Citizens academy application being taken
Applications are being accepted for the 2011 Woodbury Citizens Academy - a free series of sessions open to all Woodbury residents.
According to event's sponsor, the Woodbury Community Foundation, academy participants will "will gain an understanding of how local public, private and nonprofit sectors work in their respective areas, as well as in unison, to make the city a positive place to reside."
Applications are due Jan. 21. The 10 sessions begin Feb. 3 and end April 14 with a graduation ceremony. Program participants will meet every Thursday from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at various city locations.
Applications are available online now at www.woodburyfoundation.org. Attendance is limited to 25 people on a first come, first serve basis.
- Mike Longaecker