YW in Excellence

Young Women in Excellence

Young Women in Excellence is an event in which young women are recognized for the good things they are doing. It is a celebration of Personal Progress. Each young woman shares a value experience or value project she has completed during the year that exhibits excellence. Her presentation may include talents and skills she has developed through her Personal Progress goals. Young Women leaders invite parents to attend.

 

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Lives Under Construction -Young Women in Excellence

Lives Under Construction -Young Women in Excellence
Lives Under Construction -  Young Women in Excellence     Shared by: Leighann Gilson Draper, UT   Here are some pictures from the event I didn't get a shot with the sundae items on the table or with the displays from the girls set up. Also, we tied a caution tape bow around every other...

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Sweet is the Work of Personal Progress – Young Women in Excellence Night

Sweet is the Work of Personal Progress – Young Women in Excellence Night
This idea came from some Pinterest stalking 🙂 We used ideas from here and hereOur invitation....we also gave them a cake pop with it, we started out the "Sweet" theme right away 🙂   The program was only about 30 minutes, it was VERY short, but we really wanted it that way, the purpose of the night is to...

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Why fit in when you were born to stand out – YWIE

Why fit in when you were born to stand out – YWIE
Why fit in when you were born to stand out - Young Women in Excellence Evening Helpful pages about this site and how to's: Helpful Pages Save the Date: My daughter made the Save the Date and invitations as well as the food tags, ( it was a project). The Save the date cards are...

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YWIE for Sacrament Meeting

YWIE for Sacrament Meeting I requested about six months ago that the Young Women in our ward be allowed to do a Sacrament program for our Young Women In Excellence.  The bishop met with me about it and asked how I saw it working and how it would meet the goals and purpose of YWIE. ...

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What Is Young Women in Excellence?

What Is Young Women in Excellence? Young Women in Excellence is a celebration of Personal Progress at which young women share a Value Experience or Value Project they have completed during the year. It is usually held during Mutual at the ward level, but it may be held at the stake level. Why Do We...

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Purse-uit of Excellence

Purse-uit of Excellence
Purse-uit of Excellence Shared by Holli Smith - Thanks so much Holli We did it for our YW in Excellence this last November. Our girls LOVED it..."We Believe in the Purse-uit of Excellence"!  Our invites were purses, we made scripture totes for each girl that sat on our tables for center pieces, we had purse...

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Temple Night

Temple night As far as the temple theme, we did a YWIE on a stake basis last year.  We had each ward make a poster of a particular temple - usually one not well-know - and display by their table.   Then each ward selected a girl to tell about their individual temple.  My daughter had...

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There’s No Place Like Your Heavenly Home

There’s No Place Like Your Heavenly Home
This is a handout I made to go with a "glitter shoe" we gave out at our Young Women's in Excellence. The silhouette of Dorothy, I made it, I looked around for one and the only one I found cost money and it came in a set, so I made my own! You can download...

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Campaign Trail —Vote for Excellence

"The Campaign Trail: Vote for Excellence" It's actually quite perfect for this year (in the States) and there are several fun and easy suggestions for decor, food, invitations etc. Hope this helps some leaders looking for new ideas! By: Anna Zenk from Texas.(Thanks Anna) DECORATIONS and PROP SUGGESTIONS Posters: Vote for YW in Excellence: Always...

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You must have been a beautiful baby, cause look at ya now!

You must have been a beautiful baby, cause look at ya now! A few weeks ago, someone posted an idea centered around the saying,"You must have been a beautiful baby, cause look at ya now!" I'm not sure if that was the exact saying, but something close to it. For YWIE, I'm going to do...

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The diamond in the rough

The diamond in the rough We just came up with the theme  "The diamond in the rough" for our ywie. We are going to have a guest talk about the process of coal turning into a diamond and tie it to your spirit has to be polished like a diamond to get the end result....

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The Crown You Earn

  Sorry I do not have the name of the Sister that shared this idea with me. But thanks!!! We just had our YWIE and our theme was called the Crown You Earn .. we strung lights up in the  cultural hall and opened up the overflower from the chapel so that  the YW could...

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Solving The Puzzle Of Life

I thought I would share what we finally came up with for our YWIE.  We are basing the evening on a puzzle.  Our theme will be "Solving The Puzzle Of Life".  We will focus on how one value by itself is good and gives you a piece to work with, but to add all the...

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The Prophet of Oz (Skit)

The Prophet of Oz The skit was written to go along  with the 2003 Mutual Theme.  Additional lyrics to the song "Somewhere over  the rainbow" were written by Karen D. Cindy LaHue Palm Bay 1st Ward Cocoa Florida Stake Thank you Cindy and Karen  for working hard on this program and to Gina P. for giving...

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Night of Excellence on DVD

We just had a great Night of Excellence and I wanted to share what we did. I started at the beginning last year and took pictures at various activities.  A few weeks before our Night of Excellence video taped each girl.  We asked them several questions and taped their answers.  The questions were 1. What...

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It’s all black and white

It's all black and white Last year we used the theme of black and white because we wanted the girls to not think in gray. We used black and white and new beginning and then at yw in ex. we took black and white photos of each girl and I hand tinted them with a...

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I Walked Today Where Jesus Walked

I Walked Today Where Jesus Walked Our Theme for this year's YWIE is "I Walked Today Where Jesus Walked". We are having a flute solo by one of the young women, "As I Have Loved You", a quartet by other young women, "Testimony" and a vocal solo, "I Walked Today Where Jesus Walked" also, for...

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Hats off to you

Hats off to you We did a YWIE hats off to you night too - last year and it went great!  We decorated the whole room with hats as well, and talked about the different hats they'll have to wear in life.  For our invitations I made all different type hats (toque - or winter...

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Progressive dinner

Progressive dinner   Hi! We had a progressive dinner earlier this year and it turned out really good. We used the new mutual theme for the spiritual side of the evening. We started with opening exercises at the church then... 1st house=appetizer (my mom did this one for us and had little weenies and cheese...

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Arise and Shine Forth

  Thanks to Carol Ann C. from CA for sharing this great evening! EVENING OF EXCELLENCE Our Evening of Excellence was focused around this year’s theme as well as Joseph Smith and the Restoration of the Gospel. We wanted the evening to be spiritual and to allow each of our young women to be highlighted...

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Born to be a Queen

YW  IN  EXCELLENCE  2004 Theme: Born to be a Queen Relief Society room decorated with white draped backdrop and gold.  Picture of Christ displayed on wall. Opening Song: Called to Serve Jana:                 Queen to be, dressed in white, enters during second verse, walking to music and sits in a seat centre front with back to...

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