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Dawn Thompson

Phone

701-747-3150

 


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

 

We will be closed 9 October and 10 and 23-24 November.

 

 

 

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Events

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.

 

Give Parents a Break Dates

 

Give Parents a Break, 12 Aug

Pre-register for care at the Child Development Center/Youth Center.

  • 12 August: 5 to 11pm

A referral from the A&FRC or your First Shirt is required.

Dane/Taekwondo Instructors wanted

 

Dance & Taekwondo Instructors Needed!

Please contact Dawn Thompson at 747-3151 for more information.

Bounce Back to School Event

 

Calling all Superheroes, 22 Aug

We're hosting a Bounce Back to School Event for ages 9-15 from 8am to noon. Youth will learn about their unique abilities (superpowers) and develop resiliency skills. Event followed by a free cookout!

Sign up at the YC by 18 Aug.

 

Back 2 School Breakfast

 

Back2School Breakfast, 28 Aug

All School Age Program members and their parents are invited to breakfast from 6:30 to 7:30am

 

Hop on the Bus

 

First Day of School, 28 Aug

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

 

Youth Soccer

 

Register for Soccer, 1 Sep

7 Sep: Coaches training at 5:30pm

12 Sep: Parent's meeting 5:30pm

19 Sep: Soccer begins for ages 5-7 from 5 to 6pm

20 Sep: Start Smart Soccer begins for ages 3-5 from 4 to 5pm

21 Sep: Soccer begins for ages 8+ from 5 to 6pm

 

Fall Piano Lessons

 

Fall Piano Classes Begin, 7 Sep

1/2 hour lessons available.

 

Liberty Square Open Skate

 

Liberty Square Re-Opens, 8 Sep

Join us every Friday!

  • 6 to 10PM: Open skating for ages 6+; $5/person
  • 6 to 11PM: The Teen Center will be open for ages 13-18; $3

The snack bar will be open.

 

Give Parents a Break Dates

 

Give Parents a Break, 9 Sep

Pre-register for care at the Child Development Center/Youth Center.

  • 9AM to 3PM

A referral from the A&FRC or your First Shirt is required.

 

AF Ball Lock-In

 

AF Ball Mini Lock-In, 15 Sep

Children ages 5-12 are invited to join us from 4:30 to 10:30pm for dinner and fun. Cost is $35/child.

 

World Wide Day of Play

 

BGCA's Worldwide Day of Play

Details and times TBA.

 

Gymnastics

 

Register for Gymnastics L1

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

Gymnastics

 

Register for Gymnastics L2

Held Mondays from 4 to 6pm. Cost is $20/class.

4-H Science Day

 

Incredible Wearables, 4 Oct

From 4:30 to 5:30pm ages 9and up will participate in the 4-H National Youth Science Day Challenge. Sign up at the YC. Free!

 

Give Parents a Break Dates

 

Give Parents a Break, 14 Oct

Pre-register for care at the Child Development Center/Youth Center.

  • 5 to 11pm

A referral from the A&FRC or your First Shirt is required.

Liberty Scare

 

Halloween Carnival and Haunted House, 27 Oct

Liberty Square will be open from 6 to 9pm for all ages to enjoy games, haunted house, and more! Tickets are 4 for $1. No admission fee.

 

 

Basketball Registration

 

Basketball League Registration for ages 5-12, 1-10 Nov

$25 for members/$30 non. Volunteer coaches/assistant coaches/team parents are needed!

Youth must have a current shot record (w/flu shot) and current physical.

 

Appreciation Dinner

 

Military Family Appreciation Dinner, 8 Nov

Join us from 5 to 6pm for a free dinner for all program families.

 

Skate Pass

 

Free Open Skate Pass, 17 Nov

Stop by the Youth Center to pick up your free pass if you have a currently deployed family member!

 

Give Parents a Break Dates

 

Give Parents a Break, 18 Nov

Pre-register for care at the Child Development Center/Youth Center.

  • 9am to 3pm

A referral from the A&FRC or your First Shirt is required.

 




Events

Summer Brain Gain

 

MON-THU

Summer Brain Gain

Ages 8+ will enjoy a different educational activity from 1 to 2pm.

 

MONDAYS

Torch Club: 2 to 3pm

Triple Play Leadership Club: 4 to 5pm; ages 8+

 

TUESDAY

Triple Play: 2 to 3pm; ages 8+

S.T.E.M.tastic: 4 to 5pm; ages 8+

BGCA Jr Staff

 

TUE-THU

BGCA Jr. Staff
Ages 11-13 will explore a career in youth or human services through hands on experiences helping others from 3 to 5pm.

Must be registered for the program.

 

WEDNESDAY

Smart Girls: 2 to 3pm

Passport to Manhood: 3 to 4pm

 

Summer Piano Lessons

 

THURSDAYS

Summer Piano Lessons

Sign up for 1/2 hour lessons from 1 to 5pm beginning 8 June.

 

Intramural Fitness: 4 to 5pm

Fine Arts Appreciation: 3 to 4pm

 

Youth/Family Running Club

 

FRIDAY

Running Club: 4 to 5pm; Lib. Sq.

Keystone Club: 2 to 3pm

Lego League: 4 to 5pm




Summer Camps

Tech Camp

 

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Teens and Parents

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Torch Club

Torch Clubs offer service and leadership opportunities to ages 11-13 and are designed to assist girls and boys in becoming productive citizens.  They consists of an adult advisor and 6-15 youth who elect their own officers and plan and manage their own activities in four program areas:

  • 1. Club and Community Service
  • 2. Education
  • 3. Athletics/Fitness
  • 4. Social Recreation

Keystone Clubs consist of an adult advisor and 8-15 boys and girls, ages 14-18, who elect their own officers and plan and implement their own activities. Each year, they conduct program activities in six program areas:

  • 1. Service to Club & Community
  • 2. Leadership Development
  • 3. Educationand Career Exploration
  • 4. Unity
  • 5. Free Enterprise
  • 6. Social Recreation

Youth of the Month

The Youth of the Month/Quarter program has two age categories: ages 11-18 and ages 14-18. Quarterly winners in the older category will compete for the GFAFB, Youth of the Year honors. From there he or she will compete at state (ND).

 

Contact the YC for details or to pick up an application which is due the 5th of each month.

Jr Staff Career Development Program

Our Junior Staff Career Development Program assists youth ages 11-13 in career exploration in youth or human services, particularly in Boys & Girls Club work. Through hands on experience helping others in the YC and community, youth will prepare for future roles as volunteers in our community.

Youth must be registered for the program.