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Brave Bold Girls

NEW IN 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR

Youth Advantage is happy to announce the expansion of our Brave Bold Girls program to include a new group for high school girls (grades 9-12). The group will meet weekly, usually at Stillwater Area High School with occasional field trips.

Group meets on Wednesdays 2:20 p.m.- 3:50 p.m.

September 29, 2021- May 25, 2022, register quarterly

(separate summer session is offered)

Benefits of being a part of the group:

  • group size maximum is 9 girls to encourage confidential conversations and friendship
  • learn new hobbies and habits
    • zumba, yoga, hip hop, kundalini yoga
    • healthy habits- nutrition, breathing, anxiety-control behaviors and exercises, lifestyle habits, social media
  • the high school group will have monthly guest speakers-- women in the workplace to help inspire and guide
  • occasional life-improvement book studies
  • birthday celebrations for all participants
  • committed participants will receive financial assistance with Driver Education and band/orchestra out-state trips

 

Read about our Summer BBG Program!

(Click on photo to be directed to the Pioneer Press' website.)

Middle School Groups

Oak-Land Middle School- meets Mondays 2:30 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. at the school. September 27, 2021- May 23, 2022. Register quarterly.

Stillwater Middle School- meets Mondays 2:30 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. at Youth Advantage. September 27, 2021- May 23, 2022. Register quarterly.

 

Our focus is to help pre-teen and teenage girls grow healthy and confident from the inside out! We create a safe environment where we can enjoy physical activities, explore interests, have courageous and honest conversations about current challenges girls face, and talk about choices and tips to be brave today so we make better decisions in the future! 

Activities include: 

  • Yoga and Relaxation techniques

  • Hikes around Stillwater; all seasons!

  • Zumba, essential oils, horses, flower garden experiences

  • Sledding, body resistance and band work

  • Visits to local health and fitness clubs, art studios, creative media centers.

Conversations include

  • Friendship, Character, Role-models

  • Nutrition, Body Confidence and Caring for myself

  • Tech and Social Media

  • What could my future look like? 

  • Resilience, Persistence and Inner Strength

 

SUMMER 2021 DAHLIA FARM!

When: Starts Wednesday June 9th! Registrations Due Thursday  June 3th,  2021

Dates/Time: 12:30pm-3pm

Wednesdays: June 9,June 30th, July 14th, August 18th, September 22 (after school). 

Cost: $5.00 with scholarship application

Meet at YA parking lot! We will transport the girls to the Dahlia Farm and return them to the YA office to be picked up by parents/guardians.  

Register by calling YA office 651-342-1266 or email BBG@youthadvantage.org

REGISTRATIONS DUE - Thursday June 3rd, 2021! 

Winter-Spring 2021 Information:

Resumes Tuesdays February 23, 2021 from 2:30pm -  4:00pm at Youth Advantage office.   OAK students will be transported to BBG by YA. Pick up between 2-2:10 and returned between 4:25-4:35. 

All indoor dates will be held with 6 feet between participants and masks worn. When weather is warmer and dry, BBG will be held outdoors. If your girl has a fever over 100.0 or is showing any symptoms of being ill, please do not send her to BBG. COVID guidelines are followed! 

How to Register?

Please email: bbg@youthadvantage.org or call 651-342-1266.

You will need to fill out a registration for BBG and an online scholarship request below for each quarter your daughter will attend. 

Cost is $5.00/quarter with scholarship.

 https://www.youthadvantage.org/scholarshipapplication