Your Adolescent Focused Youth Center-September
SIGN UP FOR THE FALL 2003 WORKSHOP
"Creating Your Own Adolescent Focused Youth
Center Workbook" by sending us a check payable to The Spot - Workbook.
Price $100 (includes $10 shipping) Download
a workbook order form here.
teens and young adults deserve and will greatly benefit from their own
place. This workshop will help you create a youth center in your community.
Learn from The Spot, Denver's award winning nighttime urban youth center,
and other communities and organizations. This workshop will be a 100%
practical and hands-on, with a small group of up to only 25 registered
participants. The Spot serves youth ages 14-24 years old five nights per
week, Sundays-Thursdays, 5:30 PM - 10:30 PM. We average 90-100 youth each
night, all of whom participate voluntarily. The Hip Hop culture predominates
here, and we offer free access to music recording studios, breakdancing,
graffiti murals, web radio broadcasting, high school GED preparation,
web and graphic publishing lab, computer A+ certification, and more.
- Small group with
25 participant maximum
- In order to have
a diverse representation of communities, we will only accept registrations
from up to 3 people per community.
- Opportunity to
interact with The Spot's youth and staff for an evening.
- Network of like-minded
people who are dedicated to helping youth create their own place.
guest speakers, site visit, and a lot of sharing of experiences.
- Resources for getting
started back at home.
- A written "How
To" guide/notebook will be provided for each participant.
- The Spot's youth,
staff, and guest speakers will contribute throughout the workshop.
- Content will include
- What's Your
and Attracting Your Target Youth Population
- Funding $$$$
- Finding and
Obtaining Your Site
- Security and
- Staffing and
- Creating Your
Own Non-Profit Organization
- Much More
- Content will be
customized according to your responses on the Registration & Questionnaire
- Emphasis will be
placed on each community sharing their own experiences.
- During the day
we'll be in a classroom setting at The Spot.
- Thursday evening,
from 5:30 PM - 10:30 PM, The Spot will be operating and available for
observation and interaction.
- Director, New Ventures,
The Spot and Urban Peak. Founder and formerExecutive Director and OWG
of The Spot
- Former Director
of Denver's Recreation Department
- $300 per person
- Please make payable
to "The Spot", in the note section please write "Workshop
- We must have the
workshop fee before we can reserve your place.
- To assure a diverse
representation of communities, only up to 3 people per community will
be accepted. Thanks for your understanding!
- This fee includes
workshop, presentation materials, and lunches and snacks on Thursday
and Friday. Dinners are on your own. Transportation and lodging not
Mail Your Registration
Form and your $300.00 Workshop Fee check to:
Creating Your Adolescent Focused Youth Center
c/o The Spot - Workshop
730 21st Street
Denver, CO 80205
For Further Information:
here to download a Fall 2003 Workshop Registration form!