YS Events

Events to help you do youth ministry

Each year we put on events to help churches with every aspect of youth ministry. We train youth workers through national and regional events and we offer 2-day discipleship events for students. Check out more information for each of our upcoming events below. YS also has a Spanish-speaking division, with events in the U.S., South America, and in other Spanish-speaking countries around the world.

NYWC 2016 Cincinnati

Duke Energy Convention Center, Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH, United States

November 17-20, 2016
Town & Country Resort & Convention Center
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YS Team Training Chicago

3225 W Foster Ave, Chicago, IL, United States

April 1-2, 2016
North Park University
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YS Team Training Dallas

5800 Long Prairie Road, Flower Mound, TX, United States

April 15-16, 2016
Valley Creek Church
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YS Team Training Kansas City

12480 S Black Bob Rd, Olathe, KS, United States

April 15-16, 2016
Indian Creek Community Church
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YS Team Training Los Angeles

5495 Via Rocas, Westlake Village, CA 91362

April 8-9, 2016
Calvary Community Church
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YS Team Training Minneapolis

6630 Shady Oak Rd, Eden Prairie, MN 55344

April 8-9, 2016
Wooddale Church
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YS Team Training Nashville

1750 N Thompson Ln, Murfreesboro, TN 37129

March 11-12, 2016
New Vision Baptist Church
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YS Team Training Philadelphia

1560 Yeager Rd, Royersford, PA 19468

April 29-30, 2016
Christ's Church of the Valley
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YS Team Training San Diego

639 E 17th Ave, Escondido, CA 92025

March 4-5, 2016
Emmanuel Faith Community Church
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YS Team Training Colorado Springs

10915 Black Forest Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80908, United States

January 22-23, 2016
First Baptist Church - Black Forest
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YS Team Training Charlotte

13501 South Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28278, United States

March 4-5, 2016
Christ the King Church
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YS Team Training Pittsburgh

250 East Ohio Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, United States

April 1-2, 2016
Allegheny Center Alliance Church
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YS Team Training Indianapolis

7525 McFarland Blvd, Indianapolis, IN 46237, United States

April 22-23, 2016
Southport Presbyterian Church
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YS Team Training Boston

Gordon College, Wenham, MA 01984, USA

April 29-30, 2016
Gordon College
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YS Team Training Modesto

1619 East Monte Vista Avenue, Turlock, CA, United States

April 29-30, 2016
Monte Vista Chapel
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PlanetWisdom Washington, DC

14640 Potomac Mills Rd. Woodbridge, VA 22192

March 4-5, 2016
Hylton Memorial Chapel
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PlanetWisdom Bay Area

2401 Shady Willow Ln. Brentwood, CA 94513

April 15-16, 2016
Golden Hills Community Church
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PlanetWisdom Orange County

1010 N. Tustin Ave. Santa Ana, CA 92705

April 22-23, 2016
Calvary Church Santa Ana
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PlanetWisdom Lakeland

Highland Park Church of the Nazarene, Lakeland Highlands Road, Lakeland, FL, United States

January 29-30, 2016
Highland Park Church
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PlanetWisdom Dallas/Ft. Worth

Irving Bible Church, Kinwest Parkway, Irving, TX, United States

February 12-13, 2016
February 26-27, 2016
Irving Bible Church
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PlanetWisdom Tulsa

John Q Hammons Arena, South Mingo Road, Tulsa, OK, United States

February 19-20, 2016
John Q. Hammons Arena at UMAC
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PlanetWisdom Minneapolis

Grace Church, Eden Prairie Road, Eden Prairie, MN, United States

December 2-3, 2016
Grace Chruch
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The National Youth Workers Convention is 4-days of training, networking, encouragement, soul care, resources, and more for people who are passionate about helping teens find and follow Jesus.

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YS Team Training is an affordable 2-day regional training event that you can bring your entire ministry team to. It's a chance to reconnect with your volunteers and refocus your ministry as a team. YS Team training will be at over 14 locations in 2016!

Go to the Team Training site


PlanetWisdom is all about discipleship for teenagers. It's 2-days of crazy fun, engaging worship, and challenging messages that will help your students grow in a relationship with Christ.

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A YS Unconference is designed around collaboration, discussion and relationships. It's a unique regional gathering of youth workers without agenda so that we can tackle the topics you want to discuss.

Go to the YS Unconference site


The Spanish-speaking international youth workers convention is produced by our sister organization, Especialidades Juveniles.

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Find out how you can reach thousands of youth workers as a sponsor or exhibitor at YS events.

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If you're hosting an event, we'd love to send YS promotional materials to share with your attendees.

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