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Dr Martin Luther King Jr. Teen Summit

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Dr Martin Luther King Jr. Teen Summit

Time: January 15, 2017 from 12pm to 4pm
Location: Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History
Street: 170 Whitney Avenue
City/Town: New Haven
Website or Map: http://peabody.yale.edu/
Phone: (203) 432-3776
Event Type: teen, summit, for, middle, school, students, high, and, youth, groups!
Organized By: Josue Irizarry
Latest Activity: Jan 13, 2017

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Join us for our 8th annual FREE Teen Summit event celebrating the legacy of Dr. King. In this interactive workshop, teens from all over Connecticut will come together to participate with the dynamic youth leaders in an effort to promote social and environmental justice. FREE pizza and certificates of participation awarded!

The Teen Summit program will focus on the power of youth social activism and their role as advocates of social justice in their communities.

For more information on the MLK event visit: http://peabody.yale.edu/events/upcoming-events 

Teen Summit Schedule

12:00pm – 12:15pm   Registration

12:00pm – 12:30pm   Lunch

12:15pm – 12:30pm   Welcome

12:30pm – 2:30pm     The Power of Youth Social Activism

                                 Citywide Youth Coalition

 2:30pm – 3:30pm      Social Justice in the Community

                                 Elm City Youth Club

                                 New Haven Fire Department

                                 New Haven Police Department

 3:30pm – 4:00pm      Wrap-up and Raffle

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