Community Engagement Facilitation Workshop Series:
Get the tools you need to effectively create meaningful change in your community!
Does your work involve building respectful and meaningful engagement across cultures, learning styles and world views?
Are you looking for tools to foster more inclusive spaces where all voices can be heard?
Would you like the opportunity to enhance your facilitation and communication skills?
If so, we invite you to join us this fall for our Community Engagement Facilitation workshop series, offered at Surrey City Centre Library.
Facilitation Approaches: Designing Just, Inclusive and Effective Conversations
2 – Sat, Oct 8 and 15, 9 am–4 pm
Facilitator: Rain Daniels
CEP301 / fee $400 + HST / register
Explore different approaches to communication and the intersection of identity, worldview differences, and the complexities of power in intercultural interactions. You’ll leave with the facilitation tools you need to mitigate power imbalances and foster inclusive conversations.
Community Engagement: Methods for Building Strengths
4 – Thr, Oct 27–Nov 17, 6–9 pm
Facilitator: Jennifer Charlesworth
CEP302 / fee $400 + HST / register
You will examine the principles and practices of strength-based, democratic approaches to community planning and reaching mutually agreed-upon solutions to complex community issues. You’ll acquire a range of community engagement tools using appreciative and dialogic methods.
Effective Presentations: Reaching Everyone in the Room
2 – Sat, Nov 26 and Dec 3, 9 am–4 pm
Facilitator: Gina Buchanan
CEP303 / fee $400 + HST / register
Create culturally relevant and participatory learning environments for people of all learning styles. This skill-building workshop will teach you tools and methods for integrating storytelling, art, and hands-on activities in your community consultations, boardrooms, classrooms, and strategic planning meetings.
Choose one skill-building workshop that interests you, or register for all three for the reduced price of 1,020 +HST by calling 778-782-8000 or 778-782-7925.
For more information, please download the SFU_Surrey_facilitation flyer. And, please feel free to contact me with any questions about the program.
Jenn De Roo
Coordinator, Dialogue Programs
Simon Fraser University
2324 -515 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC V6B 5K3