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calendar — 10 month program

The Signature Program starts with an orientation and a retreat followed by monthly sessions, project work, and graduation.

This program is a ten-month commitment, running the academic year from August to June. Participants are expected to attend all sessions and may not miss more than two over the Leadership Evanston year.


Orientation: Wednesday, August 28, 6:30-8:00 pm - Evanston Art Center
Opening Retreat I and II: Thursday, September 5, 3 pm to 8:30 pm and Saturday, September 7, 8:30 am -2:30 pm
Monthly Thursday Sessions: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
2019 dates: October 17, November 21, December 19
2020 dates: January 16, February 20, March 19, April 16, May 21
Final session and Graduation: June 4, 2 pm to 8:30 pm