Reading Time: First Autumn Story!

So many wonderful volunteers from YYFAP and the Presbyterian Church involved in providing the Yachats kids with an extra love of literacy, and a free meal–and many wonderful children participating in a fun event!

Families Together Friday Night September 26th

Apples and PumpkinsJoin us for the first Families Together of the school year from 6-8 pm at the Yachats Community Presbyterian Church this Friday!

The featured book is “Apples and Pumpkins” by Anne Rockwell. We will have a yummy dinner, storytime and crafts. We hope to see you there!

Rec-PLUS Offering Extended Hours on Wednesdays

TrishThe new school year has begun and good things are in the works for Recreation – PLUS! Ms. Patricia has joined the staff as the leader for this program. She is a certified teacher so we will be able to offer homework help this year to any child or parent that requests it. In addition, we will be open one hour earlier on Wednesdays to accommodate Crestview Hts. early release on those days. This school year we have a new playground that is almost finished, time for electronic games and computer, arts & crafts, music, art, library visits once a week, gardening, cooking, science activities and much, much more. We hope you will join us for the fun! Recreation PLUS is open to all students Kindergarten through 6th grade. (Ages 5-12) (5 year olds must be enrolled in Kindergarten to attend.) Hours are 4-6 pm M/T/TH/F and 3-6 pm Weds. Cost is based on ability to pay. See registration form for details. Limited scholarships are available.

Call Alice or Patricia at 541-547-4599 for more details.

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YYFAP Premiere Night Happy Hour Benefit on September 12th

Importance of Being Earnest for WEB and email (2)Join friends of Yachats Youth & Families for a fun night out at the theater. Come see One of Us Production’s new play, “The Importance of Being Earnest” by Oscar Wilde. The doors will open at 6:00 pm. We will have heavy hors d’oeuvres and wine for $35 per ticket. $10 will go to support One of Us Productions and $25 to support YYFAP’s activities for local youth and families. There will be a silent auction and lots of fun to be had by all. You don’t want to miss it! Call Alice or Pam at 541-547-4599 to make your reservations. (Adults Only Please)

14th Annual Duck Race Winners!

394928_10152449831505514_1298285381_nThere are 55 prizes (some are packages with more than one item). They will be available at the post office today for a limited time. Volunteers will call all the winners. Wining numbers are listed below. Go to the post office to claim your prize right away or it will be available Monday morning at YYFAP. Call 541-547-4599 on Monday.

932   1060   1249   1042   233   101   655   28   663   1370   855   3   834   762   240   1334   1403   294   969   1118   802   659   1137   228   1262   876   1368   1411   1140   9   918   1121   593   975   1455   515   61   1433   143   667   1339   215   838   1168   329   1363   1055   65   973   391   66   1389   1204   275   1376

YYFAP Hiring for Summer Camp

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YYFAP is looking to hire staff for our summer camp for youth ages 7-12. We are hiring both a leader and an assistant to work afternoons Monday through Friday from July 7th to August 22nd. The camp runs from 1-5 pm and there are some additional planning hours for the leader. Duties include planning, supervising and leading activities for Camp YouGottaWanna school aged youth program. Both positions report to the director. The assistant must be at least 16 years of age and the leader 18 or older.

The job descriptions and job application are available for download below. The positions are open until filled. You can also call for details at 541-547-4599.

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YouGottaWanna Lead Summer

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DUCK RACE TICKETS ON SALE NOW

2014 Duck Race for WEB and email (3)It’s that time of year again! You don’t want to miss our fabulous 4th of July Duck Race. There are many wonderful prizes again this year. All proceeds benefit our local program serving youth and families in South Lincoln County. Get your tickets today!

TICKETS ARE ALSO ON SALE AT THE SUNDAY MARKET IN YACHATS EVERY WEEKEND UNTIL JULY 4TH.

 

Little Camp Yachats For Young Children

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(Due to overwhelming response registration is currently closed.)

Join us this summer at the Yachats Commons for summertime fun! Young children ages four and a half to six will enjoy outdoor exploration, field trips to the beach, learning activities and so much more! Summer curriculum includes: Science Activities, Arts & Crafts, Cooking Fun, Music and Movement, Water Play and Story Time. Class will run Monday/Wednesday/Friday from 10 am to 2 pm, June 30th to August 22nd. Fee is $15-$50 per week. Based on ability to pay. (May be required to provide proof of income to receive scholarship.) Registration is open now. Register early to ensure availability! Call 541-547-4599 for more information. This camp is made available thanks to a generous grant from Our Coastal Village Foundation.

 

Easter Egg Hunt April 19th at 10 am

bunny5sJoin all the other kids in town to hunt for those goodies left by the Easter Bunny on Saturday morning April 19th at 10 am. Easter Egg hunting for ages 0-12 will be held at the Yachats Community Presbyterian Church (360 West 7th Street)  sponsored by the church and YYFAP.

We sure hope you will come have some fun with us the day before Easter!

Call 541-547-4599 with questions.

 

Families Together – Friday April 11th

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Dinner, Storytime, Crafts and fun!

 

Come join us for Families Together this Friday night from 6-8 pm at the Yachats Community Presbyterian Church at 360 W. 7th Street. The featured book is “Read to Your Bunny”, by Rosemary Wells. Dinner is free and each child will go home with their own copy of the story, thanks to grants from Mari’s Books and the Siletz Tribal Charitable Contribution Fund.