TYC Happenings 224-5472; firstname.lastname@example.org
TYC’s School’s Out Day Camps & Vacation Break Camps:
Join us for days filled with arts & crafts, baking, outdoor adventures, cooperative games & team building, movies & popcorn, music & dancing, science experiments and more! Camps run 7:45am-5:30pm daily. Campers need to bring a lunch, morning and afternoon snacks or money for the Snack Shack. Get the best rate with early registration (three weeks before camp). Space is limited. School’s Out Day Camps are on the following dates: 10/18, 10/24, 10/25, 12/20, 1/20, 2/6, 2/7, 3/7 and 4/18. Early Bird rate is $15 (3 weeks prior to camp)/Regular rate $20 (up to 1 week prior)/$25 drop in rate space permitting. Vacation Break Camps are 12/23-12/27 (no camp on 12/25), 12/30-1/3 (no camp on 1/1) and 3/10-3/14. Early Bird rates are $100 (3 weeks prior), Regular rate $110 (2 weeks prior), $125 thereafter space permitting. TYC offers Tier discounts to families who qualify for AK food stamps programs, Denali Kid Car, WIC, and free or reduced lunches. Please contact Maggie at TYC for questions regarding Tier qualifications and other scholarship opportunities: 224-5472 or email@example.com. Brochures and registration for day camps can be found on our website at: www.cityofseward.us or stop by one of SPRD’s locations (Sports & Rec at AVTEC Gym, Rec Room at 336 3rd Ave or TYC at 336 Jefferson.
Seward Teen & Youth Center’s After School Program is in full swing! ASP emphasizes cooperative play, sports, environmental science, outdoor play, creative arts, homework help, music appreciation and social enhancement. Children can chose from a number of daily activities from science experiments, to baking projects to board games to field trips to a local park and much much more! ASP runs Monday-Friday from 3:20-5:30pm. Children may catch a ride on bus #3 from school. There is a $3 daily drop in fee or punch cards are available, $30 for 10 visits for $50 for 20 visits, or Annual Booster Passes are available for $200. There are scholarships available as well. Come check us out! TYC is located at 3rd Avenue & Jefferson below the Senior Center on the alley side. 224-5472
Seward Teen & Youth Center’s Councils are accepting applications for the 2013-2014 school year. TYC leads three councils (Youth, Junior and Teen) in skill-development, community service, leadership roles and recreational activities. High School age students learn such skills as résumé building, leadership and scholarship opportunities. Junior Council guides middle school age students into snack room sales, inventory and customer service skills and event hosting and planning. Youth Council coaches 5th and 6th grade students in the introduction of teamwork and council work, event decoration and planning, and helping neighbors. All three councils participate in the above life lessons, serving hundreds of hours of volunteer work, earn merit points towards scholarships for higher education and raise monies to support teen & youth programming. If interested please stop by TYC for an application or email Maggie at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Get your TYC Community Coupon Books! Now only $10! Over $5,200 value! Inside you’ll find incredible deals! Buy one get one deals to many local recreation outfits, $20 off Lube, Oil & Filter change, $25 off a freight shipment, free carwash, free water taxi, free harbor parking, 20% a chiropractic exam or adjustment, day passes to local gyms, deal on a bicycle tune up, $10 off massage, discount on photography session, deals on local artwork, clothing embroidery, drop in’s to TYC, 10% off at local clothing stores, deals to nearly every local eatery and coffee shop and SO MUCH MORE! In many cases this book pays for itself with one coupon! While some of the seasonal coupons have expired there are plenty that are good through the end of the year and it’s a great cause! All monies go towards the TYC’s Youth & Teen Council’s program. Pick yours up for just $10 (1/2 off regular price) at Sports & Rec at 519 Fourth Ave or at TYC at Jefferson and 3rd Avenue. For more info call: 224-5472.
Evening Teen Time Hours:
5:30-10pm Tuesday-Thursday and 5:30-11pm on Fridays and Saturdays (open to Middle School through High School). Pool, board games, card games, XBox, Wii, movies, karaoke, tourneys, baking and more offered!
Sports & Recreation
Glacier Family Medicine Pumpkin Prowl… Saturday, October 26th for ages 9 and under at Forest Acres Park. Search for mini pumpkins, roast marshmallows and sip hot cocoa. Fun for the whole family! FREE!!!
Family Masquerade Ball: Saturday, October 26th 7 to 9pm. Following the Pumpkin Prowl walk on over to the Seward Resort and do the Monster Mash, win spooktacular prizes & don’t forget your costume!! Costume Contest at 8pm. $3 in costume, $4 no costume, $10 family. Sponsored by: Seward Resort, Polar Bear Festival & SPRD.
Seward’s Annual Halloween Carnival Thursday, October 31st from 6 to 9pm at the Dale Lindsey Railroad Terminal. It’s bigger and better than ever! Bring the whole family and enjoy the fun. Contests, games and food for everyone… applications for booths may be picked up at the High School, Sports & Rec and on our website at www.cityofseward.net presented by: Seward Parks & Recreation, Seward Seahawk’s Athletic Booster Club, Teen and Youth Center Councils.
Seward Archery League begins Tuesday Nov 5 – Nov 26 2nd session will be Jan 7th – Mar 12th Tuesdays & Wednesdays 6 – 9pm at the Railroad terminal. Dust off your bow and arrows and come down to the Railroad Terminal for some target practice! Two sessions available: Session 1: Nov 5-Nov 26 (4 weeks). Session 2: Jan 7-Mar 12 (10 weeks). Cost is $5 to drop in or $15 for 1st session. 2nd session: $5 to drop in or $40 for Tuesdays only, $40 for Wednesdays only, $75 for both Tuesday and Wednesday. Participants are encouraged to bring their own equipment but some equipment can be made available. Bows should be 70lbs and lower. NO crossbows! League is open to 16yrs and up (16 & 17 year olds welcome with an adult). End-of-Season Round Robin style tournament. March 12th. Contact Jori Welchans at email@example.com or call 224-4054 for more info.
The “Rec Room” is now open for Middle School and High Schoolers from 2:30 – 5:30. Located at 336 3rd Ave on the 2nd floor, 224-4056.