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Dawn Thompson




Youth Center

MON-THU: 3 to 5:30pm (ages 9-18)

FRI: 3 to 5pm (ages 9-18)

Weekends/Holidays/Family Days: Closed


Before & After School Programs

MON-FRI: 6:30am to 5:30pm

Weekends/Holidays/Family Days: Closed

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YC Closed


We're Closed, 16 & 19 Feb

Due to holiday and family day.

Open Rec


Open Recreation

22 Feb from noon to 6pm

23 Feb from noon to 5pm






Bounce Program, 22 & 23 Feb

Join us as we escape the cold, have some fun, and learn resiliency skills from 7:30 am to noon.

Dr. Seuss


Dr. Seuss, 2 March

Bring your favorite Dr. Seuss book to share from 4 to 5pm for ages 5-12.


Youth SPonsorship


Sponsorship Meeting, 5 Mar

Interested in being a sponsor for incoming youth? Join us from 4 to 5pm (ages 9 and up).


Give Parents a Break


Give Parents a Break, 10 Mar

Must have a referral on file to attend at no cost. Held from 9am to 3pm.


St Patrick's Day Party


St. Patrick's Day Party, 10 Mar

Free for members/$3 non-members ages 9-12 from 4 to 6pm.


Open Skate


Free Open Skate Pass, 16 March

Pick up a pass at the YC if you currently have a deployed family members.


Prom Prep


Prom Prep Academy, 17 Mar

Food, games, prizes, and glamour from 1 to 5pm for ages 13-18.



Fantastic Friday


Fantastic Friday, 23 March

Games, tournaments, dinner and snacks from 6 to 11pm for ages 5+. Cost is $20 members/$25 non.


Protecting Animals


Protecting Animals, 29 Mar

Take a trip with us to the Circle of Friends Humane Society in GF from noon to 4pm. Parent permission slip required. Open to ages 9-12.





Before and After School Program


Before & After School Program

Register now! Includes busing to and from school. If you are new to the program, request care at Militarychildcare.com

LES & current shot records required.


Hop on the Bus


Bus Service

YC Members may register for bus service from Twining to the Youth Center for $20/child/month.


Basketball Registration


Basketball League Registration for ages 5-12, through 30 Nov

$25 members/$30 non. Volunteer coaches/assistant coaches/team parents needed!
Youth must have a current shot record (w/flu shot) and physical.


Dane/Taekwondo Instructors wanted


Instructors Needed!

Please contact Dawn Thompson at 747-3151 if you are interested in teaching Dance or Taekwondo.


Dance Classes


Dance Classes


  • Rising Stars: Ages 3-5 from
    4:30 to 5pm; $6/class
  • All Stars: Ages 6-9 from 5:15 to 6pm; $8/class


  • Super Stars: Ages 10 and up from 5 to 6pm; $10/class


Fall Piano Lessons


Fall Piano Classes

1/2 hour lessons available Thursdays from 3:30 to 6pm for ages 5 and up.




Register for Gymnastics L1

Level 1 is designed for ages 5+ and will be held Wednesdays from 6 to 7pm with coach Jolene Biorn. Cost is $10/class.




Register for Gymnastics L2

Held Mondays from 4 to 6pm with coach Jolene Biorn. Cost is $20/class.


Passport to Manhood


Passport to Manhood

Meeting Thursdays from 4 to 5pm.

Power Hour


Power Hour, Mon-Thu

Homework assistance/tutoring for ages 6-18 from 3:30 to 4:30pm. Youth must be registered members of the Youth Center to participate.

Torch Club


Torch Club, Mondays

Ages 11-13 elect officers and plan activities from 4 to 5pm in four areas: 1. Club/Community Service,
2. Education, 3. Athletics/Fitness, and 4. Social Recreation.





Youth ages 8 and up will be exposed to science, technology, engineering, and mathematic concepts from 4 to 5pm Tuesdays. Free for members/$3 non.



BGCA Jr. Staff Career Dev.

Prepare for a role as a volunteer in our community 4 to 6pm Mon-Thu.

Must be registered for the program.


Smart Girls


SMART Girls, Wednesdays

Meeting from 4 to 5pm for ages 9 and up.

Youth of the Year Scholarship


Win a Scholarship!

Help further your education with a Youth of the Year Scholarship. Contact the Youth Center for details.


Fine Arts Appreciation


Fine Arts Appreciation

Thursdays from 5 to 6pm for ages 8 and up. Youth will draw, paint, mold clay and more. Free for mbmers/$3 non.

Keystone Club


Keystone Club

Youth ages 14-18 will meet Fridays from 7 to 8pm at Liberty Square to plan their own activities in six areas: 1. Service to Club & Community; 2. Leadership Development; 3. Education/Career Exploration; 4. Unity; 5. Free Enterprise; 6. Social Recreation


Youth of the Month


Youth of the Month/Quarter

Youth ages 11-13 and ages 14-18 (two categories) must apply by the 5th of the month. Quarterly winners will compete for GFAFB Youth of the Year honors and continue on to compete at the state level.

Summer Camps

Tech Camp


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