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Equity and Inclusion [clear filter]
Thursday, October 28

10:00am CDT

Aquatics: Thinking Outside the Box
Think beyond the norm with your programming and adapt Aquatics to the needs of the community. Working together with other organizations (Beacons, Targeted Services, physical education and DAC Lifestyles) expands our goal to bring water safety to communities who have higher drowning rates. See how collaborating with your community can make more culturally relevant and accessible programs.

Thursday October 28, 2021 10:00am - 11:00am CDT
Lake Ontario Room

11:15am CDT

Rebuilding Your Adults with Disabilities Program
Get inspired to reimagine serving Adults with Disabilities (AWD) in your communities. Join a panel of successful AWD programmers who will discuss and answer your questions about discoveries during the last programming year. Online and in-person programming will be addressed. Gain insights!


Thursday October 28, 2021 11:15am - 12:15pm CDT
Lake Ontario Room

3:00pm CDT

Special Olympics MN: Commitment to Inclusion
Inclusion is as important as ever! Join this session to learn more about offering inclusive programming for people with and without Intellectual Disabilities. Special Olympics MN has partnered with Community Education programs throughout the state to enhance their current offerings for people with disabilities. Join this session to learn how you can join the movement and how Special Olympics MN can support your program!


Thursday October 28, 2021 3:00pm - 4:00pm CDT
Lake Michigan
Friday, October 29

9:45am CDT

Building Community Partnerships with an Equity Lens
Facilitators will share how an idea of sharing and learning about the history of our community has blossomed into a robust community partnership. The Many Faces of the White Bear Lake Area provides opportunities for community members to listen, educate themselves, and engage in conversations to better understand the role we each play in creating a more welcoming community.


Kate Andersen

CE Director, Mahtomedi Public Schools ISD 832
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Tim Maurer

Director of Community Services & Recreation, White Bear Lake Area Schools

Friday October 29, 2021 9:45am - 10:45am CDT
Arbor Lakes

9:45am CDT

Inclusion and After School Programs
Jim Martin will discuss what is needed to make sure that those who are entitled to after-school programs receive those services.


Friday October 29, 2021 9:45am - 10:45am CDT
Elm Creek Amphitheater