Youth Space

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Youth Space is a lounge and activity zone organized by the Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference. Youth Space is dedicated to programming and socializing opportunities for teens and young adults. The space offers everything from workshops, movies, games, art making, and more!


Thursday, August 2, 2018

11:15 am–12:15 pm DIY Accessories — Hats, Tote Bags
1:45 pm–2:45 pm Plenary: Chill Time — Board Games, Video Games
3:00 pm–4:00 pm Music Exploration by Dena Underwood, Attic Youth Center
4:15 pm–5:15 pm Being Black and Queer —  Celebrating Blackness in the Queer Community —  A closed space workshop led by GLSEN studen Advocate of the Year, Ose.

Friday, August 3, 2018

9:00 am–10:30 am But I’m a Cheerleader Movie Screening
10:35 am–11:25 am Know Your Rights by Iveliz Crespo, Staff Attorney Mazzoni Center
11:30 am–12:30 pm Guitar 101, Youth Lead by Teo
1:45 pm–2:45 pm Plenary: Chill Time — Board Games, Video Games
3:00 pm–4:00 pm Making a space that doesn't exist — Queer Theater as Empathy, Activism, and Interrogation —  With Aleah Black
4:15 pm–5:15 pm Rebuilding Gender, Lets Rebuild it! Youth Lead by Teo
5:30 pm–6:30 pm Dance Party with DJ Brando

Saturday, August 4, 2018

Programming by Haven Youth Center
9:00 am Icebreaker games

10:15 am Vision board making

11:30 am Build a button- Make your own button!

12:30 pm "Steven Universe" screening and discussion

1:45 pm  Heads Up!, Codenames, and other games

3:00 pm Parachute activities (no jumping involved!)

4:15 pm  Bead it!: Make and take a beaded bracelet or keychain

5:30 pm Bring it back to center- Mindfulness and Stretching