World Cafe image developed for use with local community cafe events

Learn how to host a successful Community Café at this training.


Community Café Host Training

  • Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

 Learn how to host a successful Community Café, and become a leader for stronger families in our community. This facilitated training is based on World Café principles, now being used in Community Cafés held across Tompkins County.  All are welcome! Bring a friend or two from your community! Light lunch will be provided. 

COST: FREE for Tompkins County residents; $50 for those from other counties. Pre–registration is required. Space is limited don’t delay! Register by Monday, October 29 DEADLINE and we'll provide FREE childcare!  When registering let us know # of children and their ages. For more information, questions, or help with registration; call 607-272-2292

REGISTER ONLINE HERE by Monday, October 29 deadline.

What is a Community Café?

  • A Café is a community conversation hosted by parents and community partners
  • Café conversations spark leadership to develop the supportive relationships necessary to strengthen families
  • Cafés support culturally diverse families to work together for a common cause
  • Cafés help to engage and empower families

For more information on Community Cafés model visit:


FREE for Tompkins County residents, $50 for Non-Residents

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Anna Steinkraus
Family & Community Development Program Coordinator
(607) 272-2292 ext. 145


CCE-Tompkins Education Center
615 Willow Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14850-3555

Last updated October 25, 2018