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Community Conversation on Race

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

Featured Speakers

  • 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.

REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS FULL.