The First Lady is heading to Africa – to Senegal, South Africa, and Tanzania – and she wants young people all across America to join!
"I want young people here in the U.S. to join me on this journey so that you can engage with – and learn from – the African students I meet and experience the rich culture and history of each of these countries right alongside me. All you have to do is get online:
For updates from the road, follow my new Instagram account @MichelleObamaand check out @FLOTUS on Twitter.
Every day on the White House blog, you can check out my travel journal – which will include photos and videos – to learn more about the places I visit and the people I meet.
On Saturday, June 29th, at 9:30am EST, I’ll be hosting a special town hall that connects young people in South Africa with young people in the U.S. through a Google+ Hangout. I would love for you to join! Watch it live right here.
Use the hashtag #FLOTUSinAfrica to discuss the trip and ask your questions – I'll be answering some of these questions throughout the trip