Youth Center & Skate Park Offer Fall Fun
The City of Cape Coral’s Wm. “Bill” Austen Youth Center and Eagle Skate Park are offering childcare and a variety of fall activities for children ages 3-18. Check out the details below and, for more information, please stop by the Youth Center or Eagle Skate Park at 315 SW 2nd Ave, call 239-242-3950, or visit us online at www.CapeParks.com.
Game Night (Grades K-8)
Friday Nights • 6:15-8:45pm • $10 per child
Are you looking for an activity your child will enjoy? The Wm. Bill Austen Youth Center offers Game Nights every Friday from 6:15-8:45pm. Kids will enjoy video gaming, nerf battles, air hockey, pizza, and more! The cost is $10 per child per week. Call 239-242-3950 for more details.
TIGERS After School Program
Monday-Friday • 2:00-6:00pm • $40 per week
If you are looking for after-school care, look no further! The William “Bill” Austen Youth Center provides children grades K-8 with quality programming in a positive and safe environment. For only $40 a week, children can get homework assistance and enjoy group activities and outdoor games. All children are supervised by DCF, CPR, and First Aid trained staff. For more information or to sign up, please call the Youth Center’s front desk at (239) 242-3950.
TIGERS Club (Grades K-8)
Monday-Friday • 6:00-8:00pm • $24 per week
For families needing after-school care up until 8 pm, T.I.G.E.R.S. Club is a new creative program offered at the Youth Center weekly. For an additional $24 per week, children can socialize and participate in activities such as card trading, video games, air hockey, bey blade battles, and more! Also, T.I.G.E.R.S. Club members can attend Game Night on Fridays since it is included in the weekly admission. All children are supervised by DCF, CPR, and First Aid trained staff. For more information or to sign up, please call the Youth Center’s front desk at (239) 242-3950.
EAGLES After School Program (Ages 8-13)
Monday-Friday • 2:00-6:00pm • $40 per week
If you are looking for a unique action sports-related after-school program, look no further! E.A.G.L.E.S (Exciting After School Games & Lessons in Exercise & Skateboarding) is a fully supervised after-school program that runs Monday-Friday, from 2:00-6:00 p.m., during the school year. For only $40 per week, participants can take advantage of homework assistance, group games, courtesy busing from most local schools, recreational activities, and free skating even after the program. Children attending this program are supervised by trained staff who are also First Aid and CPR certified. For more information or to sign up, please call Eagle Skate Park’s main line at (239) 574-0490.
Amazing Cape (Auditions & Talent Show) (Ages 5-14)
Saturday, Sept. 10 • 8:00-11:00am • Free to Audition
Saturday, Sept. 24 • 4:00-7:00pm • $5 per spectator
Do your children ages 5-14 want to show off their special talents? The William Austen Youth Center is holding auditions for this year’s Amazing Cape Show on Saturday, September 10. Singing, comedy, dancing, and magic are all examples of talents we are judging. Twenty participants will be chosen to perform in front of our special guest judges and live audience on September 24. The spectator fee for the event is $5 per person. Also, the Youth Center will be partnering with the Children’s Network of SWFL to collect necessities for teens in the system and those aging out. Families can help by donating toothpaste, soap, and other hygienic needs. To sign up, please call the Youth Center at (239) 242-3950.
Are you looking for a venue to book your next special occasion? You’re in luck! The Wm. Austen Youth Center also offers birthday party packages starting at just $199. All packages range from 2-3 hours and include music, laser lights, table and chair setup, and a party assistant. Guests may also enhance their party by adding an upgrade such as Video Game Party, Nerf Battle Package, Character Add-ons, Extra Time, and more! Eagle Skate Park also has party packages available starting at just $99!
For more information or to reserve your child’s spot in an upcoming program, call the Youth Center at (239) 242-3950 or Eagle Skate Park at (239) 242-3954. You can also visit www.CapeParks.com and follow the Youth Center and Eagle Skate Park on Facebook!