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“Positive Vibes” Youth Forum inspires students, positive messaging

Student leaders at Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board are excited to be hosting the annual Youth Forum.

EVENT DETAILS
“Positive Vibes” Youth Forum
Date: Friday, May 30, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 1:45 p.m.
Location: Loyalist College

Participants will include approximately 150 students from Grades 9 through 12 from all eight secondary schools. The day will begin with a keynote presentation from youth motivational speaker Ryan Porter.

Porter has been working with high school students for many years and is dedicated to helping young people answer the question “what should I do with my life?”

Following Porter’s address, students will participate in student-led activities and seminars on a variety of topics including developing confidence, showing gratitude and being a positive influence using social media. The day will conclude with Omnikin ball games at the Loyalist Sports Dome.

Here are some photos of today’s event. (Photos courtesy of Tina Jones and Dave Patterson.)

Picture 1: Students are starting to arrive.

Picture 2: Participating in the ice-breaker activity.

Photos 3 and 4: Guest speaker Ryan Porter engages with students.

For more information, please contact:
Kerry Donnell, Communications Officer, 613-966-1170 or 1 800 267-4350, extension 2354, kdonnell@hpedsb.on.ca

Last updated: May 30, 2014 at 3:20 pm