Tag Archives: youth

Time To Register For Summer Camps

Registration is now open for all Youth and Teen Summer Programs in Steamboat. Youth swim lessons will be offered throughout the spring and summer at the Old Town Hot Springs. Summer camps will take place June 12th through August 11th, and are available for four different age groups. Week long skill building Continue reading

Hunt For Inexperienced Youth Near Craig

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is offering five young hunters a chance to earn a mentored, high-quality spring turkey hunt on private land, near Craig. Scheduled to take place in early may, the hunt is made possible with the support of local landowners working in partnership with CPW wildlife managers. Part of CPW’s Hunter Outreach Program, the hunt is part of an effort to instill respect for wildlife, the outdoors, and the traditions of hunting in Colorado’s youth. All novice youth hunters are encouraged to apply. Those that have no prior hunting experience or Continue reading

Free Hunt For Inexperienced Youth

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is offering six young hunters a chance to win a mentored turkey hunt on private land near Meeker in early April. Local landowners partner with CPW wildlife managers to offer the hunt through the agency’s Hunter Outreach Program. The program is part of CPW’s continuing effort to instill respect for wildlife, the outdoors, and Continue reading

New Years Activities

There are events in Craig to help you ring in the New Year with friends and family. The Craig Youth Hockey Association is hosting a family friendly New Years Party at the Moffat County Ice Arena. The event will feature a free skate, with food and drinks being offered by the Craig hockey moms. The cost is Continue reading

Family New Years Party In Craig

There will be a family friendly New Years Eve party this weekend at the Loudy Simpson Ice Arena in Craig. The event will feature an open skate session, food, games and a whole lot more. The cost $5 for the free skate and skate rental, and plates of food Continue reading

Meeker Youth Theatrical Group Performances This Week

meeker-artsThe Meeker Arts and Cultural Council’s Center Stage Youth Theatrical Group will host three productions this week at the Meeker High School Auditorium. The group will be presenting Shrek the Musical Junior on Thursday and Friday beginning at 6:30, and Saturday starting at 2. More than 45 youth in the area are Continue reading

Youth Hockey BBQ Fundraiser Saturday

youth-hockeyThe Craig Youth Hockey Association will host a fundraising BBQ this Saturday at noon at the Moffat County Ice Arena. A hockey swap will also take place from 11 to 1, and an introduction to hockey to program will take place from Continue reading

CPW Worried As Youth Participation Falls

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife officials are worried that they won’t be able to keep up with their conservation efforts, especially because the younger generation isn’t as interested in hunting and fishing as those currently involved in those activities. The department says their budget has been slashed by $40 million since 2009. The falling funds are Continue reading

Learn More About Prescription Drug Abuse

PILLSA meeting will take place tomorrow morning in Craig to discuss prescription drug abuse, and the formation of a youth mentorship program for Moffat County. The forum is being hosted by members from Grand Futures Prevention Coalition and the Moffat County Department of Social Services. The meeting starts at 11 Continue reading

Registration Open For Yampatika Summer Camps

yampatika-300Registration is now open for Yampatika’s summer camps for children ages 5 through 14.  The camps helps to connect kids to nature by providing environmental education and fostering respect for the Yampa Valley.  Camps Continue reading

Craig Elks Suffering Declining Enrollment

elksThe Craig Elks Lodge is looking for members. The club’s Frank Sadvar showed up to the Moffat County Commissioners meeting Tuesday, and said they are experiencing declining enrollment, along with most other civic organizations. Sadvar said in the ’70’s, their membership boasted over 700 members. Today they have 77, and the average age of the members is around 73. He said Continue reading

GOCO to Study How to Get Youth Outdoors

GOCOInspiring youth to reconnect to nature is the focus of a new five-year initiative that Great Outdoors Colorado is launching this month. The first-of-its-kind “Inspire Continue reading