Youth Programs (H&R MFRC)

Youth Programs (H&R MFRC)

Youth programs provide a safe and structured environment for 8 to 18 year olds to learn valuable skills, discover new interests, and connect with other youth from military families. The Henderson Sweetman Youth Centre is located at the Shearwater site MFRC. It is a supervised youth centre with a variety of drop-in times and scheduled programming. To register for any of our programs please visit our Online Registration system.

 

Dungeons & Dragons (8 – 18)

Dungeons and Dragons is a fantasy-based role-playing game played with 4+ people.  Together with the Dungeon Master, imaginary worlds are created. Moving through the story, individual characters will form teams that explore, battle and problem solve through each adventure. Together we will gather treasure, knowledge and experience points. You can attend as a new player at any session or come as you are able.

May: Sunday, May 26, 2019 | 5:30 – 8:30pm
June: Saturday, June 29, 2019 | 5:30 – 8:30pm
July: Saturday, July 27, 2019 | 5:30 – 8:30pm
August: Saturday, August 10, 2019 | 5:30 – 8:30pm
Registration Deadline: Date of program
Location: Henderson Sweetman Youth Centre (Shearwater) 
Cost: $2

Show Your Love – YC Clean-up & BBQ (8 – 18)

April is the month of the military child and we would like to celebrate with showing our community a little love after a long winter!  The Henderson Sweetman Youth Centre has proudly served military youth in the community for many years and is inviting families to our Spring Clean-up BBQ!  We have exciting news to share with everyone that you won’t want to miss!  Spend an afternoon giving back to the spaces our military children use and love – we will be picking up garbage, weeding the gardens, and having a BBQ!  Stay tuned for our special unveiling.  Weather permitting, please dress appropriately.  This is a family event, participants must be supervised by an adult.  

Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019| 11am – 2pm
Registration Deadline: Saturday, April 27, 2019
Location: Henderson Sweetman Youth Centre (Shearwater)
Cost: No cost

School is Out! BBQ & Games (8 – 18)

WOOHOO! School’s finally out for the summer and it’s time to celebrate! Head over to the YC and kick off summer hanging with your friends, playing some awesome games and eating hotdogs fresh off of the bbq. Forget about homework for a couple months and have some fun at the YC!   

Date: Saturday, July 6, 2019| 1 – 4pm
Registration Deadline: Drop-in
Location: Henderson Sweetman Youth Centre (Shearwater)
Cost: $4

Youth Inspiration, Creativity & Exploration (ICE) Day (8 – 18)

Youth ICE day is your chance to get creative, explore new techniques and materials, practice your skills and even get a little messy! ICE days may cover different art experiences (painting, drawing, clay work or photography), science experiments (explosions, technology, or experiments), or creative writing. Please wear old clothing that you do not mind getting messy! 

Date: Sunday, July 14, 2019| 2 – 4pm
Registration Deadline: Drop-in
Location: Henderson Sweetman Youth Centre (Shearwater)
Cost: $2

Nerf Tag (8 – 18)

Come join us for nerf tag at the YC! Strategize as you play with a team or keep yourself in the game when we play one-on-one!

Date: Sunday, August 18, 2019 | 6 – 8pm
Registration Deadline: Drop-in 
Location: Shearwater site, H&R MFRC 
Cost: $2

BBQ & Games (8 –18)

How fast the summer goes… but not just yet!  Kick back with us as we wrap up another awesome summer.  There will be lots of summer treats, games, friends & memories share – see you at the YC! 

Date: Saturday, August 24, 2019 | 1 – 4pm
Registration Deadline: Drop-in
Location: Henderson Sweetman Youth Centre (Shearwater)
Cost: $4