2014 AIR FORCE YOUTH PROGRAM OF THE YEAR!
Building 3656, NEW NUMBER: (321) 610-8880
Mon-Fri 2:30 - 6 pm
SAC, Mon - Fri, 6:30 am to 5:30 pm
Open Rec hours for
2:30 - 6 pm
School Early Release days:
1 - 6 pm
Mon - Thu, 2:30 - 6 pm,
Fri, 2:30 - 10 pm
Click here to receive info by email:Parent Handbook • SAP Brochure> Youth Programs Needs Assessment Survey - Your opinion counts! Click here to take survey.
Did you know that membership at the Youth Center is only $40 a year? Benefits include no fee walk-in every day after school for ages 9 and up, hang out, socialize, play sports, do homework, use computer room, get a healthy snack from the snack bar, use the outdoor court, participate in 4-H and Boys & Girls Club activities, leadership clubs, and much more! Members enjoy lower prices on special events, field trips and dance classes! Join today!
MILITARY CHILDCARE DOT COMA DoD program that makes it easier to find the child and youth care your family needs. Just follow four simple steps!
We care for your children while you protect America.
- 1. Create account
- 2. Search and request care
- 3. Manage my requests
- 4. Update my profile
SCHOOL AGE PROGRAM HAS OPENINGS FOR AGES 5 - 12 yrs!
Before and After Care, Hourly, Holiday Break. Call 321-610-8880 for more information.
SUMMER CAMPS REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR YOUTH 5 - 16 yrs oldRegister at militarychildcare.com
SPACE CAMP APPLICATIONS
We are now accepting applications for AFSVA CYP Space Camp to be held Jul 30 - Aug 4, 2017. This is an outstanding opportunity to explore a career in robotics, aviation, space or SCUBA diving. Applications must be submitted electronically with digital signatures to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than May 4, 2017. We are unable to accept scanned documents. Information Sheet Application
TEEN AVIATION CAMP APPLICATIONS
We are now accepting applications for at the AF Academy in Colorado Springs, Jun 24 - 30, 2017. This is an outstanding opportunity to explore a career in aviation. Applications must be submitted electronically with digital signatures to email@example.com no later than Apr 26, 2017 for verification and an interview. We are unable to accept scanned documents. Information Sheet Application
FRIDAY NIGHTS ARE FOR TEENS!6 - 10 pm unless otherwise noted.
- Apr 21: Funtown, permission slip required in advance.
- Apr 28: 7 pm - 1 am: Operation megaphone Teen Lock-In
- May 5: SuGoBots Battle Night
- May 12: Pizza and a Movie
- May 19: Girls Only Night
- May 26: Lighthouse Cove, permission slip required.
AMERICA'S ARMED FORCES KIDS' GLOW RUN
May 19. 7:30 pm check-in and 8 pm run starts. Register online before May 18;th @ www.americaskidsrun.org/events_app.php?location=85. Participate in the World's Largest Children's Running event and to GLOW! Enjoy music, glow necklaces, and LED Foam sticks.
WEEKLY RUNNING CLUB
For all age groups, Tue from 3:15 - 4:15 pm. Wear your running shoes! The club will focus on physical training and goal-setting mentality needed to accomplish individual running goals.
Day features trivia memory, Olympic Art, a torch relay and countries around the world. Youth will learn more about Olympic values: fair play, perseverance, respect and sportsmanship.
Starting in June, we'll offer kayaking, paddle boarding, archery and fishing camps in coordination with Outdoor Recreation.
SOCCER SUMMER CAMP
Develop coordination balance & fundamentakl skills (with Beachside Impact Soccer Club.)
SWIMMING AT GLEASON PARK!
Mondays: Jun 5, 12, 19 & 26 from 1 - 3 pm.
KIDS NIGHT OUT - GIVE PARENTS A BREAK!
May 12, Jun 9 from 6 - 11 pm.
READY, SET, RUN!
This is a FREE character-building program that trains youth ages 8 - 13 & meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 – 4:30 pm at the Youth Center. Call 321-428-3781 to register. Open to all youth!
