Learning and Growing

Co-operative Youth Farm

This summer initiative is available to current high school students, and youth entering grade 9 in September of each year. Farm Interns are able to earn a high school credit as the group collectively grow garden produce and operate a co-operative summer business. Lots of hands-on food experience, business learning, employability skills, new friendships, and fun!

Recruitment of Farm Interns starts in the late Spring each year. Please speak to your school Guidance Counsellor or call us at 519 826 9930.

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March Break Registration

Red Cross Babysitting Course:

The Red Cross Babysitting course provides basic hands-on first aid and how to respond to emergency situations. Youth learn about safety, basic baby and child care. This course is taught by a Red Cross Instructor and a certificate is provided at the end of the course. Suitable for ages 11 and older. The $55 fee includes pizza lunch and all materials. 

Please register as we have limited spaces.


West End Strings

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Indigo Girls Group

Indigo Girls Group is a free program run by young women for young women. The program is designed for participants currently in grades 5-8. Indigo Girls Club volunteers create a safe, non-judgmental, and supportive space where participants connect and learn from each other, together. The club focuses on engaging youth in discussion-based learning, independent growth and development, self-esteem, mental and physical wellness, and providing tools for future change-makers.

There are many topics and activities, some include: gender barriers, self-care, the role of women globally (i.e. in developing countries), media and advertising, the environment, mental well-being, women in STEM, power and pride, and much more.

The Club meets weekly on Tuesday from 6:00-7:30pm at St Peters Catholic School.  To register please call 519 826 9930 or email info@westwillowvillage.ca. Please visit www.indigogirlsgroup.com for additional information.