Youth Programming


Spring/Summer Term (May-Aug) 2017

Unfortunately there are no specific Youth Recreation Programs running in the Spring/Summer Term for 2017

 

Fall Term (Sep-Dec) 2017

**Registrations for Fall Term (Sep-Dec) will open Tuesday 1st August, 2017**

To register for a recreation program, visit the Fernwood Community Centre during opening hours or call 250-381-1552 Ext100.


 

Student Wednesday Night Dinner

Starts September 20th, 2017 

Fernwood has a strong student community – represent! We want to give back to our community of studious bookworms, offer a brief study break, and celebrate your hard-working ways by taking dinner off your  “to-do” list one night a week. Fernwood Student Dinner is an opportunity for students in the wider community to come together and enjoy a delicious meal with each other, meet new (and familiar) faces, and make friends! The dinner will provide a healthy meal, host seasonal games and activities, showcase live music, and offer a chance to gather and meet more rad folks in the community!

When: Wednesdays 6-8pm
Cost: Drop-in/$2-$5 suggested donation


 

Outdoor Pursuits (Ages 12-15) 

Starts September 16th, 2017

Outdoor Pursuits combines love of the outdoors and youth programming to bring you adventure activities like kayaking, paddle-boarding, hiking, canoeing, rock-climbing and others. Our leaders maximise fun and learning in a safe and supportive environment, creating unique opportunities to develop new skills, discover passions, build confidence, and develop an appreciation for others and the environment.  A truly memorable outdoor experience to realize your full potential. Call 250-381-1552 to register.

When: Saturdays 9am-12pm
Cost: $10 per session


 

ROOTED Leadership Group (Ages 15-19) 

Starts September 6th, 2017

Youth Leadership Program will help you develop your leadership potential and provide you with opportunities to learn, grow and make connections. You will build valuable leadership, teamwork and social skills in a welcoming environment where you can make friends, and learn how to integrate these new skills into your community. These are just a few of the things we will accomplish in ROOTED: Be trained as a leader, Learn how to take on leadership roles in your community, Gain volunteer experiences and collect volunteer hours for school. Call 250-381-1552 to register.

When: Wednesdays 6-9pm
Cost: Suggested donation $5 (no one turned away)


 

Youth Sports Drop in (Ages 9-12) 

Starts September 22nd, 2017

Bored? Need a place to hang out with friends? Meet up @ Fernwood Community Youth Drop-In Centre. We provide a fun, safe and welcoming environment to meet the needs of youth in our community by offering a variety of activities, including our gym to facilitate indoor sports such as floor hockey and basketball, outdoor basketball, computer access. During Friday drop-in, structured fun activities will take place in the gym such as dodgeball, soccer, and floor hockey. Call 250-381-1552 to register.

When: 1st & 4th Fridays of the month, 6-8pm
Cost: by donation


 

Be Fearlessly GIRL (Ages 12-16) 

Starts September 19th, 2017

Be Fearlessly GIRL is a leadership, empowerment and anti-bullying program dedicated to empowering a generation of young women to be bold, authentic leaders in their lives, schools and communities. It’s a movement of real girls, redefining what is beautiful, valuable and possible, inspiring a generation of leaders, trailblazers and change makers to create a kinder, more supportive Girl World. Call 250-381-1552 to register.

When: Tuesdays, 7:00-8:30pm
Cost: Suggested donation $5 (no one turned away)