All City youth ages 14-18 are invited to join our City Youth Council. We are a fun service oriented youth group. Kick-off meeting is to be held on August 13th at 8:00 pm at Kurt and Patti Petersen’s home located at 538 South 300 West. We will enjoy food, planning, fun and an outdoor movie. For more information call Kurt or Patti at 245-6534.

The Youth Council is a fabulous opportunity for the young people of our community to serve and have fun at the same time.

Here is a partial list of service projects and activities the WCYC have participated in over the past years:

* For the Children’s Justice Center: Chili Cook-off, Teddy Bear Motorcycle Run, annual Auction, Yard Work at the center, Activity to Make Hygiene Kits, Activity to get an Xbox and donated games for it, Shopping Activity to gather treats and drinks for the Justice Center, 3 tours of the Justice Center

* For the Child and Family Support Center: Summer Slammer Softball Tournament (donating and serving hotdogs and drinks to raise funds and participating as a team), Wellsville 5K Race (2 years) volunteering at cheering posts, set up and clean up, Tour of the Child and Family Support Center, Activity taking a list of needed items for the Child and Family Support Center and purchasing and delivering these items.
 
* Jazz Game and Dinner Out
 
* Election Days activities and pizza parties at Frederico’s (this on approx. 4 occasions).
 
* Lagoon Day
 
* Participating in the Founders’ Day parade and hamburger stand with a poster making party on the Saturday night before with hotdogs and goodies.
 
* YC  meetings with ping pong and night games afterward.  We have a pledge, go over upcoming activities and this year had a getting to know you activity that everyone  participated in.
 
* Shoveling snow off of the fire hydrants around town during heavy winters
 
* Participating in the city planning meeting to develop the Master Recreation Plan for our parks, city council meetings and in the city elections, helping at the Meet the Candidates meetings * Donated funds to purchase picnic tables for use under the new pavilion at the Children’s Park at the Wellsville Dam
Wellsville Youth Council with Olympians Rulon Gardner and Justin Wilcock during the Wellsville Founders’ Day Parade


Members of the Wellsville Youth Council serve at the Children’s Justice Center Chili Cook-off fund raiser.