The Virtual Teen Alumni Convening will be an opportunity for alumni of teen arts programs across the country—and even the world—to connect and share experiences and ideas. This will be a virtual event that takes place Jan 27-29, 2023 on Zoom. Educators, directors, and others who support alums of teen arts programs are also invited.
Friday, January 28
- 5:00-6:00 PM: Welcome and introductions; setting intentions; games and activities to build community and deepen connections
- 6:00-6:30 PM: Discussion on the impact of teen arts education programs on teens and alums
- 6:30-7:00 PM: Teen Gallery Opening*
*If you would like to join us in person for this opening, sign up here.
Saturday, January 29
- 12:00-12:30 PM: Reconnecting and icebreakers
- 12:30-1:30 PM: Keynote
- 1:30-2:00 PM: Dynamic break with sound meditation
- 2:00-3:00 PM: Develop your craft with local Boston artists; drawing with Mithsuca Berry, painting with Sarah Rose, and music production with Lightfoot
- 3:00-4:00 PM: Participants deepen connections and build networks by sharing stories and experiences
Sunday, January 30
- 12:00-1:00 PM: Live cooking and spoken word poetry with Adobo-Fish-Sauce
- 1-1:30 PM: Community shout-outs and wrap-up