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Teen Court Annual Open House

Join Teen Court for its annual open house on October 2 from 6-8 p.m. at the Charles County Circuit Courthouse located at 200 Charles Street in La Plata. Meet community judges, exit interviewers, and adult and youth volunteers to learn about how Teen Court operates and about the volunteer opportunities for teens and adults.

Anyone with questions may contact Teen Court Coordinator Sarah Vaughan…

Teen Court Cancellation

NOTIFICATION: Charles County Teen Court is canceled for Thursday, Sept. 18 and will resume on Thursday, Oct. 2. Anyone with questions should contact our Teen Court coordinator, Sarah Vaughan, at (301) 609-3916. For more information about Teen Court in general, visit our website at…

Upcoming Teen Court Activities

Teen Court has announced a series of fun and educational summer activities. For more information about any of these events, please contact Teen Court Coordinator Sarah Vaughan at 301-609-3916 or by email.

June 9: Teen Court will tour the WJLA/ABC 7 news station! There are only 10 spots available. Registration is required.

The Teen Court group will depart the Charles County Courthouse at 2…

Recommendation Letters

Students who are in need of recommendation letters for school, senior portfolios or other purposes may send the details of their request to Teen Court Coordinator Sarah Vaughan at vaughans@ccso.us.

Please allow 48 hours to process your request. Letters will not be delivered to the school. The student or a parent must make arrangements to pick up the letter from the Teen Court office located…

Pizza Hotline Gift Cards to Support Teen Court

Pizza Hotline, a generous and longtime supporter of Teen Court, is hosting a gift card fundraiser to raise money for the program.

Teen Court is selling the $10 gift cards for $10 apiece. For every gift card sold, Pizza Hotline will donate all the proceeds to Teen Court. The gift cards can be used only for pick-up orders and only one gift card can be used per order.

Anyone interested in…

Teen Court Volunteers Wanted

Teen Court is seeking youth volunteers to serve as jurors and prosecution and defense attorneys. Volunteers earn community service hours, gain experience in the legal system, try real court cases, take part in free field trips and help their community. To become a volunteer, download an application and bring it to the next Teen Court session. Learn more here.

Teen Court Fundraiser: Dine to Donate at Pizza Hotline

Raising money for a good cause is easy as pie — pizza pie, that is! Pizza Hotline hosts monthly Dine to Donate fundraisers for the CCSO’s Teen Court program.

The restaurant will donate 10 percent of its profits from 2-10 p.m. on the following dates:

December 23, 2013
January 20, 2014
February 17, 2014
March 5, 2014
April 23,…

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