Visit “Summer Camp – and Other Fun Things to Do This Summer” for a variety of camps – some for families, too – to enrich your summer.
YOUTH CENTER EVENTS FOR JULY
Monday, July 2 – Health and Fitness Club
Tuesday, July 3 – STEM Club
Tuesday, July 3 – 4th of July Picnic, 4-6 p.m.
Monday, July 9 – Health and Fitness Club
Monday, July 9 – Registration opens today for Fall Flag Football and Cheer (See info below.)
Tuesday, July 10 – STEM Club
Wednesday, July 11 – Torch Club, 3-4 p.m. for ages 11-13
Wednesday, July 11 – Keystone Club, 4-5 p.m. for ages 14-18
Thursday, July 12 – SMART Girls
Friday, July 13 – Crazy Hair Contest
Friday, July 13 – Family Art Night: Op Art Cubes, 6:30-8:30 p.m. for ages 9 and older. Cost is $5/person; $15/family of four, $5 for each additional family member after four. Using different geometric shapes, colors and values, we will make images that seem to move on the cubes.
Monday, July 16 – Health and Fitness Club
Tuesday, July 17 – STEM Club
Wednesday, July 18 – Torch Club, 3-4 p.m. for ages 11-13
Wednesday, July 18 – Keystone Club, 4-5 p.m. for ages 14-18
Thursday, July 19 – SMART Girls
Friday, July 20 – #WEOWNFRIDAYNIGHTS, 9-11 p.m.
Monday, July 23 – Health and Fitness Club
Tuesday, July 24 – STEM Club
Wednesday, July 25 – Torch Club, 3-4 p.m. for ages 11-13
Wednesday, July 25 – Keystone Club, 4-5 p.m. for ages 14-18
Thursday, July 26 – SMART Girls
Friday, July 27 – Movie Night, 7-9 p.m., $4/person
Monday, July 30- Health and Fitness Club
Tuesday, July 31 – STEM Club
FALL FLAG FOOTBALL AND CHEER
Registration opens July 9 and closes August 6, 2018. Season runs September through October.
- Flag Football, $65/person, ages 5 and older.
- Smart Start Football, $45/person, ages 3-4.
- Cheer, $80/person, ages 5 and older without uniform; $35/person with uniform.
Volunteer coaches needed.
For more information, call the Youth Center at 719-556-7220.
Give Parents A Break/Parents Night Out – opportunity provided by the Air Force Aid Society
7-11 p.m. Friday, June 22
1-5 p.m. Saturday, July 21
7-11 p.m. Friday, August 3
7-11 p.m. Friday, September 14
Parents Night Out, now in conjunction with GPAB, is $24. For more information and to sign up, call 719-556-7220.
RED CROSS BABYSITTING COURSE
Rescue breathing; basic and advanced First Aid; infant and child conscious and unconscious choking; and child and infant CPR.
2018 Class Schedule
8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, July 7
8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, August 4
8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, September 1
Classes are held in the Youth Center, located at 100 Selfridge St., Bldg. #1555, Peterson AFB, CO 80914-3500. Cost is $45 for Advanced RED CROSS Babysitting Course. For more information and to sign up, call 719-556-7220.
Successful course completion required participation in classroom and skills demonstration. Some practice sessions require physical activity. Please wear comfortable clothing and avoid wearing dangling jewelry or jewelry with sharp edges. All Girls: Since most girls are wearing low-rise jeans, please wear a long top or a jacket to wrap around your midriff. Please wear a long shirt, as you will be bending over a lot, and we may have teen boys participating. Long Hair: Please wear hair up or bring a pony tail holder.
If you have a medical condition or disability, or if your have any questions regarding your ability to participate fully in this course, ask your parents or guardians to discuss this with yur physician or healthcare provider and the appropriate person at the local Red Cross chapter before you start the course.
$25 per half-hour. Private lessons in our soundproof music room on site. Explore your creative music side with piano. Call 719-556-7220.
Guitar, Karate, Martial Arts, Tap, Tumbling and Cheer
Looking for instructors for these activities. Please call 719-556-7220 for more information.
MICHAEL PHELPS im SWIM PROGRAM
(Yes, Olympic superstar Michael Phelps visited the Aquatic Center and RP Lee Youth Center at Peterson AFB in March, 2015.)
The Michael Phelps im Swim Program has five different “bubbles” which create a multifaceted program of water-safety lessons, health and wellness education, as well as goal-setting instruction.
- im safe
- im healthy
- im successful
- im fun
- im fast
The Michael Phelps im Swim Program was offered in June 2015 by the RP Lee Youth Center in conjunction with the Aquatic Center.
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