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Lights On Afterschool @ WAM

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Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum

333 East River Parkway

Minneapolis, MN 55455

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October 26th is the 18th annual Lights On Afterschool (LoA), a day for afterschool programs across the country and Minnesota to celebrate the role afterschool programs play in the lives’ of youth, families, and communities.

Ignite Afterschool invites you to celebrate Lights On Afterschool and get involved in the movement for #AfterschoolSuccess at the Weisman Art Museum (WAM) on the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus.

Thanks to our Co-Sponsrship with the Weisman Art Museum.

Who Should Come?

This event will bring together afterschool program providers, young people, civic leaders, college students, and community members in the Greater Twin Cities area.

What’s Happening at the Event?

The evening will feature:

  • Afterschool Program Showcase: Experience the hands-on learning that happens outside the school day in programs throughout the Twin Cities. Participate in fun activities led by program staff and youth, and learn about opportunities to volunteer in the program.
  • Awards for Afterschool Champions: Cheer on the public leaders and practitioners who are making a difference as they receive their Minnesota Afterschool Champion awards.
  • Original Videos Highlighting #AfterschoolSuccess: Be the first to view a series of new video shorts highlighting afterschool program stories from across Minnesota
  • Insights into Afterschool Access: presentation of new Minnesota Student Survey data analysis and infographics that tell the story of afterschool at the state and regional level

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Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum

333 East River Parkway

Minneapolis, MN 55455

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