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Sunday, April 28, 2013

AGO Press Release:
National Youth Arts Week Launch Party
Join us for the Launch Party for National Youth Arts Week at the AGO, the largest annual youth-led celebration of creative expression in Canada
May 1, 2013
4 – 6 pm: Free After Three skateboard-building workshops6 – 10 pm: Launch Party & Youth Dialogue featuring Rt. Hon. MichaĆ«lle Jean & Jean-Daniel Lafond, Co-Founders & Co-Chairs of the MichaĆ«lle Jean Foundation
Free and open to everyone. Refreshments and fun provided! Come get connected!
Check out great activities and performances featuring:
  • The AGO Youth Council’s new project with guest artist Hazel Meyer
  • A pop-up shop by Oasis Skateboard Factory
  • Live painting with Elicser
  • Grant-writing and fundraising workshops for youth by ArtReach
  • Drop-in art-making activities
  • Break dancing battle and beat-boxing showcase by UNITY
  • Sports Muralist and athletes from the PanAm Games
  • DJs and live performances
  • Special guest speakers include Mme. Michaelle Jean!
For more information or to join us via LiveStream, visit ago.net or http://youthartsweek.ca/
ASL interpretation provided. Family friendly- programming for all ages!