The Burnsville Police Department, along with members of the community will be hosting a facilitated discussion.
Conversations about race can be tough – however, they can also have the power to educate, heal and ultimately transform. Members of the community are invited to a facilitated discussion that will explore issues related to race in our community in a safe, supportive environment.
To gauge attendance numbers, please RSVP at http://tinyurl.com/BVdialogue
This event, a continuation of a workshop first held in Apple Valley in 2018, is meant to:
The conversation will start by hearing from community members as they share first-hand experiences about race and racism. In small group discussions, participants will explore issues of race and racism its impacts. Finally, the event will conclude by identifying actions that can be taken to create stronger, more resilient, welcoming communities.
Guest speakers will include: