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Unchain My HeART Upcoming Workshops

Art Workshops are starting soon! Dec. 9th * Decoupage/Collage Work * 4-7pm * Open Shutter Gallery Dec. 16th * Smartphone Photography * 4-7pm * Open Shutter Gallery Email samantha@lpys.org or call (970) 385-4440 ext. 22 to reserve your spot.  Stay … Continue reading

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Yeah Summer!

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LPYS is seeking applicants for Youth Advocates!

Do you want to have a positive impact in the lives of youth and families? LPYS is seeking applicants for Youth Advocates. Please visit “Employment Opportunities”, under “About Us”, for more information. We encourage you to apply by Friday, June 12th, as … Continue reading

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Steampunk Wipeout Snowdown 2015

The Steampunk Wipeout was a success! La Plata Youth Services contributed the LAZER CORRIDOR obstacle to the event, which brought over 150 participants to a slushy Buckley Park. We hope to contribute next year! This event was put on by … Continue reading

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Office Assistant Needed: SCSEP position available

La Plata Youth Services is seeking a Senior Community Service Employment Position to train to perform office assistant duties.  If you are 55 years or older, you may qualify! Please download this flyer with more information: SCSEP POSITION Or contact: Judy Campbell: … Continue reading

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Unchain My HEART

La Plata Youth Services is proud to announce our fundraising event Unchain My HEART: a multi-media youth art exhibit and silent auction. We will be holding this event on February 13th at Open Shutter Gallery. All submissions by youth artists … Continue reading

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New Everyday Mural!

On the last weekend of September and the first weekend of October, youth affiliated with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwest Colorado, Boys and Girls Club, and La Plata Youth Services participated in painting the newest mural at the Everyday … Continue reading

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July-August Summer Newsletter

Below is a link to our final summer newsletter. Thank you to all who participated and made this summer great! LPYS July-August 2014 Program Update_Summer Program

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Anschutz Challenge Grant

La Plata Youth Services is pleased to announce that the Anschutz Family Foundation has issued us a challenge grant in the amount of $5,000. This grant will go towards supporting services including assessment, case management, mediation, mentoring, tutoring, parent classes, and therapy. … Continue reading

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iClean Durango

Two of our Youth Advocates volunteered time to keeping Durango clean and helped spread mulch during iClean Durango, sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce! Just look at these go-getters! 

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