Teenage girls -- Societies and clubs
Found in 117 Collections and/or Records:
National programs: National Y-Teen Week, 1979, 1982
Photograph series promoting Y-Teen Week, an annual celebration and promotion of the Y-Teen program of the YWCA of the USA. The 1979 series features Y-Teens and leaders enjoying a variety of activities in Central Park demonstrating the theme, "Teen Energy." Photographs promoting the 1982 Y-Teen Week center around four Y-Teens posed together and separate.
National programs: TechGYRLS, 1997-1998
Photographs of TechGRYLS programs and activities including lego robotics, MicroWorld coding, and computer exploration. Identified photographs are from the Winnetka Elementary School in Dallas, Texas and DeVry Institute in New Brunswick, New Jersey.
National programs: Teen counseling project, 1971-1973
National programs: World Fellowship, undated
Photographs of Y-Teens preparing for World Fellowship celebrations.
National programs: Y-Teen Roll Call Week, circa 1948-1965
Posed and candid photographs of Y-Teen Roll Call Week ceremonies, planning activities, and recruitment stands.
National Teen Assembly, 1991
Photographs of the 1991 National Teen Assembly (NTA) activities, sessions, and participants.
National Teen Council/National Teen Organization, circa 1972-1993
Photographs of YWCA of the USA National Teen Organization NTO) and National Teen Council (NTC) meetings and conferences.
National Teen Organization assemblies, circa 1973-1978
Photographs of national and regional National Teen Organization (NTO) assemblies.
Symbols and teenage, circa 1951-1960
Teen-age Program Committee minutes and reports, 1946-1952
The Program Committee of the Teen-age Department of the YWCA of the U.S.A. is responsible for developing the overall program for the teen-age members, communicating the program to local Y-Teen clubs, developing content for conferences and conventions and developing Y-Teen staff. Meetings include discussion of the issues affecting teenagers, conference content and format and program needs. Prior to 1946 the Teen-age Department is the Girl Reserve Department.
Teenage and younger girls, circa 1910-1999
The YWCA of the USA's work with teenagers began with Girl Reserve clubs which later became the Y-Teen program. Photographs include portraits of members and program participants and photographs of program activities such as conferences, program planning, recreation, and meetings.
Teenage conferences, 1954-1960
Teenage conferences, 1955-1960
Teenage conferences, 1951-1960
Teenage conferences, 1952-1960
Teenage conferences, 1953-1960
Teenage conferences, circa 1958
Y-Teen conference planning manuals. Manuals provide guidelines for planning the structure, administration and content of conferences as well as explanatory sections on the purpose and function of conferences.
Third National Y-Teen Conference, 1965
Photographs from the Third National Y-Teen Conference in Washington, DC including panels, activities, group sessions, arrivals, speakers, and selected portraits. Special conference activities included visits to selected embassies to increase international understanding and a folk song contest launched by folk singer Oscar Brand.
Documents concerning the adoption of the Y-Teen name for the YWCA of the U.S.A. program for teenage girls. The name is selected to more accurately represent the age group, allow for the inclusion of co-ed groups and have a stronger connection to the YWCA name. Documents include a program packet with materials for launching the new name and excerpts from minutes discussion the name change.
Y-Teen, circa 1945-1950
Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A.'s work with teenagers and Y-Teen programs. Included are materials concerning the use of the Y-Teen symbol, adult and youth leadership, conference participation, teenage program emphases and purposes, reaching rural youth, membership fees and conditions, national Y-Teen projects, cooperation with the YMCA and their Hi-Y teenage program, and participation in the Midcentury White House Conference on Children and Youth.
Y-Teen conferences, 1947-1950
Documents concerning the planning, proceedings and assessments of the central and eastern region Y-Teen conferences. Regional conferences are a chance for Y-Teen delegates and the adult leaders to come together to discuss the issues important to them and unite behind a common purpose. Conferences include discussion groups, lectures and activities.
Y-Teen conferences, 1950-1951
Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. National Conferences for Teen-Age Program Directors. The conference is held to provide leadership development opportunities and as a chance for leaders of the Y-Teen programs to discuss the needs of teenagers and assess how the program can meet those needs. Included are conference reports, pre-conference materials and lists of attendees.
Y-Teen conferences, 1947-1949
Y-Teens regional and national conferences, circa 1953-1998
Photographs of participants, leaders, sessions, and activities from regional and national YWCA of the USA Y-Teen conferences.
Younger girls and Girl Reserve regional conferences, circa 1913-1945
Photographs of YWCA of the USA regional conferences for younger girls and Girl Reserves including posed group photographs and candid photographs of conference programs and activities. Many of these conferences were held at camp facilities and included recreation as part of their program in addition to conference sessions.