Viewing: Child and Youth

Mar 14

March 14, 2018

Teen Police Academy in Aurora – Summer 2018

If your teen is interested in learning more about law enforcement, the City of Aurora is offering a Teen Academy for those 14+. Questions should be addressed to Ruth Brassell at 303-739-6350.

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Mar 13

March 13, 2018

Evans Army Community Hospital Summer Youth Program

Is your teen interested in a career in health care? This program is for you! The Evans Army Community Hospital (EACH) Summer Youth Program is for youths who are military Family members between 14-17 years old and are interested in a career in health care. To apply, visit the Red Cross office (Room 1011) inside of Evans Army Community Hospital. Youth applicants must have a DoD Military ID card and be current with immunizations to qualify. Applications are available through April 16….

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Mar 13

March 13, 2018

Military Families “Unplugged” with USO Denver – 6Apr18

Friday, April 6th, 7pm-8:30pm Military Families “Unplugged” at the LDC on Buckley, AFB When everyone is looking at different screens and sending messages rather than interacting with the people in the room, we think it’s time to unplug for a moment! Join us for a family fun night without screens and reconnect with those who matter most – family. Each event will be a little different – but all will focus on allowing you to spend time together as a…

Posted in Child and Youth, Community Event, Fun!

Mar 6

March 6, 2018

Summer Camps for Military Kids

A number of summer camps are available free of charge to military families. Register early as slots are generally first-come, first-served. Look for more to come as we approach the summer!

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Mar 1

March 1, 2018

4th Annual Month of the Military Child Celebration!

Saturday, April 7th, 2018, from 6:00pm-10:00pm Ages 6-18 welcome  Music, sand volleyball, games, face painting, balloon creations, family challenges, food, fountain drinks, & more! Paid on your behalf by the COARNG Youth Program. Registration is required! RSVP to Lance at Space is limited and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis, so register early! Childcare for ages 0-5 will not be provided.  The Island: 2233 S. Geneva St., Denver, CO 80247

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Feb 20

February 20, 2018

Youth Leadership Summit – 24Feb18

El Paso County is offering a free leadership summit hosted by the CSU Extension 4-H Youth Development Program. Saturday, February 24 – 10am-4pm El Paso County Transportation Complex, Colorado Springs The Youth Leadership Summit highlights the following topics: Youth-led learning environments Youth voice and advocacy Youth-adult partnerships Communication skills Diversity and accepting differences Youth facilitated meetings and activities Register by sending an email to or calling 719-520-7685.

Posted in Child and Youth, Teen Leadership

Feb 20

February 20, 2018

Babysitting Certification Class – 3Mar18

Have a teenager in need of babysitter certification? The Child & Youth Program is offering a  FREE class for Guard Youth, ages 12+. For more information or to register, contact Lance Ellis at Thank you for your interest in getting youth ages 12 – 18 trained as babysitters! Saturday, March 3, 2018, 0900 – 1530 (9 am – 3:30 pm) CO National Guard Family Program Office, 12200 E Briarwood Ave., Centennial, CO 80112 INFORMATION ABOUT THE TRAINING AND WHAT IS COVERED:…

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Oct 20

October 20, 2017

Child & Youth Newsletter – Fall 2017

Check out our recap of the summer with our Guard youth as well as upcoming events and valuable resources. Want to get involved with our Guard Youth Program? Contact Lance or Kym: Lance Ellis, LCYPC 12200 E Briarwood Ave Ste #160, Centennial, CO 80112 Email: Office: (720)250-1195 Mobile: (303)524-5614 Kymberly Wheeler, CYPC 9510 Voyager Parkway, Colorado Springs, CO 80920 Email: Mobile: (303)549-6003 Office: (720)250-1412

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Oct 18

October 18, 2017

Youth Costume Party Open House!

Enjoy refreshments, games, candy, music, and fun! Find out more about our Youth Program for Colorado National Guard Youth ages 6-18. November 4 6pm-8pm Colorado Springs Readiness Center – 9510 Voyager Pkwy, 80920 RSVP to or 303-549-6003

Posted in Child and Youth, Fun!

Oct 11

October 11, 2017

4-H Incredible Wearables Science Experiment

10 slots are available for Guard Youth at the 2017 4-H Youth National Science Day Experiment: Incredible Wearables! Have you ever wanted to build something using technology? This year, teams will be working together to design their own fitness tracker. Find out what it’s like to be an engineer and use technology to solve real world problems. Check out a video at Event includes lots of hands-on activities and pizza! Who: Anyone in grades 4-12 who wants to try out…

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