Do You Know An Outstanding Woodbridge Student?
Woodbridge Youth Services, in collaboration with First Selectman Beth Heller, is seeking nominations for the First Selectman’s Youth Award. The annual award will be presented to a deserving young Woodbridge resident who has made a significant contribution to a Woodbridge community member, organization, or the Town itself. The presentation will be made at the Human Services Department’s Annual Volunteer Tea on Thursday, April 26, 2017. Call 203-389-3429 for more information or visit the Town website for a nomination form. Please submit nominations to Woodbridge Youth Services at 11 Meetinghouse Lane, Woodbridge, CT 06525, by Monday, March 12, 2017.
After School Programs At Amity Middle School-Bethany
Woodbridge Youth Services After-School Cooking Program
Courtney Huggins, ShopRite Registered Dietician, will conduct Cooking and Tasting sessions at Amity Middle School-Bethany focusing on different healthy, after-school snacks and easy to prepare meals. Classes are $10.00 each. Choose as many as you’d like. Dates are Tuesday 4/3/18, and 4/24/18, from 2:25pm to 4:00 (late busses available). Space is limited and open to Amity Middle School students in Bethany only. Please call Woodbridge Youth Services at 203-389-3429 to register or for more information see the Town of Woodbridge website.
March Kindness Klub Benefiting CT Foster Children
Back by popular demand: Woodbridge Youth Services seeks Amity Middle School – Bethany students on Tuesday, March 13th, from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm in the cafeteria (late busses will be available) to use their creative ideas to help decorate personalized keepsake boxes for each of the foster children registered with the State of Connecticut. These children typically have very few personal possessions; your efforts will produce a beautiful personalized gift that they are sure to treasure. Artistic talent is not required. There is no fee to attend this relaxed setting; snacks and music will be provided. Plus, students can earn community service hours. Pre-registration and permission slips are required. Limited space is available. Please email Youthone@woodbridgect.org or call 203-389-3429 with questions or to register.
Red Cross Babysitter Training
Woodbridge Youth Services will offer a two-day Babysitter Training course for Woodbridge teens ages 12 to 17 at the Woodbridge Library Meeting Room at 10 Newton Road. Students will meet on Wednesday, April 18 from 9:00 a.m. to 2 p.m., and on Thursday, April 19 from 9:00 a.m. until noon. Students must attend both days to receive a certificate. Students receive Babysitter Handbook, DVD, and snack. Non-residents will be placed on wait list until week before class. Students must bring their own lunches. Fee of $60.00 payable to Woodbridge Youth Services must be paid in advance to hold a spot. Spaces are limited! Call Youth Services at 203-389-3429 to register.