Orange County REMC is pleased to announce the selection of Rebecca and Riley Lowe for the 2014 Indiana Youth Tour to Washington, D.C.
The Lowes are students at Paoli Jr. /Sr. High School and the daughters of Mike Lowe and Jamie Lowe.
This year’s trip begins on June 12, in Indianapolis and ends on June 19. The Indiana delegation, which will include approximately 75 students, will start the trip by getting acquainted and hearing from Indiana legislative leaders during a kick-off dinner.
On the way to D.C., students and chaperones will make a stop at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pa., and then make their way to Gettysburg, where they will visit the battlefield and museum.
Throughout the trip, delegates will have the opportunity to tour the Lincoln, WWII, Korean and Vietnam memorials, as well as Arlington National Cemetery. The group will visit various museums including the Newseum, the National Museum of the Marine Corps and the National Archives, and take a night cruise on the Potomac River.
Students will also interact with representatives of Indiana’s congressional delegation on Capitol Hill and meet with 1,500 students from across the country at the Youth Tour Rally.