Youth Programming

Youth programs and support have always been a significant component of Gibbons Community Services. We offer evening drop-in programs at the Agrium Youth Centre; our local Youth Centre located in the Gibbons Cultural Centre, Professional Development Day programs such as Babysitters Course and Home Alone Safety Course, "The Landing Pad" (Before and After School Care), Summer Day Camps, a national award winning Youth Leadership Program F.L.Y. (Fostering Leadership in Youth), Youth Employment and various recreation programs.

 

Agrium Youth Centre

Located in the Gibbons Cultural Centre, the Agrium Youth Centre is a fun, safe, well-supervised place for youth 9 - 17 years old to learn, socialize and grow. The AYC provides drop-in evening programs and all youth who attend are encouraged to have an active role in planning activities for Gibbons Youth. Call Community Services @ 780.578.2109 for more details!

The AYC is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

3pm - 6pm

Follow us on Facebook & Instagram  "Gibbons Youth" for all the details on what's happening for Youth!

https://www.facebook.com/Gibbons-Youth-166005880094891/?ref=hl

Youth Leadership

The F.L.Y’s (Fostering Leadership in Youth) support the community by volunteering at community events and helping with summer programs. Through this program Youth will gain Leadership Skills, Social Skills, Team Building, Interview Skills and Develop credentials to build a resume. Volunteers must be in grades 7-12 Applications go through the Schools in May! In 2016 the new recruits will be attending the Agrium Youth Centre for team building, leadership training and to create exciting initiatives. Please call Gibbons Community Services for more information 780.578.2109.

 

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Check out our Facebook & Instagram Pages 'Gibbons Youth"
 

For more information, please contact our Community Services Department at 780.578.2109.

Youth Dances

Youth Dances for ages 11-17 are held bi-monthly at Gibbons School. All dances are held on a Saturday night and run from 7-10 pm. $10 at the Door.

Scroll down for the latest poster!

 

Recycle For Youth

A great way to support the Youth in OUR community!

Join us in this Youth Empowerment initiative to engage Youth in Positive activities within the community. Funds raised through this recycling program will support programming in the Agrium Youth Centre.  Adults in the community can become role models by partnering with this project and showing their commitment to the environment. If you are a business that wishes to partner with this initiative or have bottles to donate please call our Community Services Department at 780.578.2109.

 

Youth Recreation

The Town of Gibbons offers a wide variety of recreational programming in town. See the Programs for People Guide for a complete list of upcoming programs. We also have an amazing Skatepark to check out! Call our Community Services Department at 780.578.2109.

http://www.sturgeoncounty.ca/Portals/0/PDFs/Programs_For_People_SALC_WINTER-SPRING_2017_web.pdf

 

Youth Employment

Youth residing in Gibbons are given the opportunity to apply on a summer position for the Town of Gibbons at the Country Cone Ice Cream Shack. Youth will gain employment skills right in town.  Job postings will be in the local papers and on our website in the spring. Please call Gibbons Community Services for more information at 780.578.2109.

Out of School Care

A partnership between Gibbons FCSS and Sturgeon School Division, this very successful Before and After School Care program is located in Gibbons School and Bon Accord Communtiy School. Registrations are accepted year-long. For more information, please contact Laura Schmidt at 780.578.2109.

FCSS Youth & Child Programs

Gibbons Family and Communtiy Support Services offers a variety of programs geared towards youth in our community. Please contact our FCSS Coordinator Laura Schmidt at 780.578.2109 for more information.

Child and Youth Services Programs 

Girls Rock Program