Vocation & Leadership

Community Service Learning

Volunteer Community service including trash pickup and community outreach. 


Work experience, training, education, guidance & support services. Ages 14-24.

Field Trips

Surfing, rock climbing and more

Workshops & Training

On & Off site learning opportunties.

Youth Grants!

Currently Available: YOUTH ENTREPRENEUR GRANTS for start up and training  expenses.

Work Experience

Build Skills & Confidence

Performing Arts & healthy movement

Drama Club


Historical Fencing


Break Dance

Music Lessons

Private Music Lessons and more. Open jam & instruction. Call to schedule.

Haunted House

Annual Event


Spring & Winter Drama Productions plus smaller performances throughout the year.

healthy Choices

Garden to Teen

Includes Cooking, Safety, Food Sustainability, Gardening and Gleaning. 

Cooking Club

Free Summer Lunch & Backpacks for Kids

Free family food programs.

Garden Workshops

Variety of topics include pruning, mushrooms, wildlife habitat, pollinators, bee keeping & more. 

Permaculture Garden

Year-round - Free.

Farmer's Market

Youth Booth at Willow Creek Farmer's Market.


Swim Lessons

Levels 1-5, Parent & Tot, Advanced Swim Club. Support for lifeguard training available. 

Annual River Safety Day

Kimtu Beach, Trinity River. All ages. Free. 

Free Life Jacket 

Public Life Jacket Loan Program. 

Teen & youth Center

After School Program

Monday-Friday Ages 9-12 3-5PM   Ages 12 & Up 3-7PM

Media Lab/WiFi

Connecting our youth to the world.

Friday Night Recreation

Fridays 5-9pm 


Various workshops held throughout the year.

Summer Drop In

Monday-Friday Ages 9-12  11AM-1PMAges 12 & Up 11AM-7PM

Teen & Youth Center

Dream Quest is open six days a week and provides a safe environment for youth to explore and realize their dreams. 


Dinner Concert

Annual Dinner Concert featuring The College of the Redwoods Jazz Band & swing dance lessons.

Gift of Giving - Kids Only

Holiday event where each child is given a $20 gift certificate to shop for their families at the private Kids Only Shopping Event in the DQ Thrift Store and experience the joy of giving. Volunteers shopping assistants, gift wrappers and a family reception fill out the day.

Warm Winter Coats

Annual Coat Giveaway

Bigfoot Daze

Dream Quest participates in a big way at Bigfoot Daze including awesome food, games, parade and car show.

Building Community

Disaster Response

Dream Quest participates in response to local disasters and promotes community strength.