Youth Programs

  • Kids' Nite Afterschool Program

    YRCC’s FREE Kids’ Nite afterschool program provides educational assistance, meals, and activity time to students in elementary and middle school!

    • Age group:
      6yrs to 8th grade
    • Class size:
      30
    • Sessions:
      Monday - Friday: 3:30pm - 6:00pm (during the school year)
  • X Factor Home School P.E.

    YRCC offers a free weekly physical education class for children enrolled in home-school to ensure that they receive training in health & fitness alongside their studies. Classes teach fundamentals of warm-up, physical activity, & health education.

     

    • Age group:
      6-17
    • Class size:
      30
    • Sessions:
      Tuesday & Thursday: 9:30am-11:00am.
  • Spring Break Camp

    This one-week free camp gives kids a fun & productive alternative to how students spend their spring break. Activities include on-site activities along with field trips to local venues.

    • Age group:
      6-12
    • Class size:
      25
    • Sessions:
      Depends on Fayetteville Public School District schedule
  • Easter Egg Hunt

    Every year the YRCC and LifeSource Inc. partners up to host an Easter Egg Hunt. Games, entertainment, free food, and 1000’s of eggs are offered. Families are encouraged to attend!

    • Age group:
      All ages
    • Class size:
      There currently is no limit set
    • Sessions:
      Stay tuned for specific date and time
  • Kid Crops

    The ARPA award-winning Kid Crops program gives children the opportunity to learn about gardening and nutrition, while planting and harvesting their own crops with Parks and Recreation Horticulturists. Kid Crops is offered seasonally throughout the school year as a part of our after school program and YRCC’s summer gardening program  at the garden located on YRCC’s premises. 

    • Age group:
      6-12
    • Class size:
      12
    • Sessions:
      Scheduled on Wednesdays from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Summer Fun4Kids Camp

    SF4K camp provides free 7 one-week sessions. This program is designed to impact the lives of youth through a variety of activities focusing on Health & Fitness, Nature & Outdoors, the Arts, & MORE! 

    • Age group:
      Kindergarten through 8th grade
    • Class size:
      50
    • Sessions:
      2017 Camp Dates (9:30am-4:30pm)

      Week 1: June 12-16

      Week 2: June 19-23

      Week 3: June 26-30

      Week 4: July 3-7 (closed July 4)

      Week 5: July 10-14

      Week 6: July 17-21

      Week 7: July 24-28
  • Summer Fun4Kids Junior Counselor Program

    Our Junior Counselor program will premiere during the summer of 2017. This leadership opportunity is for teens that have completed at least one year of high school. An application, interview, and reference are required. Limited spots for each week of summer camp are available! Online applications will be available March 1st, 2017.

    Mandatory Junior Counselor Orientation: June 7th-9th from 10am-3pm.