Youth select from a broad menu of local 4‑H programs based on their interests and with the guidance of adults. There are hands-on, learn-by-doing, opportunities for everyone.
Big Brothers Big Sisters
This program is designed to match kids (Littles) up with an additional positive role model and friend (Bigs).
Books & Brownies Book Club
The goal of these programs is social connections and increased literacy.
Children’s Theatre Series
Annually, the PCA provides several opportunities for youth to explore the world of theatre arts. Experiences range from pretend play for pre-schooler to full productions for school-aged children. Check out our website for upcoming events!
Dungeons and Dragons
Dungeons and Dragons is a role-playing game focused on making choices in a fictional world where anything can happen. Players can use magic and weapons while defeating monsters and traversing dungeons, castles, and other amazing landscapes. Their choices in this world truly make a difference as they go on adventures and interact with fictional characters.
Faribault Community School Afterschool Clubs
Afterschool Clubs are designed based upon what students say they want to do after school. Participants practice skills like reading, math and science through fun, hands-on activities in a club setting. Enrichment activities and field trips are some of the highlights. Daily homework help and a community school dinner are provided.
Faribault Community School: Faribault Middle School
The Faribault Community School at the Middle School includes classes and activities for youth, adults and families. Monday - Thursday, after school clubs are offered to middle school students from 2:45-4:30pm. Clubs include sports, art, digital art, cooking, NASA space challenge, science experiments, River Bend outdoor explorers.
Faribault Community School: Jefferson Elementary
The Faribault Community School at Jefferson includes classes and activities for youth, adults and families. A meal is served each day at 4:30 p.m. followed by program offerings like youth clubs, classes for adults, art projects, homework help, health services, early childhood programs and parent education on Mondays and Wednesdays.
Fun Center (Day Camps)
Small Wonders, Investigators, Castle Camp and Kid Summer Power Camp
Girls Scouts of River Valleys
Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Troop meetings vary. Girls perform community service, engage in fun activities, learn new skills and meet new friends. Not to mention the vests and badges! Families need to register their young ones online in order to be placed with a troop in the Faribault area.