Youth Programs

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Youth Sponsorship Program

It’s tough to be the new kid in town, new school, new friends, and new neighborhood. Help get kids connected by being active in this program.

Military Youth on the Move

Great news for Military youth and families! DoD has launched a new website, Military Youth on the Move. This site is an easy to use resource that reaches out to youth with creative ways to cope with issues that arise in the face of a move, such as transitioning to a new school, saying goodbye to friends, and getting involved in a new community. To access this great new resource, visit MYOM

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Soccer Coaches are needed – call 731-2422 if interested.

The Arts

boys and art Tuesdays, at 4 pm
Join us every Tuesday to do a fun art activity. August: Design your own leaf tee-shirt (limited supply of tee-shirts, duct tape IPad case and work on your 4-H Photography (work on your ImageMakers photography projects for next year).
September: This month join us for a quick draw contest, 1-2-3 Act Drama Club, karaoke contest and learn about the National Fine Arts Exhibit.
Cost: Free for YP members; $5 for non-members

YP Cooking Club

YP Cooking Club September 10
4 pm
Join us for a fun cooking project – Saga of the Soggy Sandwich! Open to all interested youth, ages 6-18; those under age 9 must be accompanied by an adult or sibling 16 or older.
Cost: Free - YP members; $5 - non-members.

Tween Night

Tween Night Friday, September 19
8 to 10 pm
(Teens can stay till 11 pm)
Youth, ages 9-12, are invited to our Back to School Party and Talent Show Tween Late Night. Bring your friends and have a great time!
Cost: Free for YP members; $5 for non-members

Teen Horseback Trip

Teen Horseback Trip Tuesday, August 26
10 am to 4 pm
Experience the Big Sky Country from the back of a horse - spectacular scenery and abundant wildlife. Whether you are a beginner or have ridden before there is a horse for you.
Cost: $65 - YP teen member. Register by August 19. (Space is limited – register early)

4-H Rocket Riders Meeting

Wednesdays, August 27 at 4 pm
Saturday, September 20, 11 am
Rocket Riders 4-H is an exciting way for youth to explore interests, friendships, commitments and life skills. Projects include photography, robotics, rocketry, cooking, woodworking and so much more. Come join the fun and find out what 4-H has to offer. The meeting is open to all interested youth, ages 6-18.

YP Gardening Club

YP Gardening Club Every day at 1 pm
Youth and teens with a green thumb (or not) join the YP Gardening Club and plant, water and weed our very own “Salsa Garden”. We will be planting tomatoes, onions, peppers, and cilantro to make our own homemade salsa at the end of the summer! Open to all interested youth (ages 6-18), all those under age 9 must be accompanied by an adult or sibling 16 or older.
Cost: Free - YP members.

Teen Events

Teen Late Night

Friday, September 12, 8 to 11 pm
Calling all teens (13-18 years)! YP members may bring one friend for free and participate in our Teen Town Hall Meeting.
Cost: Free – YP members and one non-member; $5 – each additional non-member

SMART Girls Lock-In

SMART Girls Lock-In Friday-Saturday, September 26-27, 9 pm to 7 am
SMART Girls offers young women guidance toward healthy attitudes and lifestyles, eating right, staying fit, getting good health care and more. Come join us for a fun night of girl power! There will be a fun cooking challenge, spa night and much, much more. Parents must sign permission form. Must have a 20 participant minimum and 30 participant maximum.
Cost: $20 – YP member girls, ages 11-15
Register by September 17

Leadership Programs

If you are interested in being involved in the Torch or Keystone Club and would like more information call the Youth Center and talk to Stevie.

Torch Club Torch Club | Thursdays, 5 pm
Torch Club is for youth ages 9-12 years of age.

Keystone Club Teen Council/Keystone Club | Fridays, 7 pm
Keystone is a leadership and service club for youth, ages 13-18.

Y.E.S.

Do you want to earn money for college, learn a valuable job skill and have a great time doing it? Then you need to sign up for the Y.E.S. Program. If you are entering high school and are an active duty dependent stop by the Youth Center and see what the Y.E.S. Program is all about. Learn what great jobs are out there for you to sign up for!

Computer Center

Malmstrom Youth Programs encourages and strongly promotes the use of electronic information technologies for our members. The computer center has the latest in computer technology including digital arts program, digital printers, and headsets. Members must have parental permission in order to use the computer center and take part in programs offered. Parents must accompany the member to complete and sign the permission form.

Join the Congressional Awards Program

Congressional Awards Thursday, September 11, 4 pm
Those who are 13½ up to 23 years of age (and parents!) are invited to learn about the Congressional Awards Program. The program consists of setting goals in the areas of voluntary public service, outdoor exploration, personal development and physical fitness. Bronze, silver and gold medals are earned by each participant and are awarded by a member of Congress. For more information regarding the program, please contact the Youth Center at 731-4634.