Celebrating Positive Youth Development in Canada


Thursday October 1st, 2015

The Executive Royal Hotel - Edmonton Airport

Leduc County, Alberta

Join participants including individuals and teams, youth and adults, from communities and organizations across the country at the only Canadian gathering dedicated to Positive Youth Development. 

 Information about Do Your Part! Leduc County 2015 will be posted as it becomes available -
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please check back often!


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Keynote Presentations

A full description of all of our Keynote Presentations is supplied in the Do Your Part! Leduc County 2015 Flyer.  This year's line up includes:


  • Positive Youth Development - Canadian Style with Patricia Howell-Blackmore of Lions Quest Canada - The Centre for Positive Youth Development
  • Sharing Our Inspirational Stories - Thoughts on Positive Youth Development with Various Presenters from Initiatives Across Alberta
  • Make Your Own Lunch - It's About Decisions with Ryan Porter
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  • The Power of YOUR Story with Joanne McQuiggan of Lions Quest Canada - The Centre for Positive Youth Development


 Sharing Our Inspirational Stories -
           Thoughts on
            Positive Youth Development

Presentations are intended to enlighten, engage and energize the participants. The presentations offered will exhibit a high level of experiential learning opportunities and the use of interactive strategies.

A full lineup of presentations will be posted soon -
please check back!

Presentation Topics Include -

  • Positive Youth Development in Parent Education
  • Just Be You. The Creative You!
  • Hip Hop and Giving Voice to Our Indigenous Roots
  • Technology and Adolescent Mental Health…What’s the Connection?
  • PYD Goes to Camp
  • Facebook & Twitter: Basics for Effective Messaging for Your Positive Youth Development Efforts
  • Finding the Answers Within
  • And more are being confirmed - be sure to check back!



Presentations are focused on the following audiences -

  • Asset Builders
  • Early Years
  • Youth Audience
  • Policing
  • Aboriginal/First Nations/Metis/Inuit
  • Education
  • Community Stories & Tools
  • Families & Parenting
  • Research & Evaluation
  • Youth-Serving
  • Health & Recreation


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Please contact Joanne McQuiggan at 800-265-2680 ext. 107 for more information.