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Little League

Little League

Registration: Through March 31 | Tee Ball – Major Baseball (ages 5 -12)
Don’t miss this chance to register your children for a season of healthy fun with all their friends!
A current sports physical & shot record is required at registration and is necessary to participate.
Volunteer Coaches are always needed! Please call the Youth Center at 731-4634 if interested.
Cost: $40 – YP Member; $50 – Non Member


Start Smart Baseball

Start Smart Baseball

Registration: March 13 – April 29
This excellent program allows parents to take to the field with their child and help introduce them to the basics of baseball. Participants will discover the skills to use a tee ball stand, swing a bat, run the bases, and catch a baseball! Open to boys and girls, ages 3-4 years old (must be 3 by May 8). Parent participation is mandatory. A current sports physical and current shot records are required at time of registration.
Cost: $40


YP Events


The Arts

The Arts

Tuesdays, 4 pm
Join us every Tuesday to do a fun art activity.
February: National Fine Arts Collage Creation, our ImageMakers Photography Portrait taking, create Valentine decorations, and learn how to make your own piggy bank.
March: National Fine Arts Pastel Drawing, ImageMakers Photography Culture and Tradition, decorate for St. Patrick’s Day, and use the iMac computers and GoPro to make a movie.
Cost: Free - YP Member; $5 - Non-Member


Tween Nights

Tween Nights

Fridays, March 3 & 17, 8 to 10 pm (teens may stay until 11 pm)
Youth ages 9-18 are invited to a “Dr. Seuss Birthday” Tween Night on March 3 (be your favorite Dr. Seuss character) and a “St. Patrick’s Day” Tween Night on March 17 (don’t forget to wear green).
Cost: Free - YP Member


Hit the Ground Running Youth Track Program

Hit the Ground Running Youth Track Program

Saturday, February 25, March 4, 11 & 25, 10 to 11:30 am, 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 for free at usaffitfamily.com to participate


Teen Late Nights

Teen Late Nights

Friday, February 24, March 10 & 24, 8 to 11 pm
Calling all teens (13-18 yrs. of age) join us for “#WeOwnFriday” Teen Nights!
Cost: Free - YP Member


Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG

Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG) Tournament

Saturday, February 25, March 18, noon to 4:30 pm, ages 9-18
Participate in the Youth Center’s bi-monthly Pokémon TCG Tournament. Bring your best deck and see if you have what it takes to become a Pokémon Master! Enjoy learning and playing the Pokémon Trading Card Game with fellow Pokémon Trainers! Tournament Champions will have the opportunity to win fabulous Pokémon prizes and all will be entered into a raffle for a Legendary prize! Please enter as soon as possible. Space is limited to the first 24 brave Pokémon Trainers! Please note: Participants must have a Pokémon TCG legal deck to participate in tournament play.
Cost: $3 - YP Members only (per event)


Youth Saves Week

Youth Saves Week

Monday, February 27 - Friday, March 3
Learn how to save money the fun way! YP members will compete in the “Going for the Gold” contest (one entry per day) and fun, informative daily activities. The week ends with an Information Fair provided by the Airman and Family Readiness Center.
Cost: Free


YP Cooking Club

YP Cooking Club

Wednesday, March 1, 4 pm
Join us for fun cooking projects! This month is our “Gritty on Grains” and learn how to make whole wheat muffins. Open to all interested youth, ages 6 – 18. All those under the age of 9 must be accompanied by an adult or sibling 16 or older.
Cost: Free - YP Member

Cost: $10 – YP members; $20 – Non-members


Congressional Awards

Join the Congressional Awards Program

Thursday, March 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.


Home Alone Training

Home Alone Training

Wednesday, March 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


Operation Mega-Phone

#OMP (Operation Mega-Phone)

Friday - Saturday, April 28-29, 9 pm to 7 am
Join us for Operation Megaphone Teen Lock-in! Play games, watch movies, hang out with friends and compete against other bases in contests throughout the night! Parents must sign permission form.
Cost: $20 - YP members (includes food and prizes)!


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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