Issuu on Google+

C YS SE RVICE S NEWSL E T TE R F O RT BE LVOIR DECEMBER 2012

Issue 12, Version 1

www.belvoirmwr.com/Facilities/CYS/


PAGE 2

CHILD, YOUTH & SCHOOL SERVICES

Youth Sports & FITNESS A current Sports Physical (which must be updated annually) and Birth Certificate are required to register for all sports programs, except for the Start Smart Programs, which require current immunization records. For Sports information call: (703) 805-1257/9139 For Registration information call: (703) 805–1908

Little League

Spring Soccer

Enrollment Dates: Jan. 2nd—Mar. 8th

Enrollment Dates: Jan. 14th—Mar 22nd

Ages: 4-15 years Cost: $60 Season Runs: Apr-Jun

Ages: 5—12 years Cost: $55 Season Runs: Apr—Jun

Girl’s Softball

Track & Field

Enrollment Dates: Jan. 2nd—Mar. 8th

Ages: 7-13 years Cost: $60 Season Runs: Apr-Jun

Enrollment Dates: Jan. 18th—Apr 12th

Ages: 5—18 years Cost: $55 Season Runs: Apr—Aug

Swim for Your Health & Run for Your Health Sign-up procedures : All participants must register at Parent Central Services. It is FREE!!! (703) 805-1908

Eligibility: Active Duty Personnel Children (17 years & under); Retirees Children (17 years & under); DOD Civilians Children (17 years & under)

Purpose: To promote physical fitness and wellness for the Fort Belvoir Community Children.

For Rules/Procedures: Please Contact the Youth Sports Health & Fitness Director (703) 805-9138 While we strive to have up-to-date information in our Newsletter, please be aware that all classes, activities, sports and other programs listed in the Newsletter are subject to change. Please call 703-805-1908 with any questions or visit our website at www.belvoirmwr.com/cys for more information.


DECEMBER 2012

CHILD, YOUTH & SCHOOL SERVICES


PAGE 4

CHILD, YOUTH & SCHOOL SERVICES

Youth CENTER FREE Activities Sat - Dec 01st

DECEMBER Fri – Dec 14th

1500-1630 Smash Brothers 1530-1800 Creating Brawl Tourney Holiday Stockings 1630-1800 Holiday Tree 1700-1830 X-Box Spiderman Decorating 1830-2030 Touch Football 1900- 2030 Movie Night th

Fri – Dec 07

th

1530-1730 Yahtzee 1700-1830 Holiday Card Making 1830-2030 Around The World

Sat - Dec 08th 1500-1630 Ornament Making 1630-1800 Roller Hockey 1800-2130 Double Feature Movie Night

Sat - Dec 15

1530-1700 Lip Sync Karoke 1630-1800 Passport To Manhood 1800-2030 Holiday Carols Karaoke

Fri – Dec 21

st

1600-1700 Game Of LIFE 1700-1830 Holiday Musical Chairs 1830-2030 Bumper Pool Challenge

Sat - Dec 22nd 1500-1700 Healthy Habits Sugar Cookies 1630-1800 Clay Art 1800-2030 Movie Night

Fri – Dec 28th 1600-1700 Friendship Bracelets

1700-1830 NBA 2k12 Tourney 1830-2030 Indoor Soccer

Sat - Dec 29th 1500-1700 New Year’s Resolution Goals 1630-1800 Smart Moves – Conflict Resolution 1800-2030 Movie Night

For more information on these activities and more, please contact the Youth Center at (703)805-4515.

Hired! Apprenticeship Program A workforce preparation and apprenticeship program designed to meet the employment and career-exploration needs of CYSS teens 15-18 years of age. Hired! Apprentices commit to working (15) fifteen hours per week with employers on the installation while concurrently participating in workforce preparation/career exploration workshops over a (12)twelve week term. Terms occur during Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall. Youth must complete the necessary application process and meet all prerequisites to be eligible for the program. For additional information contact Wendy O’Sullivan, Hired! Program Coordinator, 703.805.4515 or visit the Fort Belvoir Youth Center.


DECEMBER 2012

CHILD, YOUTH & SCHOOL SERVICES


PAGE 6

CHILD, YOUTH & SCHOOL SERVICES

Parent’s Night Out & Kid’s Night Out South Post Child Development Center offers Saturday Kid’s Night Out for grades K-6th will be held at Markham evening childcare on the second Saturday of each School Age Center on the second Saturday of each month for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years. Tickets are month . Tickets are $20.00 per child, this does include a $20.00 per child, this does include a light meal. No light meal. No Money will be taken at the door. All Kid’s Money will be taken at the door. Children must be regis- Nights out Party-Goers must be registered with CYS Sertered with CYS Services. For more information call 703- vices. For more information call 703-805-9100. There will 806-4344. There will be no refunds. be no refunds.

