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Mayor’s Youth Action Team

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The Township of King's Mayor's Youth Action Team (MYAT) formed in 2015 and is a voluntary group of young individuals between the ages of 13 to 18 (Grade 9 to 12) whose goal is to support and recognize their fellow youth and ensure that young voices are heard throughout the Township of King. We are always accepting new members, come out to our next meeting.  For more information contact programs@king.ca

The Main objectives of the Mayor's Youth Action Team are:​

  • To act as an advisory body to the Mayor and Council on matters which have an impact on youth in King.
  • To identify and bring forward issues​ which will have an impact on King youth.
  • To foster a positive image of youth in our community by participating actively in community events and activities in King.
  • To promote positive meaningful activities for youth in partnership with the community.
  • To act as an advocate for youth issues.
  • To encourage youth to become more familiar with the workings of local government through education, involvement and participation

 

MYAT Meetings for the 2018-2019 session:​

MYAT Meetings are every 3 weeks from 3:30-4:30pm at the King City Arena.

Wednesday, November 7

Wednesday, November 28

Wednesday, December 12

Wednesday, January 9

Wednesday, January 23

Wednesday, February 13 - CANCELLED

Wednesday, March 6

Wednesday, March 27

Wednesday, April 17

Wednesday, May 8

​Upcoming Events

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Youth Week - May 1 to May 7

Youth Week is a week dedicated to the celebration of youth and their active participation in the community!  We will have a variety of events and activities for youth to participate in from May 1-7. For event details refer to the chart below:

 

Date

 

Event

 

Location

 

Time

Additional

Info & Fee

Wed, May 1

Take Action on Climate Change Public Art Project

King Heritage & Cultural Center

3:30pm to 8:00pm

FREE – Come out and add your artistic touch to MYAT's take action on climate change street banners art project.

Thursday, May 2

Dodge Ball Tournament

Township of King Municipal Centre – Gymnasium

3:30pm to 6:00pm

FREE - Fill out the Dodge Ball Tournament Registration Form, and send it to programs@king.ca

Friday, May 3

GLOW – Youth Dance

Nobleton Arena

7:30pm-10:30pm

$10 Cash Only.  Drinks and Snacks will be available for purchase.

Saturday, May 4

Youth Tree Planting

Tasca Park – Nobleton

12:00pm-2:00pm

FREE – all supplies will be provided.  Come dressed for the weather.  Contact programs@king.ca for more info.

Sunday, May 5

Open Mic Night

The Roost Cafe - King City, Keele St.

6:30pm-8:30pm

FREE - Come and share your talents, sip on a hot beverage and enjoy the evening.​​​

Monday, May 6

Youth Recognition Awards

Township of King Municipal Centre – Council Chambers

7:00pm -8:00pm

FREE – To nominate an outstanding youth from the Township of King fill out the Youth Awards – Nomination Package

Tuesday, May 7

Shinny

Trisan Centre

4:00pm-5:00pm

FREE