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Mobile Library–Justice Against Bullying @ School’s Retreat 4 Resilient Justice

Sat, October 8 @ 12:30 pm3:00 pm

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October is National Bullying Prevention Month and Justice Against Bullying @ School (JABS), the anti-bullying initiative powered by HOPE, together with community partners invite YOUTH & Community to the 2nd youth-focused, 3-day Retreat for Resilient Justice (R4RJ). The Retreat – “Empowering Youth Impacted by Social Justice Inequities”, will be held at Pretty Lake Camp and is free for youth and open to the public. To register, email [email protected] or call 269-775-1221.

The Retreat is intentionally targeted to support youth, their families, and the community impacted by bullying, cyberbullying, and/or gun/group violence. The overarching goal is to:

  • Unplug from Distractions & Plug into You
  • Heal Trauma
  • Engage and Empower Youth/Families/Community directly impacted by bullying/cyberbullying and gun violence
  • Amplify voices and advocate for social justice issues they are passionate about

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Details

Date:
Sat, October 8
Time:
12:30 pm–3:00 pm
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Venue

Adventure Center at Pretty Lake Camp
9123 W Q Ave
Mattawan, MI 49071
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All Kalamazoo Public Library events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated in the event description. A library card is not required to attend. Events where space is limited may require prior registration or a free ticket to attend. Registration and ticket requirements are indicated in the event description. Patrons who require special accommodations can submit their request to the event coordinator by calling 269-553-7800 or emailing [email protected].

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