PROGRAMS

Dream Quest provides youth with a range of vocational and creative opportunities to imagine and build their dreams. We work hard to ensure that youth dreams come true. The Dream Quest teen center is open six days a week.

PROGRAMS AND WORKSHOPS ARE FREQUENTLY ADDED AND MODIFIED...We encourage you to check in regularly to see what's happening!

Vocation & Leadership

Agents of Change

Volunteer Community service including trash pickup and elderly assistance. Good Works & Fun Trips.

StepUP

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

Outdoor Empowerment

Rafting, 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

Field Trips

Rafting, surfing, rock climbing and more

Performing Arts & healthy movement

Drama Club

Wednesdays 4:30-5:30PM. Ages 9+. Free.


Ballet

Tuesdays Pre-Ballet , Ballet 1 & 2Fall Winter & Spring Sessions. Cost $55-125/session. Spring and Winter Performances.

Historical Fencing

Thursdays 5-7pm. Ages 12 & Up.

Capoeira

$30 month or $10 drop-in. Thursdays year-round.

Break Dance

9 Week workshop. March-April 2019


Music Lessons

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

Haunted House

Annual Event


Performances

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

Tuesdays & Thursdays 4-6pm. Ages 11-18. Free. Class size 4-6.


Free Summer Lunch

Free lunch program for all youth ages 0-18. Noon to 1pm .

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.

WATER SAFETY

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 *Eary start Thursdays 2PMAges 12 & Up 3-7PM

Media Lab/WiFi

Connecting our youth to the world.

Friday Night Movies

Fridays 5-9pm


Workshops

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.

COmmunity building

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.

Cars for Kids

Annual Car Show held during Bigfoot Days

Bigfoot Daze

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

Community Center Project

Dream Quest is working towards creating a site that includes both the Teen Center and a Community Center.

Participation

Dream Quest youth participate in a variety of community events.