What happens at a What's Next workshop?

Come together with other from your community to learn how to organize a What's Next initiative in your area!

  • Learn ways to…
    • Connect what's already happening in your area
    • Reach out to involve new people and ideas
    • Facilitate productive conversations
    • Move from dialogue to action
    • Take concrete next steps for organizing What’s Next in your community
  • See what a deliberative conversation looks like
    • We engage in an example What's Next conversation as part of the training
  • Learn facilitation and moderation skills
    • Workshop participants will recieve a discussion guide and facilitator's manual
  • Eat lunch!
    • Lunch is provided
  • Plan with others in your community
    • You'll have an opportunity to meet and plan with others in your area

Register to attend a What's Next workshop:

  • July 25, 2017- Summersville, for all flood-affected counties and surrounding areas (and anyone else, too!)

  • *REGISTRATION CLOSED* May 5, 2017- Rupert, for flood-affected areas in Greenbrier and surrounding counties
  • *REGISTRATION CLOSED* August 14 - Buckhannon, for North Central WV
  • *REGISTRATION CLOSED* August 19 - Martinsburg, for Eastern Panhandle
  • *REGISTRATION CLOSED* August 21 - Beckley, for South East WV 
  • *REGISTRATION CLOSED* September 3 - Charleston, for South West WV 
  • *REGISTRATION CLOSED* September 16- Wheeling, for Northern Panhandle