YOUTH ACTIVISM GATHERING (YAG)

April 18-20, 2015
Location: Friends Camp, Rt. 9/202, South China, ME

What is the YAG?
*A three day, youth-centered event held every year,
including workshops, music, great food, and more
*An environment that strives to be safe for people of all races, ages,
genders, sexes, classes, etc. to come together to
explore important issues and take action on them
*A fun way to meet new people & learn new things!

FMI, to register, or to offer a workshop:
Email maineyag@gmail.com or website:
maineyag.wordpress.com.

Attached below is a flyer for the YAG. What is planned for the YAG?

Some of the workshops confirmed so far (more in the works):
*Alternative Education
*#BlackLivesMatter
*Climate Justice
*Feminism
*Wilderness/primitive skills
*Direct Action
*Creating safe spaces
*Consent
*Craftivism (banners, zines, etc.)
*Relationships and organizing
*Your workshop can be included--see web site and contact for details

Also:
@ Contradance
@ Bread and butter making
@ Open Mic (bring your instruments, poetry, songs, whatever)
@ Skits and other fun stuff
@Great local home cooked food
@Bring warm clothing and sleeping bag or blankets if you want to stay overnight

For more updates on workshops, what to bring, directions, etc:

Email maineyag@gmail.com or
website: maineyag.wordpress.com.


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ALSO: GENERATION CLIMATE RISING ACTION ON THE PREVIOUS SATURDAY, APRIL 11, STATE CAPITOL IN AUGUSTA

Web site: http://mainestudentjustice.wix.com/mainestudents (site will be updated approaching the April 11 event)

Facebook:  Generation Climate Rising--the largest student-led action in Maine's history! The focus is all high school and college folks, but all in the community of Maine are welcomed to join us!
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