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2017 Winter Youth Employment Application Now Available

The 2017 Winter Youth Employment Application is now available for download. Applications will only be accepted on Monday, January 23, 2017 through Friday, January 27, 2017 between the hours of 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm at the Youth Bureau, Room 306. SUBMISSION OF AN APPLICATION DOES NOT GUARANTEE ELIGIBILTY OR ENROLLMENT INTO THE PROGRAM. Click below to download your copy.
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Saturday STEAM Academy

The Saturday STEAM Academy is back.

Saturday STEAM Academy is free and fun weekend series of hands and minds-on activities grounded in architecture and engineering. The academy is designed to sharpen kids critical thinking skills, enhance problem solving abilities and spur their creativity. Participants will build an entire model village, design space colonies, and build a puppet theater.

Grades: 4-6
Time: 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Location: Mount Vernon Public Library, 28 South First Avenue, Mount Vernon, NY 10550

Limited spaces available.

Saturday STEAM Academy Flyer
Saturday STEAM Academy Agreement
Saturday STEAM Academy Application

Red Ribbon Week – October 23, 2016 – October 31, 2016

Red Ribbon Week is the largest drug prevention campaign in the nation. It was instituted in 1988 with President and Mrs. Reagan serving as honorary chairpersons. Red Ribbon Week is traditionally celebrated during the last two weeks of October with October 23rd – October 31st being the official Red Ribbon Week of 2016.

Red Ribbon Week is an ideal way for people & communities to unite and take a visible stand against drugs. Show your personal commitment to a drug free lifestyle by participating in a Red Ribbon Week Celebration in your community.

2016 FALL YOUTH EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION

Applications for Fall Youth Employment are available now online! However, applications will be readily available in Mount Vernon Middle & High Schools on Monday, September 12, 2016 through Friday, September 23, 2016.

Applications will only be accepted on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 through Monday, October 3, 2016 between the hours of 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm at the Youth Bureau, Room 306. Please be sure to return a COMPLETED application and ALL requested documents.

For more information, please contact the Youth Bureau at 914-665-2346.

SUBMISSION OF AN APPLICATION DOES NOT GUARANTEE ELIGIBILITY OR EMPLOYMENT INTO THE PROGRAM. EMPLOYMENT IS COMPETITIVE.

2016 Fall Youth Employment Flyer
2016 Fall Youth Employment Application

2016 GEM Summer Leadership Academy – Applications Available

The GEM Summer Leadership Academy was created for girls in the 7th & 8th grade. It is designed to empower and cultivate their leadership skills in a safe, enriching environment. The young ladies will participate in character and asset building workshops and exciting weekly trips.

GEM Summer Leadership Academy Flyer

GEM Summer Leadership Academy Application

2016 Entrepreneurship Summer Academy – Applications Now Available!!

The Entrepreneurship Summer Academy (ESA) is a 6-week intensive program for youth ages 15–17 years old who are interested in starting their own business. If selected, youth can earn up to $600 this summer, as well as, gain valuable leadership skills. Application deadline is Friday, May 27, 2016.

ESA Flyer
ESA APPLICATION

Geotag(s) for Snapchat!

Mayor Richard Thomas is challenging creative designers to help put Mount Vernon on the map with the Geotag(s) for Snapchat Competition….
Snapchat Challenge Press Release

2016 Summer CAPP Peer Educator/Media Academy – Applications Now Available!

2016 Summer Youth Employment and Counselors In Training – Applications Now Available!

2016 Summer Youth Employment Application

Please complete the 2016 Summer Youth Employment Application. In addition, when returning the completed application, please make sure all requested documents are attached. Applicant must be a Mount Vernon resident. Applications will only be accepted on Monday, April 4, 2016 through Friday, April 8, 2016 between the hours of 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm at the Youth Bureau, room 306. SUBMISSION OF AN APPLICATION DOES NOT GUARANTEE ELIGIBILTY OR ENROLLMENT INTO THE PROGRAM. EMPLOYMENT IS VERY COMPETITIVE! All information provided will be treated with confidentiality. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Mount Vernon Youth Bureau at 914-665-2344 during business hours 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday.

2016 Summer Employment Application

2016 Counselor In Training Program Application

The Mount Vernon Youth Bureau is seeking mature, responsible and physically active youth ages 13-14 to participate in our Counselor In Training (C.I.T) Program this summer. If selected, their role will be to support the camp directors and youth counselors by participating in recreational activities, field trips, STEM and educational enrichment activities. This is NOT summer youth employment. The C.I.T will receive a nominal incentive for their participation and a waiver for field trips and activities. All information provided will be treated with confidentiality. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Mount Vernon Youth Bureau at 914-665-2344 during business hours 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday.

2016 Summer C.I.T Application

2016 Safe Haven Summer Program – Applications Now Available!

The Mount Vernon Youth Bureau would like to welcome children and parents to the 2016 Safe Haven Summer Program. Program participants must be between the ages of 6-12 as of June 2016 in order to attend. Attached, you will find a registration package which must be completed by June 3, 2016 in order for your child to be enrolled into the Safe Haven Summer Program

The early bird special fee ending March 31, 2016 for the 6 week program is $450.00 ($400.00 for additional siblings). After March 31, 2016 the fee will be $500.00 ($450.00 for additional siblings). Money order is the ONLY form of payment accepted. NO EXCEPTIONS!

2016 Safe Haven Summer Flyer
2016 Safe Haven Summer Application