The Sewell Leadership Event is returning this week and will kick off at 9 a.m. Thursday at the Wagner Noel Performing Arts Center, 1310 N. FM 1788, Midland.

Doors open at 8 a.m. and the several sessions are scheduled throughout the day.

This year’s keynote speakers include author and speaker John Maxwell, who has made a career out of teaching leadership principles, and leader, communicator, author and pastor Andy Stanley, who founded Atlanta-based North Point Ministries in 1995. Accompanying them will be Collin Sewell and Patrick Payton.

Ticket prices range from $42 to $62. All proceeds will be donated to a local charity.

For more information call 432-498-0198 or visit