Youth, Teens + Families
Meets every Sunday during 9:30 a.m. Sunday Service. The Middle School class consists of readings and discussions, while the younger students’ class includes reading, music, storytelling, discussions and projects. Childcare is available for toddler and preschool students.
Connect! is an after school program for kindergarten through 8th grade. The program runs from November through March. Some of the topics have included, Character Building for Kids, Developing Consciousness, and Sacred Story-telling. This after-school club is an experiential social, emotional, and ethical learning program for grades kindergarten through eighth grade.
The focus this year is Strengthening Attention and Self Awareness, and Navigating Emotions.
Middle School Philanthropic Program
The Middle School Philanthropic Program (MSPP) is dedicated to engaging Middle School students in philanthropy by creating opportunities for kids to give back to their communities. Some of the organizations we work with are: Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers, Homeless Day Center, and Aspen for Haiti. MSPP meets periodically during the school year and more regularly in the summer.
Kids for Kids “Helping Kids in Need All Over the World”
Kids for Kids is a High School philanthropic group open to all high school students. Kids for Kids work to raise money in order to assist children in the valley and all over the world. Kids for Kids also participate in the “Aspen for Haiti” service trip that provides a unique educational opportunity to learn about and help people in rural Haiti. Kids for Kids meets according to participants’ schedules.
For more information on Youth Spiritual Development please contact Youth Program Director Elaine Bonds at (970) 925-7182 or firstname.lastname@example.org