Youth Council Meeting                       

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 – 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm – Lake Loveland Room – 200 West Oak Street, Fort Collins, CO

 

·  Present: Bradley Bauum, Roger Boettcher, Judy Brobst, Cindy Cindrich, Damond Dotson, Jean Greuel, Kathy Hanson, Jerri Howe, Jim Keating, Luke Margheim, Jim Neubecker, Terra Theibaut, Marija Weeden-Osborn,  Deb Callies, Adam Crowe, Monica Gingerich, Andrew Minor, Tanya Perry, Nicole Surber, and Lori Zuccolin

·  Absent: Cindy Bower, Tiffany Breckenridge, Kris Cord, Angie Dowdy, Cheryl Duke, Kathy Gaasvig,  Betsey Hale, Fawn Leaf, Wendy Lee, Yvonne Myers, Kathy Olson, Miki Roth, Matt Segovia, Mandy Beatty, Kathy Dotson, and Mark Johnston

·  Guests: Jonah Cox

Agenda Topic

Notes

Actions

1.   Call to Order

·  Roll Call

·  Review of Agenda

·  Attendance taken

·  Agenda approve

2.   Consent Calendar

·  Approval of January Minutes

·  Approved

3.   Announcements

·  GED Graduation Ceremony

 

 

 

·  Colbran Job Corps

·  The Youth Team shared pictures of the GED Graduation Ceremony with the group.  We had 25 graduates this go ‘round!  The team invited other community organizations to have their GED graduates join us for our next ceremony.

·  Cindy Cindrich introduced Luke Margheim as the new Colbran representative for the Youth Council.  Cindy will attend meetings when she can.

4.   Presentation

·  Share-It – Poudre School District

·  Kathy Hansen showed a video clip and the Share-It website to the group.  She also had handouts for everyone with contact information and registration instructions.

5.   Updates

·  Thompson School District – Career Tours Day

 

 

 

 

·  Rocky Mountain High School – Career Xpo

 

 

 

 

·  LCWC Summer Youth Services

·  Roger Boettcher updated the group on the “Experience the Possibilities Career Tours 2011” event.  The date is set for April 11, 2011 from 8:30 am – 2:30 pm.  Roger had a handout for all members with a list of requests for additional help.  Several members offered assistance, Roger and Kathy with contact those who volunteered.

·  Terra Theibaut updated the group on the event, scheduled for April 27, 2011 from 11:00 am – 2:45 pm.  She shared additional needs for this event including several occupations they would like to have participate.  Several members of the group offered assistance.  Terra will contact those who volunteered.

·  Tanya Perry updated the group regarding our summer offering of Small Business Development series for youth ages 14-17.  We offered this workshop services last year, and had great success.  We will again have Nick Tart as facilitator.  This year we are also working with United Way Pathways Past Poverty to add a business leadership component at the end for potential seed money.

·  Deb Callies is working with several businesses and schools regarding Career Shadowing Experiences.  She will continue to update the group at future meetings.

·  Adam Crowe shared with the group that the Larimer County Youth Conservation Corps (LCYCC) – Energy Crew is up and running in full force.  Also, we are currently taking applications for Crew Leaders for the Summer LCYCC.  Applications for corps members will open in late March or early April.

·  The Youth Team shared with us new marketing efforts being made by the team. The team has a FaceBook page and will be using it to share on-the-fly information regarding jobs and other opportunities for youth.  They have also created business cards describing the services offered.  Nicole shared these cards with the group.

6.   Other Business

·  Larimer County Career Expo

·  Adam Crowe shared that plans are still being developed for this event.  Kathy Olson will update the group in March.

 

Youth Council Meetings:

MONTH

DAY

DATE

LOCATION

ROOM

TIME

March

Thursday

24

Loveland

Loveland Chamber of Commerce (I-25 & Hwy 34)

8:00 am - 9:30 am

April

Tuesday

26

Fort Collins

TBD

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

May

Thursday

26

Loveland

Loveland Chamber of Commerce (I-25 & Hwy 34)

8:00 am - 9:30 am

June

Tuesday

28

Fort Collins

TBD

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

July

Thursday

28

Loveland

Loveland Chamber of Commerce (I-25 & Hwy 34)

8:00 am - 9:30 am

August

Tuesday

23

Fort Collins

TBD

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

September

Thursday

22

Loveland

Loveland Chamber of Commerce (I-25 & Hwy 34)

8:00 am - 9:30 am

October

Tuesday

25

Fort Collins

TBD

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

November

No Meeting

December

Tuesday

13

Fort Collins

TBD

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

 

Full WIB Meetings: IME

April

Wednesday

6

Fort Collins

Hearing Room 1st Floor

8:00 am - 9:00 am

June

Wednesday

8

 

Community Location

8:00 am - 9:00 am

August

Wednesday

10

Fort Collins

Hearing Room 1st Floor

8:00 am - 9:00 am

October

Wednesday

12

 

Community Location

8:00 am - 9:00 am

December

Wednesday

14

Fort Collins

Hearing Room 1st Floor

8:00 am - 9:00 am