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Building Bridges Through Our Stories: Youth Cross-Cultural Conference – Finding Common Ground
May 7, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pmFree
Islamic Social Services Association in collaboration with the Winnipeg Foundation, Canadian Muslim Leadership Institute and Communtiy Works present Building Bridges Youth Gathering 2016.
An opportunity for Winnipeg’s youth to share their stories and have their voices heard on what’s important to them and how they can shape the future of this city we all call home. An occasion for youth to foster understanding and build bridges with one another.
Arrival/Registration – 8:30am – 9:00am (light refreshments)
Opening Prayer/Welcome – 9:00am – 9:15am
Teenage Bears Drum Group – 9:15am – 9:30am
Guest Speakers/Discussion – Why is it important for youth to embrace diversity? 9:30am – 11:30am
Ice Breaker Group Activity with Facilitators – Breakout Group Formation 11:30am – 11:45am
Lunch/Digital Story Screening 11:45am – 12:45pm
Conversation Cafe – 12:45pm – 2:00pm
Sharing Circle/Reflections – 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Closing Prayer/Remarks – 2:45pm-3pm
Limited Space: Register Early