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Youth Theater Delegation to Nicaragua Info Meeting

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Youth Theater Delegation to Nicaragua Info Meeting

Time: March 29, 2014 from 3pm to 4:30pm
Location: Unitarian Universatist
Street: 608 Whitney Ave
City/Town: New Haven
Website or Map: http://www.newhavenleon.org/h…
Phone: 2035621607
Event Type: meeting
Organized By: Chris Schweitzer
Latest Activity: Mar 28, 2014

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Youth Theater Delegation to Nicaragua               Summer 2014

 

Information meeting    Saturday, March 29th, 3pm       608 Whitney Avenue, New Haven  (Unitarian Universalist)

The New Haven/Leόn Sister City Project is organizing a delegation to travel to Leόn, Nicaragua in the Summer 2014.  Delegates will collaborate with youth and leaders in the community on theater training and projects. 

The delegation will be composed youth and other interested individuals, and will:

-          Learn about economic, cultural, and political realities in Nicaragua, and history of US intervention there.

-          Participate in community based theater.

-          Spend time in the rural community of Goyena meeting with students, community leaders and learning about life there.

-          Participate in activities/workshops to support NHLSCP development projects in Goyena.

-          Explore natural beauty of Nicaragua.

 

The trip will be led by Sheeva Wiliams and Aaron Jafferis, experienced youth leaders and theater trainers. New Haven/Leon SCP has a permanent office/staff in Leόn and has sent over 1200 delegates in the last 30 years.   Delegates will stay with host families in León.  For more information go to www.newhavenleon.org, write to Chris at nh@newhavenleon.org or call 203.562.1607.

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