the 2-day Your Leadership Edge program at Kansas Leadership Center (KLC) in April, and a reception following program completion in May. The 7 full-day session programs will run from August 2021 - March 2022 (excluding the month of December) followed by the KLC program in April.
Class size is limited to 12 participants. Upon acceptance to the class, the tuition fee is $150 payable by August 19, 2021. Classes will be held the third Thursday of each month August - November and January - April.
Applications must be received at the Chamber office by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, July 12, 2021. Class participants will be announced by Friday, July 16, 2021. CLICK HERE FOR THE ONLINE APPLICATION!
Program General Outline (Subject to Change):
Sept. 2017: TRAVELING KANSAS is a local production from Smoky Hills Public Television that highlights communities, people and attractions across the state. This episode explores the past and present with a spotlight on the restoration of several historic buildings in Norton and the economic development efforts throughout the county.
Valley Hope of Norton (Founded in 1967) With a 50-year legacy of helping thousands of patients and families, Valley Hope is nationally-known as a trusted provider of addiction treatment and recovery support. Founded in Norton in 1967, Valley Hope provides patient-centered, compassionate treatment to people and families impacted by drug and alcohol addiction. Valley Hope’s residential treatment program includes safe, medically-monitored detoxification from drugs and alcohol, healing therapies, addiction education, family care, relapse prevention planning and long-term recovery strategies. If you or someone you know is struggling with drugs or alcohol, get help 24/7 by calling for a free, confidential assessment. Learn more about addiction, treatment and recovery by calling 1-800-544-5101 or visit https://valleyhope.org
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