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See what’s happening at Sourcewell in May

All events held at Sourcewell (unless noted otherwise)





May 1, 2019
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

100X Leader Summit

The 100X Leader Summit will highlight the powerful concepts of Jeremie Kubicek and Steve Cockram, co-authors of the popular 5 Gears and 5 Voices books. Held at Sourcewell and co-sponsored by Resource Training and Solutions and Lakes Country Service Cooperative. Register at

May 2, 2019
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Math Masters – Fifth Grade Competition

Throughout Minnesota, students in grades 5-6 challenge critical thinking skills and problem-solving abilities as a part of Math Masters. Sourcewell is a proud host of this year's Grade 5 spring mathematics competition focused on recognizing academic effort and achievement.

May 8, 2019
5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Educators of Excellence Banquet

Held at Grand View Lodge, this invite-only event recognizes and awards local educators who demonstrate leadership and positively impact students and colleagues.

May 8, 2019
10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Bridging Divides

For city and county employees: From angry constituents to hot button topics, learn what to do when emotions run high and positions are deeply held. Attend in person or via livestream.

May 10, 2019
7:45 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Leadercast Live

The world’s largest one-day leadership event - Leadercast Live brings together nearly 100,000 attendees live near Atlanta and at simulcast locations around the world. Each year, the event tackles a new leadership challenge to help attendees be better leaders. Register at

May 14, 2019
4 – 7 p.m.

Public Naloxone Training

Provided by the Region 5+ and Todd County Mental Health Advisory councils, Wellness in the Woods, and the Steve Rummler Hope Network – this free public training will address the what, when, why, and how regarding Naloxone (Narcan). Register at

May 17, 2019
9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. and
6 – 9 p.m.

Regional Art Show

Held at Centennial Auditorium in Staples, the Regional Art Show showcases the work of students in a variety of categories including painting, drawing, crafts, mixed media, digital art, photography, printmaking, sculpture, and pottery/ceramics.

May 22, 2019
9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Innovation Funding Review Day

Region 5 Sourcewell members are invited to participate in the Cities and Counties Innovation Funding Review Day and vote for projects to receive funding. Attendees must pre-register by visiting

About Sourcewell

Sourcewell (formerly National Joint Powers Alliance) is a self-supporting government organization, partnering with education, government, and nonprofits to boost student and community success. Created in 1978 as one of Minnesota’s nine service cooperatives, we offer training and shared services to our central-Minnesota members. Throughout North America, we offer a cooperative purchasing program with more than 325 awarded vendors on contract. Sourcewell is driven by service and the ability to strategically reinvest in member communities.