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Month of the Military Family

Throughout the month of November families are encouraged to “Stuff the Turkey” and bring in non-perishable food items to be donated to the Great Falls Food Bank.


YP Sports


Youth Basketball

Youth Basketball

Registration: Through October 31
Start Smart: ages 3-4 | Little Netters: ages 5-6
A current sports physical & Immunizations are required at the time of registration. Our season begins the second week of November!
Cost: Start Smart - $40; Little Netters - $40 (YP Members) $50 (Non-Members)


Team Handball

Team Handball

Fridays, September – October
Malmstrom will be hosting its first-ever Team Handball league for youth ages 10-12! Team Handball is one part basketball, one part soccer, and has been an Olympic Sport since 1972. Fast-paced and team-oriented, Team Handball is a unique offering exclusive to Malmstrom Youth Sports. Join us this September and October for something new! Sports are now in session! A current Sport Physical & Immunizations Record are required to participate.
Cost: $5 - YP Member; $10 - Non-Member


Youth Basketball

Youth Basketball – Jr. Hoopsters (ages 7-9) & Hoopsters (ages 10-12)

Registration: November 1 - 30
A current sports physical & Immunizations are required at the time of registration. Sign up now! Volunteer coaches are needed - please call the Youth Center at 731-4634 if interested.
Cost: $40 – YP Members; $50 – Non-Members


YP Events


The Arts-November

The Arts

Tuesdays, 4 pm
Join us every Tuesday for a fun art activity.
October: learn how to make your own jewelry, Photography with Kirk Clark: ImageMakers Nature and Surroundings, Cultural Creativity: Octoberfest Pumpkin Head Twirlers and Digital Art.
November: learn Photography with Kirk Clark: ImageMakers Portraits, Cultural Creativity: design a Holiday Centerpiece, and Fine Arts - Monochromatic Drawing.
Cost: Free - YP Member


Fall Festival

Fall Festival

Friday, October 20, 6 to 8 pm
Get your costumes ready for the Annual Fall Festival! Wristbands will be sold starting October 3 and at the door.
Cost: Wristbands are $5 and entitle each youth to unlimited games and a goody bag. Prizes will be awarded for costumes by age categories. Food and beverages will also be available for purchase that night. Come and have a “ghoul” time!
Sponsored by:
Mountain Title Company City Toyota City Motors 1st Liberty Federal Credit Union Mountain Title Company

No federal endorsement of sponsors intended.

Volunteer Opportunity
The annual “Fall Festival” will be held at the Youth Center Friday, Oct. 20 from 6-8 pm. Volunteers are needed from 5:30 to 8:30 pm to run games, hand out prizes and run the “Boo”tique. Volunteers can contact Stevie at the Youth Center at 731-4634 or you may
Email Stevie »


Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG

Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG) & Video Game Tournament

Saturday, October 21, noon to 4:30 pm (please arrive by noon), ages 9-18
Register now for the Youth Center’s Monthly Pokémon TCG Tournament. Bring your best deck and see if you have what it takes to become a Pokémon Master! Enjoy playing the Pokémon TCG with fellow Trainers! We will be hosting our very own Pokémon Video Game Tournament. Bring your Nintendo 3DS and your copy of Pokémon Sun or Pokémon Moon along with your strongest team and face Malmstrom League Legends! Tournament Champions win fabulous prizes and everyone is eligible to win our “Legendary” raffle prizes. Space is limited to the first 16 brave Pokémon Trainers (per tournament), so register now!
Please note: TCG Participants must have a Pokémon TCG legal deck to participate in tournament play.
Cost: $4 - YP Members Only (one or both tournaments; must specify when registering)


CSI Club

CSI Club

Thursday, October 25, 4 pm
Want to be a real life CSI Investigator? Then join the CSI Club and learn cool tricks like how to open a letter without anyone knowing, making your own hidden messages, fingerprinting and more.
Cost: Free - YP Member


Teen Late Nights

Teen Late Nights

Friday, October 27, 8 to 11 pm
Calling all teens (13-18 yrs. of age) to join us for #WeOwnFriday Teen Nights! On October 13, meet at the Youth Center and then venture down to the Auditorium for the Classic Scary Movie Night. Try out the new Team Handball equipment for the BGCA National Fitness Challenge on October 27.
Cost: Free - YP Member


Hit the Ground Running Youth Track Program

FitFamily Hit the Ground Running Youth Track Program

Saturday, October 28, 10 to 11:30 am, Malmstrom Gym, ages 9-18
Join us at the Malmstrom Gym as we hit the ground running! Don’t spend winter hibernating in front of your televisions! Instead, join us and stay focused on fitness this winter! Hit the Ground Running welcomes entire families, focuses on personal goals and self-improvement over competition, and encourages youth and families to focus on health and nutrition on and off the track.
Cost: Free (families must register at usafitfamily.com to participate)


Congressional Awards

Join the Congressional Awards Program

Thursday, November 2, 5 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.


