Cosumnes CSD Teen Services


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  • Patrick
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  • Megan
  • Anthony
  • Alexia -Offered 10 sessions last year, and 11 this upcoming summer.
  • Josh
  • Zach
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  • Zach
  • TAC Members
  • TAC Members
  • Megan and Mi
  • Megan and Mi Volunteered at the Giant Pumpkin Festival Duck Chuck Fundraiser. Facilitated a bingo night at the Sunrise Senior Living Center. Participated in a service learning project by helping sort coats for Coats for Kids. Worked with the TAC to facilitate a parent appreciation dinner where teens cooked the entire meal for their parents. Attended a region wide youth conference in the bay area. Obtained skills on goal planning and learned how to set measurable objectives to complete their goals. Learned how to create a logo and developed their own TLC logo. Participated in many team building exercises and learned about all the key elements that go into creating a successful team.
  • Cosumnes CSD Teen Services

    1. 1. CSD Teen Services
    2. 2. <ul><li>Strengthen community image and sense of place for teens. </li></ul><ul><li>Foster human development. </li></ul><ul><li>Increase cultural unity. </li></ul><ul><li>Facilitate community problem solving. </li></ul><ul><li>Strengthen safety and security for teens. </li></ul><ul><li>Promote health and wellness. </li></ul><ul><li>Provide recreational experiences that deter at risk teens from choosing to get involved in deviant or criminal activities. </li></ul>Goals of the Teen Section
    3. 3. Teen Section Philosophy
    4. 4. <ul><li>The CSD Teen Services will provide unique opportunities. We mentor teens to build assets which will help them become healthy adults and succeed in their community. </li></ul>Teen Services Mission
    5. 5. <ul><li>The after school program has exciting daily activities that include: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>cooking projects </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>active outdoor activities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>inspiring art projects </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>homework help </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>computer access </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Team work </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Social Skills </li></ul></ul>&quot;The Grove&quot; Teen Center: After School Program
    6. 6. <ul><li>Each month Teen Center Members have the opportunity to attend one free Friday Night Event </li></ul><ul><li>from 6:00pm-9:00pm. </li></ul><ul><li>Past Events Include: </li></ul><ul><li> - Scary Movie Night- </li></ul><ul><ul><li>-Tournament Night- </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>-Iron Chef Cooking Competition- </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>-Wackford Gym Invasion- </li></ul></ul>Friday Night Events
    7. 7. <ul><li>For incoming 7 th , 8 th , and 9 th graders, Open Daily from 7:00am to 6:00 pm Monday-Friday. </li></ul><ul><li>Experience a variety of recreational activities including: </li></ul>Summer Adventure Camp Team Building Games Arts and Crafts Sports Daily Swimming at the Wackford Community and Aquatics Complex Pool Use of the CSD Skate Park Weekly Field Trips
    8. 8. Counselor in Training (CIT) <ul><li>The CIT Program is a new opportunity for teens ages 14 and 15 to learn important skills and techniques in order to become a successful Recreation Leader in the future. In this three week program offered over the summer, participants will learn: </li></ul><ul><li>Leadership Techniques </li></ul><ul><li>Team building </li></ul><ul><li>Communication skills </li></ul><ul><li>Conflict resolution </li></ul><ul><li>Hands on experience at the CSD Kid Central Site </li></ul>
    9. 9. Skate Park
    10. 10. <ul><li>In small groups learn the basics of skateboarding. </li></ul><ul><li>Classes take place every summer. </li></ul><ul><li>Excellent opportunity for teens to learn new skills in a safe and fun environment. </li></ul>Introduction to Skateboarding Classes
    11. 11. <ul><li>Skate Camp offers campers a way to </li></ul><ul><li>improve their skateboarding skills in a safe </li></ul><ul><li>and exciting camp environment. </li></ul><ul><li>Campers learn: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Skateboarding skills and techniques </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Proper skateboarding etiquette </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Opportunity to design their own skateboard deck </li></ul></ul><ul><li>The week ends with an all day trip to different local skate parks. </li></ul>Skate Camp
    12. 12. <ul><li>The Skate Park offers a variety of different Summer skate clinics. Each clinic is two hours long and is geared toward a specific theme or skill. </li></ul>Skate Clinics
    13. 13. <ul><li>The Teen Action Committee (TAC) is a group of fifteen high school students. </li></ul><ul><li>The Teen Action Committee tackles issues pertaining to their age group, as well as plans and implements projects to address important youth issues in Elk Grove. </li></ul><ul><li>Members of the Teen Action Committee meet every other week. </li></ul><ul><li>Committee members have the important duty of advising the CSD Parks and Recreation Department staff as to the concerns and interests of youth and teens in the Elk Grove community. </li></ul><ul><li>Works with staff to implement projects addressing the needs of the teen community. </li></ul>Teen Action Committee
    14. 14. TAC Accomplishments Participated in the TAC & TLC Leadership Retreat Participated in the community forums Parent Appreciation Dinner Cupid Strikes Again Stress Reduction Workshop Giant Pumpkin Festival Duck Chuck Fundraiser Attended the YAC Attack Youth Leadership Conference
    15. 15. <ul><li>The Middle School Teen Leadership Committee (TLC) is a group of 12 Middle School. </li></ul><ul><li>Meet every other week as a task force to discuss and address youth issues pertaining to their age group. </li></ul><ul><li>The Teen Leadership Committee offers committee members outstanding leadership training that will prepare them as they become more involved in the community. </li></ul><ul><li>A large focus of the TLC is participating in service learning projects that benefit the entire community. </li></ul>Teen Leadership Committee
    16. 16. TLC Accomplishments Giant Pumpkin Festival Duck Chuck Fundraiser Bingo Night at Sunrise Senior Living Center Service Learning Project: Sorting Coats for Coats for Kids Attended the YAC Attack Youth Leadership Conference Parent Appreciation Dinner Participated in the TAC & TLC Leadership Retreat Participated in the community forums
    17. 17. Don't miss out! Get involved today!