Group Facilitation: Bringing Community Meetings to Life


May 10, 2019
9:00am - 3:00pm


Duck Mill Community Room
4 Union Street
Lawrence, MA 01841


Jennifer Raitt, Town of Arlington, Director of Department of Planning and Community Development

Registration for this event is closed. Please contact Fehintola Abioye ( with any questions.

Did you miss the registration deadline for the first session of Group Facilitation on February 8th? Did your colleagues tell you how great of a session it is and convince you to try it out? Well, you're in luck, Jenny Raitt is back for a second session of Group Facilitation! Sign up now before spots fill up!

Do you attend or lead meetings that fail to achieve meeting or project goals? This day-long Meeting Facilitation workshop will introduce participants to effective meeting preparation, including outreach and engagement strategies, meeting facilitation skills, and how to follow-up for success. Workshop participants will have an opportunity to test their meeting facilitation skills in a supportive, learning environment.

Quotes from past participants:

“Great workshop, I learned so many great interactive activities!”

“This will allow me to think about the dynamics/barriers within a group before making a meeting.”

“My coworkers and I are planning to facilitate a monthly meeting soon, we will definitely consider these techniques!”

Registration deadline: 

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Registration fee: 

$100 Regular Admission, $50 Student/Intern/Americorps

Type of event: 

MKI Training

Learning area: 

Commun. Org. & Planning
Nonprofit Governance