Wow, thanks to everyone who celebrated 15 years of the St. Louis Park community putting Children First. If you missed the festivities and the comments by Dr. Peter Benson, president, Search Institute, do not despair. Thanks to the city’s cable Civic Channel 17 the program is available On Demand. High speed internet is required to view the video. The show can also be viewed on Channel 17 on October 16 at noon and 8 p.m. It will run frequently after that; to find out when consult the Channel 17 schedule.
What’s Up Next!!!
Champion Charge: October 22
Asset Champions, there is an informal Champion Charge on Wednesday, October 22, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. This gathering is all about you. Bring a bag lunch, stop by for as long as you can and get inspiration and ideas from each other. It’s been awhile since we’ve connected, so this will be a great way to get re-energized in your role as an Asset Champion. The gathering is at Louisiana Parks Pavilion, 3500 Louisiana Ave. So. (North of Highway 7 on Louisiana Ave.)
Search Institute Pre-Conference Session
St. Louis Park is hosting a pre-conference session during Search Institute’s Healthy Communities-Healthy Youth Conference that will focus on the Asset Champions Network. The session will be held at St. Louis Park City Hall on Wed., November 5. People from other communities will have the chance to learn about our operating structure and what it means to be an Asset Champion. If you would like to help with this session please email Karen.
Tel-a-Vision – Share your idea —-3 volunteers needed!
Working with Tel-a-Vision, Children First will be putting together a brief video which will be shown at the Search Conference. The video will use the Tel-a-Vision technology which gives anyone a voice in sharing their vision in the world. You can learn move by visiting Tel-a-vision.
It’s time to get in the game—the social networking game. During the December 2nd Asset Champions Network quarterly gathering, we will develop an online community for Asset Champions. During this session, some of our experts (you know those among us who live in the online realm) will help us set up Facebook Pages and create a Children First Asset Champions online community where we can connect with one another. Imagine the possibilities! You will be able to after this session. The meeting will be held Tuesday, December 2, 7-8:30 p.m. at St. Louis Park High School Media Center. Watch for more info.