Give your kids a jump-start this summer at the CMBV Launch Pad Summer Entrepreneurship Workshop for kids! The Launch Pad is an 8-week Kids Entrepreneurship Workshop Series for kids ages 8-15. Workshops will be taught by local business leaders, experts and entrepreneurs, and are designed to spark an interest in business for local kids. This summer workshop series will conclude with a Kids Entrepreneurship Market on Saturday, August 11th for your young entrepreneur to sell and/or market their products or services. All children who complete the required coursework, and participate in the market will receive a FREE one year membership to the B-CS Chamber of Commerce.
All sessions will be from 6pm-7pm, and will be held at Century Square. Workshop Series Schedule:
Session 1: June 5 – Basics of Being an Entrepreneur and Brainstorming Business Ideas
Session 2: June 12 – Choosing Your Business Idea
Session 3: June 19 – Make a Plan for Your Business
Session 4: June 26 – Budgeting for your Business
Session 5: July 10 – Connecting with Customers through Branding & Marketing
Session 6: July 17 – Customer Service & Quality Control
Session 7: July 24 – Sales
Session 8: July 31 – Managing your business & growth strategies
About the Children’s Museum of the Brazos Valley:
The mission of The Children’s Museum of the Brazos Valley is to provide a child-centered, hands-on, interactive environment for learning and discovery. Since 1995, The Children’s Museum has welcomed tens of thousands of visitors through its doors and brought learning through play into actuality. While The Museum began as a museum without walls, today it is home to 16 different interactive, educational exhibits that foster a love of learning and inspire young minds throughout the years. The Museum also boasts special programming and reading times that are designed for children and families to learn together through play, to put into practice what children are learning in the classroom, and to take practical learning skills home for continued discovery. To learn more, visit www.cmbv.org.