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November 13, 2018
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
James Island County Park
James Island County Park
871 Riverland Drive

Charleston, SC 29412
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Serious FUN: Building Connections Before Content

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Research clearly shows that programs that intentionally develop trusting, healthy relationships out-perform all other programs on so many levels with greater participation, stronger communities extremely happy participants. If this is what you're looking for, this workshop is for you.

Ages 18 & up.

Anyone can lead a series of fun, outdoor activities. What matters most is how you leave people feeling at the end of your program. Fun group games and activities are one of the most powerful (and attractive) ways to help people connect, and strong relationships amplify the results of whatever you're trying to get done (no matter your content.) This highly interactive workshop will guide you through sequence of incredibly fun group activities and presentations in which you will learn:
  • The three universal truths of programming and the impact these have on the success of your program
  • Dozens of new, innovative and highly enjoyable activities which you can immediately integrate into your setting to connect people to one another and build strong communities
  • Simple, yet powerful , four-step sequential framework that is proven to create remarkably fun programs
  • Critical program leadership skills to help you inspire, equip, and empower your group to be the best it can be.
BONUS: FREE one-month's subscription to playmeo's activity database (featuring 350+ group activities)

Mark Collard
Mark Collard is an experiential trainer, speaker, and author. He is the founder & director of playmeo, a small professional development company which hosts the largest online database of group games & activities in the world. He is best known for his innovative workshops, playful keynote addresses, and his best-selling books including No Props, Count Me In, and Serious Fun. Mark presents frequently at many state, national, and international conferences.

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