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November 2019

MCEA’s RALLI Committee

November 7, 20199:30 am - 12:00 pm
Fridley Community Center
6085 7th St NE, Fridley, MN 55432
Meetings

MCEA Board Meeting

November 8, 20199:30 am - 2:00 pm

(Board meetings start at 9:30 am unless posted otherwise)
January 11 – Sartell Community Center
February 21 – St. Cloud (at 4:00 pm)
March  – No Meeting (Executive Council Only)
April 12 – TBA
May 10 – TBA
June 13- TBA
July – Executive Council Only
Aug. 8 – Lindstrom
September 13 – McGregor
October 11 – TBA
November 8- TBA
Dec. 5 & 6 – (Retreat) – TBD

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(Board meetings start at 9:30 am unless posted otherwise)
January 11 – Sartell Community Center
February 21 – St. Cloud (at 4:00 pm)
March  – No Meeting (Executive Council Only)
April 12 – TBA
May 10 – TBA
June 13- TBA
July – Executive Council Only
Aug. 8 – Lindstrom
September 13 – McGregor
October 11 – TBA
November 8- TBA
Dec. 5 & 6 – (Retreat) – TBD

Community Ed. Finance and Financial Management Series

November 12, 20199:30 am - 2:30 pm
Best Western – Kelly Inn, St. Cloud
100 - 4th Ave. S., St. Cloud, MN 56301
Professional Development

Community Education Finance and Financial Management –Maintaining Integrity and Viability
Presented by Bob Meyer, MCEA Executive Director & C.E. Director in Chisago Lakes

CE finance and financial management is becoming increasingly complex. CE Directors, Coordinators and Managers and Supervisors are coping with numerous challenges, including changes in funding formulas, continuous balancing of multiple revenue sources, generating new revenues and protecting existing revenues in CE.
Three separate financial management sessions are being offered with a follow up clinic for technical assistance concluding the last session. These workshops will include various materials, examples and useful tools and information.

Click here to register for one, two or all three workshops (sorry - no discounts for attending all 3)

Session 1: #101… ...

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Aquatics Group Meeting

November 12, 201910:00 am
Fridley Community Center
6085 7th St NE, Fridley, MN 55432
Meetings

This group gets together quarterly to discuss issues, etc.
Locations may vary as the group moves forward.

Meetings dates are as follows:
Tues., Nov. 12, 10:00 am - noon at the Handke Center, 1170 Main St., Elk River

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This group gets together quarterly to discuss issues, etc.
Locations may vary as the group moves forward.

Meetings dates are as follows:
Tues., Nov. 12, 10:00 am - noon at the Handke Center, 1170 Main St., Elk River

National Community Ed. Day

November 14, 2019All Day
National Com. Ed. Day

National Com. Ed. Day is celebrated on the second Thursday of November each year. We encourage you to find ways to acknowledge this day in your district by hosting an open house, having drawings or trivia contests, offering a percent off of a C.E. class for those who sign up on that day, or something else that celebrates community ed.

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National Com. Ed. Day is celebrated on the second Thursday of November each year. We encourage you to find ways to acknowledge this day in your district by hosting an open house, having drawings or trivia contests, offering a percent off of a C.E. class for those who sign up on that day, or something else that celebrates community ed.

Adult Community Educators (ACE) Meeting

November 14, 20199:30 am - 12:00 pm
Meetings

Please visit the Adult Community Educators page on our website under Resources, then click the link under networking groups to see the location and times of each meeting.

2019/2020 Meeting dates:
Thursday, November 14
Topic: Communications with Amanda, Lakeville

Thursday January 23
Topic: Calculating the cost of space, instructors and classes with Andrew, Minneapolis

Thursday April 30
Topic: Social Media/Marketing and Using Eleyo to create email marketing with Matt, Rosemount/Eagan/Apple Valley

All meetings:
Time: 9:30 - Noon
Location: Eisenhower Community Center - Room 223
1001 Highway 7, Hopkins MN 55305
Host: Andrea Sjogren

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Please visit the Adult Community Educators page on our website under Resources, then click the link under networking groups to see the location and times of each meeting.

2019/2020 Meeting dates:
Thursday, November 14

Topic: Communications with Amanda, Lakeville


Thursday January 23

Topic: Calculating the cost of space, instructors and classes with Andrew, Minneapolis


Thursday April 30

Topic: Social Media/Marketing and Using Eleyo to create email marketing with Matt, Rosemount/Eagan/Apple Valley


All meetings:

Time: 9:30 - Noon
Location: Eisenhower Community Center - Room 223
1001 Highway 7, Hopkins MN 55305
Host: Andrea Sjogren

CEND Meetings

November 15, 2019

CEND (Community Education Network on Disabilities)

Sept. 15, 2019 in St. Cloud
Nov. 20, 2019 in Minneapolis

(More dates to come)

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CEND (Community Education Network on Disabilities)

Sept. 15, 2019 in St. Cloud
Nov. 20, 2019 in Minneapolis

(More dates to come)

YDLC Meeting

November 15, 201910:00 am
Meetings

2019-20 YDLC Meeting Dates/Locations:


Oct. 24, 2:15pm - 3pm- Fall Conference location
Nov. 15, 10am-12pm - Hopkins
Jan. 24, 10am-12pm - Edina
May 1, 10am-12pm  - TBD

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2019-20 YDLC Meeting Dates/Locations:


Oct. 24, 2:15pm - 3pm- Fall Conference location
Nov. 15, 10am-12pm - Hopkins
Jan. 24, 10am-12pm - Edina
May 1, 10am-12pm  - TBD

Leading and Managing Emphasizing “Soft Skills”

November 20, 20199:30 am - 12:30 pm
Anoka-Hennepin Community Education
2727 N Ferry St, Anoka, MN 55303
Professional Development

Leading and Managing Emphasizing "Soft Skills"
Presented by Bruce Miles, Big River Consulting Group

A critical asset for leaders and one that has been documented as a key predictor of success are traits that fall under the heading of "Soft Skills". Current leadership and coaching best practice actually documents a lack of soft skills as a career derailer.
This session will deliver training on some essential sub topics for Community Education leaders, including:
Balancing ownership of leadership responsibilities with consensus building
Organizing and issue diagnosis leading to success and reducing conflict
Using multiple levels of coaching with employees of varying experience and abilities
Actual cases will be presented with an emphasis on the reduction of conflict with difficult and resistant employees. Examples of all research results, assessment tools and management strategies will be handed ...

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How to Develop and Write Your Youth Development Plans

November 21, 201912:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Minnesota Department of Ed.
1500 Highway 36, Roseville, MN 55113
Professional Development

How to Develop and Write Your Youth Development Plans
Presented by Amy Skare, Youth Programs Supervisor, Stillwater Com. Ed., and Michelle Kamenov, MDE

Just how do you develop and write your youth development plans? What is the process? Is there a template? It's time to get together and develop how this gets done the right way.

Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019
Location: Minnesota Department of Ed., Conference Center A, CC-13
1500 Highway 36, Roseville, MN
$55 (includes 3 CEUs)
Register here

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How to Develop and Write Your Youth Development Plans

Presented by Amy Skare, Youth Programs Supervisor, Stillwater Com. Ed., and Michelle Kamenov, MDE


Just how do you develop and write your youth development plans? What is the process? Is there a template? It's time to get together and develop how this gets done the right way.


Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019

Location: Minnesota Department of Ed., Conference Center A, CC-13

1500 Highway 36, Roseville, MN

$55 (includes 3 CEUs)


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