Witham BB Youth Leadership Conference 2018



What is it? The first of what we hope will be a series of weeklong annual events designed to engage the next generation of young leaders! It is open to all young people in the area. This year's theme is community Engagement.

Who Can Come? Young People (ages 11* and up) Who are or want to be active in leadership!

Where Is It? Based at the United Reformed Church and using other locations around the Witham area.

When Is It?  Mon  12:45 - 4:00 @ URC
Opening Speaker - JoAnn Williams (Outgoing Witham Town Mayor)

Tue 12:45 - 4:00 or 5:00pm (Optional Sport @ Astro Turf) @ URC
Build Better Relationships - Syc Team

Wed   12:45 - 4:00 @ URC
Festival Places and Spaces - Syc Team

Thu 12:45 - 4:00 or 5:00pm (Optional Brain Activity) @ URC
Cross Generational Leadership - The BB

Fri 12:45 - 4:00 @ URC
Closing Speaker & Celebratory Lunch

Sun 10:00 - 4:00 @ Witham Town Park
le Tour de Witham Event (12-3pm)

What's The Cost? Free! (Limited Space Available)

A number of UK organisations are teaming up to deliver this conference free-of-charge:

The 2nd Witham Boys' Brigade & Girls' Association
Witham BB has been a part of Witham's life since 1972. Thousands of young people have come through the programme, learning practical real-life skills that help them to be successful, confident adults.

The Boys' Brigade, UK & ROI
Since 1883, the Brigade has been a leader in youth work and training up many hundreds of thousands of young people and adult volunteers here in the United Kingdom and around the world.

SHIFT Youth and Community
Formally know as Fusion Y&C, Syc is a pioneers in collaborating with churches and organisations to bring meaningful, relevant and transformation change to communities.

Witham United Reformed Church
The United Reformed Church is hosting this years event. Witham BB and the URC collaborate on an annual holiday club and the URC was once the home of the 1st Witham Company of The Boys' Brigade.

Witham Town
Your opening and closing keynote speeches will be from former, future and current leaders on the Town Council. Various leaders from the town will be engaging in different parts of the conference to share their experience, hopes and aspirations for your future and our town.


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