Community Conversation on Race
South Metro Area Community Workshop
- Date: Thursday, January 18, 2018
- Time: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
- Location: Apple Valley Community Center, 14603 Hayes Rd, Apple Valley, MN 55124 (in the Community Room)
- Cost: Free
- RSVP: Registration for this event is full.
Please join us for a program and facilitated dialogue on race with community members in the South Metro area, including Apple Valley, Burnsville, Shakopee and Eagan.
The purpose of hosting these dialogues is to:
- Develop and facilitate dialogues that move participants toward an understanding of how race plays out in the community
- Provide an opportunity for all voices to be heard
- Develop deeper awareness of diversity, culture and equity and the possible experiences of participants
- Develop deliberate space for participants to identify tactics to help them reach equity goals
- Imam Mohammed Dukuly, Member of the Interfaith Community and Imam for the Burnsville Mosque
- Rose Judkins, Resident of Apple Valley and mother of two sons
The workshop will include:
- Facilitated group dialogue on race in a civil, respectful and candid environment
- Time to share with the group what you have learned and how you have grown from these conversations
- Discussion on how to keep the conversation going after tonight
This event is being hosted by South Metro Community and YWCA Minneapolis.