We are accepting Summer Camp registrations for both SAP and Camp Xtreme!
Torch Club for ages 10-12, Mondays at 4 pm. Keystone Club for ages 13-18, Thursdays at 4 pm. These Boys & Girls Club programs are excellent opportunities to learn leadership skills, contribute to the community, socialize with your peers, mentor younger kids, work towards Youth of the Month, Quarter & Year, and make a difference within Youth Programs and the community.
Let’s Move Program - a comprehensive initiative, launched by the First Lady, dedicated to solving the problem of obesity within a generation, so that children born today will grow up healthier and able to pursue their dreams. Meets every Monday from 4:30 - 5:30 pm. Go to: www.letsmove.gov
Sure, this is an ambitious goal. But with your help, we can do it. Combining comprehensive strategies with common sense, Let’s Move! is about putting children on the path to a healthy future during their earliest months and years; giving parents helpful information and fostering environments that support healthy choices; providing healthier foods in our schools; ensuring that every family has access to healthy, affordable food; and, helping children become more physically active. Program can be accomplished from home as well.
PRESIDENTIAL YOUTH FITNESS PROGRAM
Presidential Youth Fitness Program - provides a model for fitness education within a comprehensive, quality physical education program. The program provides resources and tools for physical educators to enhance their fitness education process. Meets every Wed from 4:30 - 5:30 pm. For more details and registration go to: www.pyfp.org.
- FITNESSGRAM® health-related fitness assessment
- Instructional strategies to promote student physical activity and fitness
- Communication tools to help physical educators increase awareness about their work in the classroom
- Options to recognize fitness and physical activity achievements
CONGRESSIONAL AWARD PROGRAM - APPLY NOW TO JOIN!
We can assist in your quest to earn the Congressional Award! This award is the United States Congress' award for young Americans who have displayed a trend of volunteerism. It is non-partisan, voluntary, and non-competitive. The program is open to all 14 to 23-year-olds. Participants earn Bronze, Silver and Gold Congressional Award Certificates and Bronze, Silver and Gold Congressional Award Medals. Each level involves setting goals in four program areas; Volunteer Public Service, Personal Development, Physical Fitness, and Expedition/Exploration. Earning the Award is a fun and interesting way to get more involved in something you already enjoy or something you'd like to try for the first time. You move at your own pace - on your own or with your friends. This is not an award for past accomplishments. Instead, you are honored for achieving your own challenging goals.The Congressional Award has no minimum grade point average requirements. It accommodates young people with special needs or disabilities who are willing to take on the challenge.
WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE A PEN PAL?
Youth & Teens at Patrick...Would you like to connect with a youth or teen PCSing to Patrick AFB? You can be a great help to others by calling the Youth Center at 321-494-4748 to learn more about the Youth Sponsorship Program. If you are a youth or teen relocating to Patrick AFB...you can call the Youth Center and request a youth or teen sponsor. Give us a call at 321-494-4748 or stop by to sign up!
Our group is part of the Southeast AF Teen Council and participates in monthly teleconferences with the region. This small group is looking for new members with new ideas, perspectives & is willing to take leadership roles. If you need volunteer hours and would like to influence programming and special events, come to the Youth Center and speak with an Advisor.
We are looking for volunteers to assist with the following programs: Club Tech (computers), Dramatic Arts (theater), Fine Arts (painting or drawing skills). Volunteer hours could be for a season or monthly, depending on the program and your free time.
SCHOOL AGE PROGRAM - WE HAVE VACANCIES!
We have individual classrooms with different activities in each room to include: a homework assistance program, arts & crafts, fitness activities and skill building activities. Meals are provided under the guidance of the USDA Food Program. Call now for enrollment information.
We offer “Power Hour” Mon - Fri, from 2:30 - 4:30 pm. Youth can focus on homework, get assistance, or sign up for a 20-minute session of individual attention.
- AF Form 1181, Air Force Youth Flight Program Patron Registration
- DD Form 2652, Application for DoD Child Care Fees
- AF Form 357, Family Care Plan (single and dual military families)
- DD Form 2606, DoD Child Development Program Request for Care Record