All workshops taking place at:
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
3030 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38111
Sessions begin at 6:00pm

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Topic: How 2 Entreat Youth
Speaker: Howard Eddins, Red Zone Ministries

Engaging our youth getting them to be active participants in their development and the development of the community is one of the most pressing issues nationwide. Howard Eddings will be the guest speaker. He is the Executive Director of RedZone Ministries. RedZone Ministries is an outreach program designed to engage youth ages 9 to 18 in one of Memphis’ most under-served communities.



Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Topic: How 2 Create Partnership through Police and Neighbors
Speaker: Officer Willard Tate, Memphis Police Department

Memphis has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. In order to enhance the safety of our citizens we must create a comprehensive plan. Officer Williard Tate will lead the discussion about to create partnership between police and neighbors.



Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Topic: How 2 Tap into the Wisdom of Elders
Speaker: Cynthia Sadler, PhD
Anthropologist and Historian

Wisdom is the quality of having experience, knowledge, and good judgment. The elders of communities across the world are looked to for guidance. Dr. Cynthia Sadler an Anthropologist and Historian will facilitate the discussion about tapping into the well of knowledge that elders of the community have.


To register, please contact us at (901) 636-6980 or submit information below.
Housing & Community Development
Office of Communications & Civic Engagement

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