The Community Connections Learning Lab Series consists of eight, 90-minute labs on effectively engaging multiple segments of the community in Minneapolis. Those who complete at least seven of the eight learning labs will earn a Community Connector Certificate.
City staff, neighborhood organizations and community partners are invited to learn effective community engagement strategies, including considerations about:
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The next series runs from September 12 – November 14 in the afternoons, and September 20 – November 8 in the evenings. The sessions will cover:
- Expand participants' understanding of equitable community engagement.
- Discover best practices, and avoid common pitfalls.
- Learn techniques that follow the City of Minneapolis’ Core Principles of Community Engagement based on the International Association of Public Participation (IAP2) guidelines.
- Expand participants' understanding of several of the many cultural communities in Minneapolis.
- Learn historical beginnings, cultural norms and become familiar with culturally-specific media and institutions.
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Contact us at [email protected] or call 612.673.3737
Last updated Oct 1, 2018