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Mayor’s Youth Council

Councillors_BryanPattersonWe are so excited to finally be able to announce a new opportunity for Kingston youth! Y2K is happy to share that applications are now open for the first ever KINGSTON MAYOR’S YOUTH COUNCIL.

The mission of this council is to share ideas, opinions, and the sentiments of youth from Kingston with Mayor Paterson, in topics that are within municipal dominion. This includes topics that are in specific regards to youth, as well as topics that are unrelated to youth. The creation of this council is in the spirit of youth empowerment and the sharing of youth voice in Kingston.

10296678_671695539562687_3033200389386639812_nThe application process is open to all Kingston youth aged 14- 24 and can be completed online or printed and brought into the Youth2Kingston (Y2K) offices. Application period is open until April 28th, 2017 and successful candidates, if selected, will be contacted for interviews.

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Applications are now open until April 28, this council is a volunteer opportunity with 1 meeting per month. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us!

2016 Youth Forum Schedule

We have announced our 2016 Youth Forum Schedule!

The Youth Forum is coming up December 1 and 2 and we have released our full schedule of events and workshops for youth and adults! For a full list please visit the new Forum Page on our website, you can contact us anytime with questions, comments or if you’d like to get involved, contact us by email

Join us for 2 days of free workshops, info sessions, a community trade show, lots of food and ending it all off with a Youth Coffeehouse! The 2016 Youth Forum is December 1 and 2 at the Tett Centre for Creativity and Learning.

Youth Forum Date Announced!

Save the Date!

Youth 2 Kingston in partnership with the City of Kingston Cultural Services and Recreation and Leisure departments are proud to announce the 2016 Youth Forum will be held Thursday December 1 and Friday December 2 at the Tett Centre for Creativity and Learning.

This is a two day event for #ygkyouth and youth from the greater Kingston area to gain insights into ways they can get involved in their communities. Y2K is dedicated to expanding our programs and reach, this forum will be the first step to a new direction for Y2K.

More information will be available in the coming few months. If you are interested in helping at the forum, have ideas for what you’d like to see there, or simply would like more information please email us at

Keep checking for updates!