Bring the whole family and check out the many opportunities that exist for youth in West Park as young as 5 years old and as old as 18 years old at Artemus Ward School from 5-7:30pm. From art classes to employment to sports, there is something for everyone on show at the West Park 2014 Youth Activities Fair: Sign-ups & Showcase. This event is hosted by the West Park Youth Mobilization Team and BPDC’s youth development staff can answer any questions you might have about the event at 216-671-2710 or by e-mailing the Youth Development Director, Nancy Baxter.
Hot cocoa and snacks will be served to all while supplies last. Plan some fun for the rest of your school year at our event.
Artemus Ward School is open 3 days a week from November to April from 6-8pm as a program of Neighborhood Leadership Institute called Schools as a Neighborhood Resource (SNR*).
Featured Youth Programs
Art House art classes
Youth employment training
Cleveland Bombers basketball ( 3 point contest Jan 22nd, registration at 6pm that evening)
Halloran Rec Center skating & other sports
W. 130th St. Tri-League baseball & softball
America Scores Cleveland soccer/writing/poetry
West Park YMCA youth dance, sports, & leadership
Gunning Rec Center sports teams and arts program, etc
All-American Karate with demonstration
*Schools as a Neighborhood Resource (SNR) afterschool activities at Artemus Ward
West Park Community Coalition computer lab
West Park and Rockport libraries – tutoring & more
Joyful Noise instrument, vocal, & drama lessons
… and more
Activites for all ages at the fair
3 point contest
Hands-on art stations
T-ball hitting practice
(*SNR is open to all ages and offers various activities and free meeting space to community groups that apply in advance for consideration.)
365, 24/7 you can peruse a list of youth programs in West Park here: http://bpdc.org/westparkyouthprogramdirectory/