North Grenville Youth2Youth Summit

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Friday, September 16th, 2022, 
9:00 am - 7:30 pm 
at the North Grenville Municipal Centre 

Connecting young people to their community, this one-day youth summit is open to youth in grades 7 to 12 who live, work, play or go to school in North Grenville. 

The Summit is free to attend with delicious food, an amazing keynote speaker, and lots of engaging workshops and fun activities. 

More information is available below. Please direct questions about the event to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Keynote Speaker

Small Consistent Actions with Sam Demma

Thanks to an educator, Sam was taught a lesson that helped him build resiliency, reinvent his identity, and ultimately change how he viewed the world. Now, through this keynote, Sam shares this idea with an abundance of belly laughs, happy tears and breakthrough moments. Small, Consistent Actions are not only about changing the world at large but realizing that your smallest interactions can have positive effects on those around you. Prepare to be inspired, challenged and excited for your next taco dinner.

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Sam Demma

Youth2Youth Workshops

After the keynote speaker, participants will choose 2 workshops to attend through the day.

Morning Workshop Options

Coping with the Climate Crisis

How you can help save the planet without losing your mind. 

H.E.A.R. Us!

Be an advocate for change! How making your voice H.E.A.R.’d can help you and your community! 

Mind Your Mind with M&M

How to stay connected through social media & protect your mental health.  

Money, Money, Money

Summer Company’s youth grant program: How to get $, Make $, and Save $.

Afternoon Workshop Options

Adventures in Anti-Dieting

Reject diet culture in all of its forms. A body liberation workshop. 

Be There

We all struggle with mental well-being. Join youth from Jack.org to learn the 5 Golden Rules of how to Be There for yourself or a friend.

Tastebuds

Mindful eating, meal prep skills and making something delicious together!

Schedule

Time Activity
9:00 Registration & Breakfast
9:30 Welcome & Ice-breaker Activity
10:00 Keynote speaker – Sam Demma
11:00 Break/Snack
11:15 Morning Workshop
12:15 Lunch
1:15 Re-group & Activity
1:45 Afternoon Workshop
3:15 Break/Snack
3:30 Goal Setting workshop with Sam Demma
4:15 Leisure/Volunteer/Resource opportunities in NG
4:45 Dinner
5:30 Re-group – closing activity – evaluations
6:00-7:30 Activities (music, games, yoga, skating)
7:30 End of day (skating participants finish at 7:50pm)

Registration

Register ASAP to secure your spot! Click here to view and print the registration form.

Complete and submit by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or drop off at the Municipal Office (285 County Road 44) during business hours (8:30am-5:00pm, Monday through Friday).

Transportation

Bus transportation to the summit will be provided from schools in the area (students will take their regular bus to school in the morning and then be transported to the event). Participants are responsible to arrange rides home at the end of the day. If you need assistance with transporation home at the end of the day, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Thanks to our sponsors!

North Grenville
NG Community Fund
Connect Youth

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Municipal Office
285 County Road #44,
PO Box 130
Kemptville, ON K0G 1J0

Hours:
Monday through Friday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

General Inquiries
613-258-9569

Arena Staff (business hours)
613-258-9569 ext 141 or 175

Arena Staff (evenings/weekends)
613-316-2451 or 613-316-5010

After-hours Emergency Number
613-787-5651

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