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Morrisville 101
Over 150 Graduated... and Counting!
Morrisville 101 is our annual citizen's academy held for the residents of Morrisville.  This is a free class for citizens 16 years of age and up. 
What's in it for you?
  • A "behind-the-scenes" look at community services.
  • The chance to meet and make connections with other civic-minded residents.
  • Knowledge and personal contacts to help you become an effective leader in your community.
  • A clearer understanding of the big picture that's needed to run for elected office in Morrisville.

Budget Exercise 1
The class is packed with activities and information, and is designed to be interactive with opportunities to ask questions and give feedback.

2017 Morrisville 101 Dates

Monday, September 18           
6 – 9 pm
Session 1 – Town Manager, PIO and Clerk

Monday, September 25
6 – 9 pm
Session 2 – Planning, Engineering, Inspections

Monday, October 2
6 – 9 pm
Session 3 – Public Works, Police

Monday, October 9
6 – 9 pm
Session 4 – Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources, Fire

Monday, October 16
6 – 9 pm
Session 5 - Budget, IT

Registration for the 2017 session of Morrisville 101 is now closed. Check back in 2018 for the next session of Morrisville 101!

What do past students have to say?

"I feel so lucky that I was able to participate in this class.  It is so amazing that our town provides a service like this.  My hat goes off to everyone involved! This is an amazing effort."

"Overall, I thoroughly enjoyed the classes and I am very glad that I participated.  I will be recommending the course to my neighbors."

"Very well organized and very well conducted with very knowledgable instructors.  It has given me an appreciation and even more confidence in a well run Town and Town Government."
Check out our program designed just for Teens!
Teen Morrisville 101 is an annual citizen's academy geared towards Teens interested in local government, specifically in Morrisville.  This is a free program for 9 - 12th graders.  The program will be held after school hours, from 4 - 6 pm once a week for 4 weeks, and will take place at Morrisville Town Hall, located at 100 Town Hall Drive.  While the program is open to all high school students, preference will be given to those who live in Morrisville.
What's in it for you?
  • A "behind-the-scenes" look at how local government works, specifically in Morrisville.
  • A better understanding of what it takes to be a civil servant with a close up look at different career options in local government.
  • A chance to get a hands-on approach to learning through group activities like designing a park and presenting at a Mock Town Council meeting.
  • A great opportunity to talk to local government employees about what they do every day for the citizens in Morrisville.
The class is packed with activities and information, and is perfect for High School students interested in pursuing a career in government, or are just looking for more insight into what it takes to run a Town! 

2017 Teen Morrisville 101 Dates

Session 1           
Wednesday, April 19
4 - 6 pm
Session 2           
Wednesday, April 26
4 - 6 pm
Session 3
Wednesday, May 3
4 - 6 pm
Session 4           
Wednesday, May 10
4 - 6 pm
Tuesday, May 23 (optional)
6:30 pm
Teen Morrisville 101 Graduation (held at the Morrisville Town Council Briefing Session)

Please Note: Students are required to attend all 4 sessions or will not be eligible for graduation.           
Registration for the 2017 session of Teen Morrisville 101 is now closed.  Check back in 2018 for information on the next session of Teen Morrisville 101!

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