Burns Lake/Vanderhoof

You(th) Matter Summit Series
Burns Lake                                                   Vanderhoof

 Date:       October 3, 2017                                                           Date:  October 4, 2017

Time:       9:35 am- 2:00 pm                                                               Time:     9:35 am-2 :00pm

Place:      Lakes District Secondary, Burns Lake BC                         Place:  Nechako Valley Secondary Vanderhoof BC,

Grade level:   8-9 ( w/special break out for grades 11-12)             Grade level:  Grades 8-9 (with special breakout for grades 11-12)


 Theme: Mental Health, Youth Wellness, Self-confidence and Resilience, Social Media & Online Safety, Healthy Choices, Local Resources and Opportunities for Youth.   "YOU"TH MATTER"

Keynote: Jessie Miller

Speakers (Break out session) Michael BORTOLOTTO & Darlene Barriere.

Estimate that over 500 grade 8-9 from Burns Lake, Fraser Lake, Vanderhoof and Ft St James will attend this two day event.

Lunch entertainment by: N'WE JINAN - Artist of Tsay Keh Dene Nation (Youth)

On Oct 3 in Burns Lake - Jessie Miller with be holding a special break out session with the Grade 11&12 at Lakes District Secondary.

Adult community sessions - Oct 3&4 with Luke de Leseleuc.