Events

Please join Gap Year Solutions in the following locations to learn more about the many benefits of Gap Years and how to start planning your year of REAL WORLD LEARNING!

My daughter and I attended your gap year presentation at BHS. It was a terrific program! (Ellen G. – parent)

I was at your presentation on Monday night at Cary Library in Lexington. It was fantastic – informative, thoughtful and very useful! (Jane K. – parent)

October 2019

10/2/2019 – Discover Gap Years. Orinda Library, Orinda, CA. 6:30PM

10/3/2019 – Discover Gap Years. Lafayette Library & Learning Center, Lafayette, CA. 6:00PM

10/9/2019 – Set Up Your High School Student for Success: Key Skills & Strategies. Robbins Library, Arlington, MA. 7:00 – 8:00PM (joint presentation and discussion with Beyond BookSmart)

10/21/2019 – 10/23/2019 – Gap Year Association Annual Conference, UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC.

10/24/2019 – Discover Gap Years. North Regional Library, Durham, NC. 7:00PM

10/29/2019 – Discover Gap Years. Sherborn Community Center, Sherborn, MA. 6:30PM

November 2019

11/5/2019 – Discover Gap Years. Central Library, Arlington, VA. 7:00PM

11/6/2019 – Discover Gap Years. Ashburn Library, Ashburn, VA. 7:00PM

11/7/2019 – Discover Gap Years. Patrick Henry Library, Vienna, VA. 7:00PM

11/19/2019 – Discover Gap Years. Madison Public Library, Madison, NJ. 7:00PM

11/20/2019 – Discover Gap Years. Montclair Public Library, Montclair, NJ. 7:00PM

11/21/2019 – Is a Gap Year for You? Mendham Borough Library, Mendham, NJ. 6:30PM

December 2019

12/5/2019 – What is a Gap Year? Concord Free Public Library, Concord, MA. 6:30PM

12/11/2019 – Discover Gap Years. Hingham Public Library, Hingham, MA. 7:00PM

January 2020

1/11/2020 – USA Gap Year Fair – Noble and Greenough School, Dedham, MA. 1:00PM

1/12/2020 – USA Gap Year Fair – Reading Memorial High School, Reading, MA. 1:00PM

1/13/2020 – USA Gap Year Fair – Brookline High School, Brookline, MA. 6:00PM

1/16/2020 – Gap Year Panel, 11th Grade Parent Night, Newton North High School, Newton, MA. 6:30PM

1/24/2020 – USA Gap Year Fair – Oak Park & River Forest High School, Oak Park, IL. 6:00PM

1/25/2020 – USA Gap Year Fair – New Trier Township High School, Winnetka, IL. 12:00PM

February 2020

2/4/2020 – USA Gap Year Fair – George C. Marshall High School, Fairfax, VA. 6:00PM

2/5/2020 – USA Gap Year Fair – Richard Montgomery High School, Rockville, MD. 7:00PM

2/6/2020 – USA Gap Year Fair – Riverside High School, Leesburg, VA. 6:00PM

2/11/2020 – PTSO Speaker Series: Discover Gap Years. Belmont High School, Belmont, MA. 7:00PM

2/20/2020 – Gap Year Exploration Month, The 5 Myths of Gap Years webinar. In partnership with StreamableU. Free Registration.

2/26/2020 – Choosing College with Michael Horn, in partnership with College Resource Collaborative – Brookline Teen Center, Brookline, MA. 7:00PM


NOTE: All remaining in-person Spring 2020 events have been cancelled due to COVID-19. 


March 2020

3/31/2020 – Gap Year Live Q&A. Zoom webinar. 

April 2020

4/2/2020 – Gap Year Live Q&A. Zoom webinar. 

4/8/2020 – GapChat! Live. Free Zoom web conference. 8:00PM ET. Register here.

4/15/2020 – GapChat! Live. Free Zoom web conference. 8:00PM ET. Register here.

4/21/2020 – Why the coronavirus is causing more families to consider a Gap Year. Free webinar. Click here to watch replay.

4/22/2020 – GapChat! Live. Free Zoom web conference. 8:00PM ET. Register here.

4/28/2020 – College planning and Gap Years amidst COVID. Free webinar co-hosted with McMillan Education. 7:00PM ET.  Click here to watch replay.

4/29/2020 – GapChat! Live. Free Zoom web conference. 8:00PM ET. Register here.

4/30/2020 – Coffee with Counselors. Chapel Hill High School, Chapel Hill, NC. 2:00PM ET.

May 2020

5/6/2020 – GapChat! Live. Free Zoom web conference. 8:00PM ET. Register here.

5/13/2020 – GapChat! Live. Free Zoom web conference. 8:00PM ET. Register here.

5/20/2020 – GapChat! Live. Free Zoom web conference. 8:00PM ET. Register here.

5/27/2020 – GapChat! Live. Free Zoom web conference. 8:00PM ET. Register here.

July 2020

July 15-17, 2020 – What’s the Rush? Why Gap Years Matter. Workshop at IECA Spring Conference, Mohegan Sun Resort, Uncasville, CT. 9:15AM (postponed from May 2020)

Fall 2020 – Spring 2021

October 2020

10/8/2020 – Taking a Gap Year: Is It Right for You? Wellesley Free Library, Wellesley, MA. 7:00PM (rescheduled from March 2020)

Note: check back frequently as we are constantly confirming and adding dates.

If you are a young adult/teen librarian or school counselor and would like to have Gap Year Solutions provide an informational presentation at your location, please reach out to us. Starting in 2020, we are also setting up live webinars with school guidance offices. You can write to us via our CONTACT page.