Megavikend is a weekend-long international educational event, which belongs to one of the most important in the whole AFS year.

The volunteers not only from the Czech Republic, but also from all the other European countries, have a chance to meet new people and to pick up new skills during Friday’s welcoming programme, Saturday’s 6 hours-long and Sunday’s 3 hours-long workshop blocks.

The whole event is composed of workshops and lectures in both Czech and English. Each volunteer has the option to choose a course topic, that interests him/her the most and that will be the most beneficial to his/her theoretical and practical skills.

You can look forward a weekend packed up with great fun! The whole Megavikend is accompanied with supporting programme, and tons of games.

DATE: 18 – 20 OCTOBER 2019

Saturday tracks

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Sunday workshops

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Apply for Megavikend 2019 (For foreign participants only)

Important: You always have to select 1 in “amount” category to make the registration valid:

Deadline for registration is September 28.
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VENUE & ACCOMMODATION

Address

GYMNÁZIUM TEPLICE
Československých dobrovolců 530/11,
415 01 Teplice

How to get there?

To be added.

Catering

Breakfasts, lunches, dinners and snacks are prepared by the school’s canteen. Vegetarian food is also provided.

Accommodation

Accommodation is provided in the gymnasium of the school or in some classrooms, separated into silent and loud sleeping. For additional fee of 35 € we may also book you a hotel room nearby the venue.

Program

Pátek | Friday
16:00 – 19:00 Příjezd a registrace Arrival & Registration
18:30 – 19:30 Večeře Dinner
20:00 – 20:45 Oficiální zahájení Official opening
20:45 – 22:00 Seznamovací hry a aktivity Icebreakers & games
Sobota | Saturday
07:30 – 09:00 Snídaně Breakfast
09:00 – 10:30 Sobotní track – 1. část Saturday track – part 1
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break Coffee break
11:00 – 12:30 Sobotní track – 2. část Saturday track – part 2
12:30 – 13:00 Skupinové foto před školou Group Photo
13:00 – 14:00 Oběd Lunch
14:30 – 16:00 Sobotní track – 3. část Saturday track – part 3
16:00 – 16:30 Coffee break Coffee break
16:30 – 18:00 Sobotní track – 4. část + Evaluace Saturday track – part 4 + Evaluation
18:00 – 19:00 Večeře Dinner
19:00 První odchod na večerní porogram First departure to evening program
19:30 Druhý odchod na večerní porogram Second departure to evening program
20:30 – 00.00 Večerní program Evening program
Neděle | Sunday
07:30 – 09:00 Snídaně Breakfast
09:00 – 10:30 Nedělní dopolední workshop – 1. část Sunday morning workshop – part 1
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break Coffee break
11:00 – 12:30 Nedělní dopolední workshop – 2. část Sunday morning workshop – part 2
12:30 – 13:30 Oběd a evaluace Lunch & Evaluation
13:30 – 14:00 Konec Megavíkendu 2018 End of Megavikend 2018

DID YOU KNOW...?

The numbers say it all! Look at the statistics of past years.

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PAST SESSIONS

935

PARTICIPANTS

26

COUNTRIES INVOLVED

102

OFFERED WORKSHOPS

FAQs

Participantion fee includes accommodation, catering, and all the materials used during the event. The participation fee for foreign participants is 105 €.

The fees combined with the financial support from AFS Czech Republic enables for a professional implementation of the whole project, including visits of foreign participants.

Are you not sure that this is the right thing for you? Are you afraid of not knowing anyone? Loose all your insecurities and join us!
Megavikend will for sure amaze you and here is why:

1) it is one of the biggest AFS educational events from the whole Europe
2) workshops and trainings are run by experienced trainers
3) you will meet many interesting people, not only from the Czech republic
4) you will have a lot of fun and you will get to know the city like a local
5) and many more

This idea originated in 2007, when a group of young AFS volunteers decided to organize the first ever session of this educational event. For all the seasons, the goal of Megavikend remains the same – connect young people from the whole of Europe and let them educate themselves, share their knowledge, experience, tips and tricks, and thus participate on the development of our society. Every year, the event is visited by more than 120 participants from all around the globe. And you can be part of it!

Contact

Do you have any question?

Contact us at [email protected] or at our Facebook page.

We are looking forward helping you!