Upcoming youth programming opportunities

  • Kids Cook! Home Alone Course: Mountain Roots invites kids ages 10-16 to join the Mountain Roots Kids Cook! “Home Alone” Course. In this 6 week course, students will learn to make simple nutritious recipes that they can make on their own at home. Maybe they will even make some for you!  March 24th-April 28th Wednesdays 4:00 pm-6:00 pm at the 8th Street School in Gunnison. $125 registration. $20 Choice Pass discount available. Scholarships are available. If you would like to reserve a spot please email lily@mountainrootsfoodproject.org
  • Irwin Guides Outdoor Youth Leadership Program – The Irwin Guides Outdoor Youth Leadership Program will be June 13-18. Learn skills and leadership on this five day river and mountain experience. Open to youth ages 14-18 with the ability to learn and explore together among peers. Demonstration of motivation, leadership experience, and interest in the outdoors. Adequate fitness for a week of intense outdoor challenges. Application due may 10th. $300 for Choice Pass youth and $410 for other youth. Visit https://www.choicepass.net/outdoor-youth-leadership-program for the program application. Contact emirza@gunnisoncounty.org or 970-641-7612 for application (released April 1st) and questions. Limited spaces!