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Manhattan Beach Mayor's Youth CouncilThe Manhattan Beach Mayor’s Youth Council brings together high school students and professional leaders to explore leadership, careers, and civic engagement. Each month, participants have the opportunity to meet and talk with leaders in business, media, science, technology, entertainment, government, philanthropy, cultural arts, and education.


Design & Architecture Workshop

Wednesday, December 7
5:00 – 7:30pm

Police/Fire Community Conference Room

Designing Our World, and Everything in It.

From products and ideas — to cities and beyond.  Every thing, every experience, every idea is designed.  Some well; some not.  Tonight we explore the design process. Learn the ways design-thinking applies to your every day life; and find out how to make it your career.


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The Mayor’s Youth Council Mission:

  • Engage students with leaders in private, public and philanthropic career arenas;
  • Share the wisdom, ways and diversity of leadership;
  • Stimulate and feed curiosity and creativity; and
  • Cultivate interest in civic stewardship.

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