Program Schedule

Imagine NB programming includes the following:

  • 9 leadership accelerators: Weekend retreats (overnight stay: Friday PM to Sunday PM)
  • Mentorship (20 hours): individual basis
  • Youth-led projects: individual basis
  • Leadership Portfolio: individual basis

Total estimated time commitment: 45 days over a period of 20 months (Ocotber 2017 to June 2018 for Year 1, summer 2018 component, and September 2018 to June 2019 for Year 2).

Calendar of Activities:

Please note that all content below is subject to change. Imagine NB Youth Delegates must attend all leadership accelerators and must complete their Leadership Portfolio requirements in order to successfully graduate from the Imagine NB program.

                                                                     Activity                                             Dates                                              Location                      
Selection Day Saturday October 28th 2017  Fredericton
Retreat #1:
Program onboard, Leadership, Team work and Cultural Diversity
December 8th – 10th 2017  Saint John
Retreat #2:
Mental health and wellness, self-awareness, reflection, and information literacy
February 16th – 18th 2018  Campbellton
Retreat #3:
Careers and industries in NB; Entrepreneurship, communication, argument formation, and critical thinking
May 4th – 6th 2018  Moncton
Retreat #4:
Indigenous history in NB; information literacy, critical-thinking, teambuilding and reflection
August 22 – 25 2018  Miramichi
Retreat #5:
Project management; organization, argument formation, action planning, research and writing
November 8th – 11th 2018  Woodstock
Retreat #6:
Bilingualism and multiculturalism; consciousness of self, budgeting, and becoming a change agent in your communities
January 18th – 20th 2019  Bathurst
Retreat #7:
Career and industries in NB; Entrepreneurship, communication, networking, argument formation, and critical thinking
March 22nd – 24th 2019  Edmundston
Retreat #8:
Community engagement and giving back; conflict resolution, delegating responsibilities, action planning, volunteering, and networking.
May 17th – 19th 2019  Saint Andrews
Retreat #9:
Presentation on leadership portfolios, graduation ceremony, and program wrap-up
July 23 – 25  Acadian Peninsula