DATES:

DATES:

th

th

December 8 , 2012, 1700-2200 December 8 , 2012, 1700-2200 Reservations must be made by December 5th at 1730. Reservations must be made by December 5th at 1730. January 12th, 2013, 1700-2200 Reservations must be made by January 9th at 1730.

January 12th, 2013, 1700-2200 Reservations must be made by January 11th at 1730.

February 9th, 2013, 1700-2200 Reservations must be made by February 6th at 1730.

February 9th, 2013, 1700-2200 Reservations must be made by February 8th at 1730.

Child, Youth & School Services On The Road Staff from CYS Services will provide enrichment activities at the Fort Belvoir Community Center. All events are free and take place between 10001200. Children and youth must be accompanied by an adult. For more information please call 805-1906.

December Winter Bliss

January Love ‘R Snowman

Wed. Dec. 5th @ Dogue Creek

Fri. Jan. 4th @ Fairfax Village

Fri. Dec. 7th @ Fairfax Village

Tues Jan. 8th @ Vernondale Village

Tues. Dec. 11th @ Lewis Village

Fri. Jan. 11th @ G. Washington

Fri. Dec. 14th @ Vernondale Village

Wed. Jan. 16th @ Woodlawn CC

Wed. Dec. 19th @ Woodlawn CC

Thur. Jan 24th @ Dogue Creek

Fri. Dec 21st @ G. Washington

Tues. Jan. 29th @ Lewis Village

Fa m i ly c o m p u t e r t i m e @ s c h o o l Ag e S e rv i c e s Markham School Age Center invites you and your family to come use their computer lab. The lead teacher of the computer lab will be present for any questions.

The lab will be open on the 2nd & 4th Saturday of every month from 0930-1330. For more information please contact the Markham SAS at (703)805-9100. Family Computer Time!


PAGE 8

CHILD, YOUTH & SCHOOL SERVICES

Monday

Level 3 Combo: Ballet/Tap, 3:00-4:00

Cost: $55 per month Ages: 5-6 *Must be 5 to enroll Ballet Level 1, 4:00-5:00

Cost: $55 per month Ages: 6 & up Jazz Level 2, 5:00-6:00

Cost: $55 per month Ages: 7 & up

Tuesday

Level 1 Combo: Ballet/Creative Movement, 1:15-2:00

Cost: $45 per month Ages: 3-4 Level 2 Combo: Ballet, Tap & Jazz, 2:003:00

Cost: $55 per month Ages: 4-5 *Must be 4 to enroll

Level 2 Combo: Ballet, Tap & Jazz, 4:305:30

Cost: $55 per month Ages: 4-5 *Must be 4 to enroll Jazz Level 1, 5:30-6:30

Cost: $55 per month Ages: 6 & up

Wednesday

Level 1 Combo: Ballet/Creative Movement, 4:15-5:00

Cost: $45 per month Ages; 3-4

Level 3 Combo: Ballet/Jazz, 5:00-6:00

Cost: $55 per month Ages: 5-6

Thursday

Level 1 Combo: Ballet/Creative Movement, 10:15-11:00

Cost: $45 per month Ages: 3-4

Level 2 Combo: Ballet, Tap & Jazz, 11:0012:00

Cost: $55 per month Ages: 4-5 *Must be 4 to enroll Tap Level 1, 5:30-6:15

Cost: $45 per month Ages: 6 & up Ballet Level 3, 6:15-7:15

Cost: $55 per month Ages: 8 & up

Saturday

Level 1 Combo: Ballet/Creative Movement, 9:15-10:00

Cost: $45 per month Ages: 3-4 Level 2 Combo: Ballet, Tap & Jazz, 10:0011:00

Cost: $55 per month Ages: 4-5 *Must be 4 to enroll

Level 3 Combo: Ballet/Tap, 11:00-12:00

Cost: $55 per month Ages: 5-6 *Must be 5 to enroll

Location: SKIES Dance Room unless otherwise noted.

*Must be 5 to enroll

Ballet Level 2, 6:00-7:00

Cost: $55 per month Ages: 7 & up

Level changes will be at the discretion of the instructor.


DECEMBER 2012

CHILD, YOUTH & SCHOOL SERVICES

Karate

Lil Dragons Karate

Ages: 6-18 years Cost: $55 per month Days: Mondays and Thursdays Times: Beginners: 1830-1930 Advanced Belts 1930-2030 Location: School Age Center Gym

Ages: 3-5 years Cost: $40 per month Day: Tuesdays Times: 1815 or 1845 30 minute session Location: SKIES Room @ School Age Center

Jujitsu

Junior Jujitsu

Ages: 6-18 years Cost: $55 per month Day: Wednesdays Time: 1900-2000 Day: Saturdays Time: 1000-1100 Location: School Age Center Gym

Ages: 3-5 years Cost: $55 per month Days: Wednesdays Time: 1815-1900 Day: Saturdays Time: 0915-1000 Location: School Age Center Gym

Taekwondo

Junior Taekwondo

Ages: 6-18 years Cost: $55 per month Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays Times: Beginners: 1815-1915 Advanced Belts 1915-2015 Times: Beginners: 1900-2000 Advanced Belts 2000-2100 Location: Youth Center Saturday Sparring: 1000-1200 Location: Youth Center

Ages: 4-5 years Cost: $50 per month Day: Saturday Time: 1100-1145 Location: Youth Center


DECEMBER 2012

CHILD, YOUTH & SCHOOL SERVICES

Fa m i ly C h i l d C a r e … Your child’s home away from home!

