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Saturday, October 20 • 2:45pm - 4:15pm
Beats, Rhymes, and Life Workshop | Youth Leadership
In this interactive workshop, youth will learn how to express themselves through hip-hop while developing skills in critical thinking, pro-social expression, conflict resolution and positive peer relationship-building. Participants will also have the opportunity to record their songs and spoken word pieces on site. With: Rob Jackson, Oakland-based community leader, educator, hip-hop artist, founder/Executive Director of Beats, Rhymes and Life—a leading group in the emerging field of Hip Hop Therapy.

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Rob Jackson

Rob Jackson, an Oakland-based community leader, educator, and hip-hop artist with 20 years’ experience working in the social service field, is founder and Executive Director of Beats, Rhymes and Life, which pioneered one of the first hip hop therapy programs for at-risk youth. He... Read More →

Saturday October 20, 2018 2:45pm - 4:15pm PDT
Youth Unity Center