Events


Thursday, June 29
12:00-2:00pm

Street Drugs

Presented by:  Captain Kevin Hunter, Fort Wayne Police Department

Allen County Public Library, Meeting Room AB
900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, IN 46802

Street Drugs Great Kids Make Great Communities


Friday, July 21

Trauma- Informed Schools
(Strategies for teachers/staff in the classroom and school)

Presented by: Laura Swanson

Click here to register


Thursday, August 31
10:00am-12:00pm

Trauma-Informed Care

Presented by: Laura Swanson

Allen County Public Library, Meeting Room AB
900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, IN 46802

Registration opening soon


Thursday, October 5  
8 am – 4:00 pm
Allen County War Memorial Coliseum

28th Annual Conference on Youth

Featuring Dr. Robert Anda, co-founder and co-leading investigator of the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study


Friday, October 27
2:00-4:00pm

Allen County Public Library, Meeting Room AB
900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, IN 46802

Topic to be announced


Thursday November 9
12:00-2:00pm

Allen County Public Library, Meeting Room AB
900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, IN 46802

Topic to be announced


Friday December 8
12:00pm-2:00pm

Allen County Public Library, Meeting Room AB
900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, IN 46802

Topic to be announced


PAPER TIGERS — This powerful documentary film tells the story of how Lincoln High School became a “Trauma Informed” school, gaining national attention due to a dramatic drop in out of school suspensions, increased graduation rates and the number of students going on to post-secondary education.

Great KIDS has purchased the rights to this film.  If you are interested in hosting a showing for your school, organization, or agency, please contact Great KIDS.