July Virtual Workshops
Young Professional Workshop Series
Learn new skills and meet other young professionals in HRM. This series of workshops is designed for youth (ages 15-24) to gain professional skills, learn from other professionals and network with youth in HRM. This will be an open virtual space for youth only.
Join us Wednesday evenings from 7-8pm!
June 30, 2021 7-8pm: Networking
Join us June 30th from 7-8pm for a networking event for young professionals! For ages 15-24, this event will give you the opportunity to network with other young professionals in HRM. This will be set up so you will be able to meet with the group but go into break out rooms for more one-on-one conversations.
Click here to register for Networking.
July 7, 2021 7-8pm: Skill Exchange
Join us June 16th from 7-8pm for an evening of Skill exchange. For ages 15-24, this event will give you the opportunity to learn new skills and share your professional skills with other youth. Bring a skill that you can teach others and be open to learning new skills from others!
Click here to register for Skill Exchange.
July 14, 2021 7-8pm: Career Panel
Join us on July 14 from 7-8pm for a Career Panel. For ages 15-24, this event will give you the opportunity to ask people in different fields and positions about their job and industry. We will have a variety of careers and industries to highlight the career options for you!
Click here to register for Career Panel.
Date: July 19 and July 20
Time: 6:30- 7:30pm
Click here to register for Lead Now.
Leadership is a skill that is strived for in all walks of life. Sports teams, businesses, governments, and religions are all looking for somebody who can lead. This two-part workshop will help you in enhance and gain leadership skills. This workshop is for youth 13-18
Part 1: Discovering your personal strengths and leadership skills
Part 2: How to best use your leadership skills
Photography with Smartphones
Date: July 29th
Click here to register for Photography with Smartphones.
With nothing more than an iPhone or smartphone, this online photography course will teach you the fundamentals you need to know to become a skilled digital photographer. This is for beginners with little or no photography experience who wish to learn the basics without pricey camera equipment.
This workshop covers:
- Smart phone fundamentals
- Making the most of your camera's settings for the greatest images
- How the best photographers use their photographs to create stories
- How to Make the most of the Light Around You
Virtual Song Academy
Date: Thursday July 30th
Time: 6:00- 7:00 PM
Click here to register for Virtual Song Academy.
This workshop will cover lyrics, structure of a song, feeling and story behind it. Discover effective melody, rhythm, harmony, and lyrical techniques as you immerse yourself in the craft of songwriting. Current Nova Scotia Artists will provide you with expert advice and comments on your original work. Learn how to be successful in today's music industry by listening to their advice!
How to Initiate Change in your Community Workshops
This workshop teaches you the steps to initiate a community project. Projects could include youth lead gardens and neighborhood clean-ups.
Learn to identify assets in your communities, your personal strengths, and develop project management skills.
July 28th, 2021 6:00-7:00pm. To register for the July date, click here.
August 11th, 2021 6:00-7:00pm To register for the August date, click here.
For ages 13-24 years old.