Tween Night

Tween Night

Fridays, November 3 & 17 | 8 – 10 pm
Youth ages 9-18 are invited to our “Who’s Got Talent” Tween Night Nov. 3 and our “Rockin’ the 80’s” Tween Night on Nov. 17.


Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG

Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG) & Video Game Tournament

Saturday, November 4 | noon - 4:30 pm (please arrive by noon) | ages 9-18
Register now for the Youth Center’s Monthly Pokémon TCG Tournament. Bring your best deck and see if you have what it takes to become a Pokémon Master! Enjoy playing the Pokémon TCG with fellow Trainers! We will be hosting our very own Pokémon Video Game Tournament. Bring your Nintendo 3DS and your copy of Pokémon Sun or Pokémon Moon along with your strongest team and face Malmstrom League Legends! Tournament Champions win fabulous prizes and everyone is eligible to win our “Legendary” raffle prizes. Space is limited to the first 16 brave Pokémon Trainers (per tournament), so register now!
Please note: TCG Participants must have a Pokémon TCG legal deck to participate in tournament play.
Cost: $4 - YP Members Only (one or both tournaments; must specify when registering)


Malmstrom Military Youth of the Year Info Fair

Malmstrom Military Youth of the Year Info Fair

Thursday, November 9 | 5 pm
Are you a teen 14-18 years old (by January 31); do you demonstrate good character, are articulate and possess good interpersonal skills, personable and outgoing? Then you would make an outstanding candidate for Military Youth of the Year! This is a great opportunity to win scholarships and represent your Malmstrom YP! Pick up your package at the Youth Center and return by January 5 (interviews will be scheduled)


Hit the Ground Running Youth Track Program

FitFamily Hit the Ground Running Youth Track Program

Saturdays, November 11 & 25 | 10 - 11:30 am | Malmstrom Gym | ages 9-18
Join us at the Malmstrom Gym as we hit the ground running! Don’t spend winter hibernating in front of your televisions! Instead, join us and stay focused on fitness this winter! Hit the Ground Running welcomes entire families, focuses on personal goals and self-improvement over competition, and encourages youth and families to focus on health and nutrition on and off the track.
Cost: Free (families must register at usafitfamily.com to participate)


Family Bingo

Family Bingo

Saturday, November 11 | 1 pm
Looking for something fun for the whole family? Join us for Family Bingo and win some cool and fun prizes.
Cost is free - bring in a non-perishable food item to donate to the Food Bank.


Cultural Creativity

Cultural Creativity

Tuesday, November 14 | 4 pm
Join us for an afternoon of Military family fun designing a family Holiday Centerpiece. Supplies will be available to make your own unique family centerpieces for the holiday table.
Cost: Free - YP Members; $5 - Non-Member Families


4-H Rocket Riders Meeting

4-H Rocket Riders Meeting

Wednesday, November 15 | 5 pm
4-H is an exciting way for youth to explore interests, friendships, commitments and life skills. Projects include robotics, photography, 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.


Babysitting Class

Babysitting Class

Saturday, November 18 | 10 am – 3 pm
The Babysitting Class is open to ages 11 & up. The course covers babysitting basics, business practices, ages and stages of youth children, behavior and guidance techniques, safety, emergencies, SIDS, CPR for Family & Friends through the American Heart Association. A test is given at the end of the course and those who successfully complete the course are issued a certificate that is good for one year.
Cost: $10 - YP Members; $20 - Non-Members


Archery Turkey Shoot

Archery Turkey Shoot

Tuesday, November 21
Each team will consist of a parent and child. Teams will shoot in one of three categories: parent with child age 7-9, 10-12 or 13-18. Teams must call and register for a time slot prior to the event. Each team is given ten minutes to shoot for a combined score. Highest combined score in each age categories will win a turkey for Thanksgiving! One winning team per family. All equipment is provided. Registration is required by Nov 20 due to limited space.
Cost: Free - YP Members; $5 - Non-Member Families


Home Alone Training

Home Alone Training

Wednesday, November 22 | 4 pm
Staying home alone can be a big responsibility! Youth, ages 10 & 11, are encouraged to attend this informative and fun class which will help them learn what to do in case of an emergency and a whole lot more.
Cost: Free - YP Member; $5 - Non-Member


CSI Club

CSI Club

Wednesday, November 29 | 4 pm
Want to be a real life CSI Investigator? Then join the CSI Club and learn cool tricks like how to open a letter without anyone knowing, making your own hidden messages, fingerprinting and more.
Cost: Free - YP Member


YP Programs


Homework Assistance

Project Learn

Mondays – Thursdays
3 to 5 pm
Need help with your homework? Join us for Project Learn and get the help you need to be successful in school.


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, 6 pm
Keystone is a leadership and service club for youth, ages 13-18.


Computer Center

Monday – Saturday
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.


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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