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2019 Calendar

Saturday, February 2, 2019

First Saturday Session

Topics to be discussed:

  • Healthy Communication
  • Boundaries/Body Awareness
  • Giving and receiving respect

Saturday, February 22-24, 2019

Power Her Conference is an Adult ONLY conference that celebrates black womanhood in all its forms.

Tickets are $125 and include:

  • Meet and Greet Evening Mixer
  • Exciting interactive workshops
  • Day Party with amazing DJ, shopping and live performances
  • Key note speaker and dinner show.
  • Comedy Show

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Saturday Session

Topics to be discussed:

  • Respect for self
  • Respect for others
  • Manners

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Art  Therapy

Paint Party at Local Color Art Studio

$5/ student

$10/ adult

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Saturday Session

Topics to be discussed:

  • Telephone Etiquette
  • Table Etiquette
  • Manners (continued)

Saturday, April 20th, 2019

Chrysalis Annual Tea Party

Partners with Burst Into Books to offer a Literary Tea Party

  • Dress up
  • Enjoy delicious tea and refreshments
  • Practice Table Etiquette
  • Practice Manners
  • Meet authors and discuss books by black owned authors

Saturday, May 4, 2019

Last Saturday Session

  • Principles of Sewing and Reaping
  • Practice horticulture
  • Character & Integrity

Saturday, May 18, 2019

Field Trip to Chicago Urban Art Retreat

Topics to be discussed:

  • Creative Art
  • Gardening
  • Community Service

Chrysalis Program Photo Gallery

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Mother Daughter Brunch

  • Enjoy delicious brunch
  • Key note speaker
  • Mother Daughter Games 
  • Special Gifts for moms.

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Annual Evening of the Arts


  • Live performances
  • Art Auction
  • Dancing and Shopping
  • Games and Prizes

Saturday, August 2nd-4th, 2019

Chrysalis Summer retreat

  • Bonding with each other and nature
  • Journal, Art, and Music Therapy
  • Campfire Fun
  • Rock climbing
  • Scavenger hunt

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Chrysalis Community Picnic

  • Enjoy Food and Fun with the Chrysalis Program
  • Community Resources will be present and available
  • Games and prices