April 1 - April 9, 2017
The City of Minneapolis is recognizing Youth Violence Prevention Week April 1 - April 9, 2017. The City's participation is part of a national public education initiative. Activities and events planned will call attention to the issue of youth violence, identify strategies to combat this public health epidemic, and promote the positive role youth and adults can play in making their communities and schools safer.
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2017 YVP Week Schedule
Sunday, April 2
Theater performance, "Wait," and workshop, 3-5pm
Tuesday, April 4
Art is My Weapon, Creatively Addressing Gun Violence, 11am-4:30pm
Wednesday, April 5
Girl’s Symposium, 12-2:30pm
Workout Class, 5:30pm
Thursday, April 6
Minneapolis Community & Technical College; 1501 Hennepin Avenue
Hosted by Minneapolis Health Department and Voices of Effective Change
Friday, April 7
Sunday, April 9
Hip Hop for Hope (2nd session), 5-9pm
For reasonable accommodations or alternative formats please contact the Minneapolis Health Department at 612-673-2301 or [email protected]. People who are deaf or hard of hearing can use a relay service to call 311 at 612-673-3000. TTY users call 612-673-2157 or 612-673-2626.
Para asistencia 612-673-2700 - Rau kev pab 612-673-2800 - Hadii aad Caawimaad u baahantahay 612-673-3500.