Choosing child care is one of the most important decisions a parent makes for their children. Child care should fit a parent’s idea about parenting and learning, as well as their child care needs.

As each child learns at their own pace, Family Child Care providers offer a program that includes activities to support each child’s development and social skills. A daily schedule

The Family Child Care program at Ft. Belvoir (FCC) offers a safe home like environment, professionally trained providers, nutritious meals and snacks, smaller ratios, Creative Curriculum Standards of Learning and multiple child care options that meet regular and mission readiness child care requirements. FCC homes on and off post comply with Army regulations (AR 608-10) in reference to adult to child ratios, the USDA Food Program nutritional requirements and training guidelines.

center offerings and educational experiences with other providers. Parents are encouraged to be a positive part of the child’s care experience and are welcome to visit their FCC programs during operating hours, go to Parent Advisory Board meetings and attend parent trainings and field trips. For registration or enrollment information contact Erica Henry at 703-805-9135 or Parent Central Services at 703-8051908.

offers a consistent routine and lesson plans which build upon the child strengths. Providers are encourage to take the children out to various on post activities such as bowling, story time at the library, community

Interested in long lasting portable career? Become a Family Child Care Provider! For more information, please contact the FCC Office at 703805-9137/ 9134/9132/9135 or visit our website at http:// belvoirmwr.com/Facilities/CYS/ FamChildCare.php.

School Support Services The School Liaison Officers are available to assist military Families with transitions to the local schools. Child, Youth and School Services encourages parents to utilize these services as we are dedicated to maintaining a positive and productive relationship between our Families and the schools that serve them. Wendy O’Sullivan Or Megan O’Day

School Liaison (703)805-9119 ena.w.osullivan.naf@mail.mil megan.r.oday.naf@mail.mil

Fairfax County Public Schools Serving Fort Belvoir: Fort Belvoir Elementary School http://www.fcps.edu/FtBelvoirES/

Woodlawn Elementary School http://www.fcps.edu/WoodlawnES

Whitman Middle School http://www.fcps.edu/WhitmanMS/

Mount Vernon High School http://www.fcps.edu/MtVernonHS/


FORT BELVOIR

Eligibility Requirements for CYS Services Programs Open to current DOD Personnel- active duty, retirees (Sports & Youth Activities) and DOD civilians. Fort Belvoir CYS Services fees are on a sliding scale based on income. Multiple child discounts and 2 weeks vacation credit per year are also given. Note: retirees are only eligible for our sports and SKIES Unlimited programs. Please call (703)805-1908 for more information.

NEW Hours for Parent Central Services Registration Office

Registration Registration is required to participate in all CYS Services programs and activities.

PCS will be changing their operating hours as of January 1, 2013. Monday, Wednesday* & Friday 0600-1800 Tuesday & Thursday 0800-1600 *closed from 1000-1130 second Wednesday of each month for training

Online appointments now available. Check the CYSS Parent Central Services link on the Belvoir MWR website for more information.

He lp Wa nt ed Reasons to become a substitute “Teacher” for CYS Services: Good Pay Get experience CYS Services is a great place to work No teaching experience needed Have a positive impact in the lives of children Flexible work hours Call (703)704-3032 for more information

Registration is FREE! To help facilitate the registration process, please bring with you the following information:     

3 local emergency contacts (other than parents) Shot records Physical (we can give you 30 days to bring this in) LES/pay stubs (only needed for childcare) Cash, Check, or Visa/MasterCard for program fees

For Sports programs the following is also required:  

Birth certificate Sports physical

To make an appointment or for more information on our programs and upcoming events please contact Parent Central Services at (703) 805-1908.

Sports volunteers needed

Volunteers needed

CYS Services Youth Sports program is looking for volunteers to help as Sports Coaches, Assistant Coaches, as well as general volunteers that could assist with concessions, time clock, score keeping, etc. Please call the Youth Sports Office for more details at (703)8059138/9139/1257.

Child, Youth & School Services is looking for volunteers to help educate our children by reading to them and encouraging interest in various activities such as cooking, sewing, woodworking, photography, painting etc. If you have an interest or hobby that you would like to share with our youth, please call Parent Central Services for details at 703-805-1906



Fort Belvoir Newsletter - December 2012