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AYC : Aspendale Youth Cove

Dates

Every Monday, Tuesday & Thursday

Ages

11-16 (unless specified)

Time

3:30pm to 5:30pm

Duration

2 hours

Cost

FREE

Variables

Runs during school terms

Location

103-105 Kearney Drive, Aspendale Gardens Community Centre

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AYC is an exciting youth space in Aspendale Gardens. The space is located opposite the ‘rage cage’ at the Aspendale Gardens Community Centre. Visit us at 103-105 Kearney Drive, Aspendale Gardens.

What does AYC offer?

AYC offers specific activities that are supervised by AYC staff and volunteers. If you aged between 11-16 years we say come along to the activity that suits you most. Sometimes the age group varies depending on the activity that’s being provided. We would also love to hear your ideas for other activities too.

What’s on for 2018!

AYC runs on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays every term throughout the school year. This year we are hosting cooking classes, a homework program, sports programs and workshops throughout the year. Download our flyer for all the details AYC 2018 Term 1 Program Flyer

Mondays: Cooking Classes

Cooking

Come and learn some life skills including cooking on a budget. Make friends and of course eat the delicious food you prepare. This program is available for anyone between the ages of 13-16.

Tuesdays: Homework Club

A quiet space for you to study, get support from staff and volunteers, access computers, internet and printers. This program is available for anyone between 11-18 years of age.

Thursdays: Basketball Clinic (for Term 1, 2018)

Bball

High quality basketball training and instruction in an encouraging, inclusive, and enjoyable environment. These sessions are being run by SIDA Basketball. Spaces are limited so book in fast!

Skill Development and Learning

AYC also offers a variety of opportunities for you to learn new skills and participate in training which you can add to your resume. Training topics may include Cardiac Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Food Hygiene and Handling, Barista courses etc.

Who is it run by?

AYC is a fully supervised program facilitated by staff from Kingston Youth Services, Aspendale Gardens Community Centre and volunteers.

Who is it for?

AYC is open to all young people 11-16 years of age unless specified. AYC offers free access to Mac computers, internet and printing. Onsite we have Wii-U and a drum kit. You are welcome to help yourself to make a toastie and enjoy other snacks.  Our friendly staff and volunteers are happy to assist you with any questions you may have.

What to do?

To attend any of the programs you must have a parent/guardian sign and return the AYC 2018 Consent form. If you would like to attend or have any questions please contact the Youth Services team on 1300 369 436 or email ayc@kingston.vic.gov.au