Civic Speed Dating October 29, 2013 This fun event (which goes towards L category requirements for students' LPD Certificate) is a great opportunity to connect with local political and community leaders. Representatives from the London Public Library, the City of London, City Council, NDP London and Pillar Non-Profit will be attending this fun event, so come on out and mingle! Network and engage in discussions relating to youth and civic engagement in the Great Hall, beginning at 5:00PM on Tuesday, October 29th. Discussions between students and community leaders will be rotational. All students are invited to attend and find out more about how you can get involved and play an active role in the London community now and in future career endeavours. Attendees include: Matt Brown - Councillor Matt Ross - Executive Director Vivette Martin - Education and Training Coordinator Joni Baechler - Councillor Lynne Livingstone - Managing Director Community Services, Neighbourhood & Children Services Sandra Datars Bere - Managing Director Housing, Social Services and Dearness Home Pat Foto - Manager III, Employee and Client Relations Rob Paynter - Director, Corporate Communications Kate Graham - Manager, Corporate Initiatives Shawn Lewis - Assistant to MP Irene Mathyssen Harold Usher - Councillor Josh Morgan - Library Board Chair Bill Coxhead - Director of Parks & Recreation Art Zuidema - City Manager Tony Kyle - Manager of West Area Recreation Services Martin Hayward - Managing Director, Corporate Services and City Treasurer, CFO "This is such a terrific way to bring community leaders and students together to talk about their ideas and learn how they can get involved in the community. Youth engagement is so important and I hope everyone has a chance to meet new people and learn about some of the terrific organizations in our city." - Deb Matthews MPP, London North Centre RSVP on Facebook or email Clare Tattersall, Manager of Career Development and Co-Curricular Learning at firstname.lastname@example.org. Refreshments and food will be provided.