$20 – $40

Akisan Youth Retreat 2018

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Houston

1700 Smith Street

Houston, TX 77002

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Join us for our very first Akisan Youth retreat. A get-together by the Youth for the Youth!

Disclaimer - this event is suitable for ages 18 - 35. Must be 21 to participate in night outings requiring 21+ for entry.

What’s popping Houston? Our youths asked and we are delivering! Why wait until convention to have a good time with your Akwa Ibom friends? Whether you live in FL, NY or MD, we are inviting you to come down to Houston for a weekend of fun and reconnecting! We are brining you a youth retreat centered around:

* Get together

* Socialize

* Discuss & learn

* Network

* Give back & volunteer

* Unwind & have fun!

A ticket gives you ALL-INCLUSIVE access to our Friday, Saturday, and Sunday events. You can’t beat it for this price! (Thanks to National for sponsoring this event so we have the below activities at a low cost).

$25 early registration - January 30th

$35 mid registration - Feb - March 15th

$40 after March 15th

$20 per event without a full package

Join us on:

  • Friday
    • Networking (happy hour) - finger food & drinks - must be 21 to drink
    • Bowling right after
    • Friday night outing - sutiable for ages 21+ and self sponsored (entrance fee etc)
    • Saturday for volunteering, cooking, personal and professional development classes, and cultural immersion events like an Ibibio 101 class, intro to cooking Akwa Ibom food and outing.
      • Volunteer in the morning
      • Learning & reconnecting session in the afternoon
      • COOKOUT in the early evenning at an air bnb house
        • variety of food, drinks, music, games and a big ‘ol get-together
        • Please email us if you’d like to donate food or come to the house to cook with us
        • $10 for this event if you’re not registered for the entire weekend
  • Saturday night outing - suitable for ages 21+ and self sponsored
  • Sunday for our final “goodbye”
    • Sunday service (optional)
    • A get-together and brunch at a restaurant
    • Brunch will be after church for those who will attending service

**You are still responsible for airfare and hotel**

Cookout Information

Host House - we have rented a house where the youths are welcome anytime to chill, catch up. This house is where we will be hosting our Saturday cookout in a backyard - lots of grilling, food and music. Address to be disclosed in an email once you are registered.

Hotel Information

We have picked The Whitehall Houston: 1700 Smith St, Houston, TX 77002 as a host hotel. However, feel free to book an airbnb with friends so you can really get that “retreat feel” with your friends. Just don’t forget to come down to the Host House whenever you want.

Registration

$25 early registration - January 30th

$35 mid registration - Feb - March 15th

$40 after March 15th

$20 per event without a full package

We cannot wait to see you there. Book your flight now and get on board! Spread the word!

If you have any questions or need assistance, or want to volunteer to help at some of the events, please email us at AKWAIBOMYOUTHUSA@gmail.com


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