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Village Park Leadership Program for Teens 14-17

Village Parks is a free leadership program for Minneapolis teens.

  • Build community through games and cultural activities.

  • Explore the rich cultures and languages of Minneapolis.

  • Mentor and inspire children.

  • Dive into language learning.

  • Examine what it means to be a courageous global citizen.

  • Follow a “Park Pathway” working with children: Language and Culture, Nature or Social Justice.

  • Receive a full scholarship to a summer language experience at Concordia Language Villages.

Teens meet each Tuesday from February 26 through June 4, 2019 from 5:30 to 8 pm.

Applicants must be 14 to 17 years old and a resident of Minneapolis.

Call 612-230-6400 for more information about Village Parks or email

Applications to Village Parks must be submitted by February 6th.

Download the 2019 Village Parks application here [PDF].