AVP_Youth_Workshops
 
 
FNVW is now offering Alternatives to Violence Youth Workshops for youth ages 10-30! AVP youth participants will learn to resolve conflict nonviolently in community with one another, supported by facilitators who recognize the power young people have to create lasting change.
 
AVP Youth Workshops are available at no cost to participants! Meals are provided, and transportation assistance is available for those who need it.
 
Registration is now open for the following youth workshops and events: 
 

 
Basic Level Workshop - June 20-21, 2024
For participants ages 10-18
This workshop will provide a transformative space for teens to practice conflict resolution and build community together!
 
The two-day in-person workshop schedule is:
Thursday, June 20th, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm - lunch included
Friday, June 21st, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm - lunch included
 
 

Workshop Location: 

Sanctuary Covenant Church
710 W Broadway
Minneapolis, MN 55411
 
This workshop is open free of charge to all community members in grades 6-12, regardless of previous experience. Thank you to Hennepin County for making this possible!
 

 
Advanced Level Workshop - May 18-19, 2024
For participants of all ages
This workshop will provide participants that have a Basic Level AVP certification a space to further practice conflict resolution and build community together!
 
The two day in-person workshop schedule is:
Saturday, May 18th, 10:00 am - 8:00 pm - lunch and dinner included
Sunday, May 19th, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm - lunch included
 
 

Workshop Location: 

Calvary Baptist Church
2608 Blaisdell Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55408
 
This workshop is open free of charge to all community members with a Basic Level AVP certification. Thank you to Hennepin County for making this possible!
 

 
Training for Facilitators Workshop - June 1-2, 2024
For participants ages 11 and older
This workshop will provide training for participants that have completed Basic and Advanced AVP workshops to become an AVP facilitator.
 
The two day in-person workshop schedule is:
Saturday, June 1st, 10:00 am - 8:00 pm - lunch and dinner included
Sunday, June 2nd, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm - dinner included
 
 

Workshop Location: 

Calvary Baptist Church
2608 Blaisdell Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55408
 
This workshop is open free of charge to community members who are ages 11 and older and have completed the Basic and Advanced AVP workshops. Thank you to Hennepin County for making this possible!
 


Know someone who would like to participate in a youth workshop?
Have suggestions for organizations or groups who might like to partner with us?
 
Let us know by filling out this form! https://bit.ly/avpyouthform
 
Contact Katie Twyman-Metzger for more information or to explore partnership opportunities: katie@fnvw.org