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2020 Art Contest Results

Congratulations to Maisy Gardiner, Scout Donovan, and Cliona Pasek for submitting their winning artwork!

The judge was very impressed with the craftmanship and creativity of all of the pieces submitted.  Ultimately, pieces were selected by their relevance to the theme of Sanctuary.

Cosmic Soup

Acrylic on Canvas by Maisy Gardiner


Collage and Ink by Scout Donovan

Burst of Flowers

Watercolor by Cliona Pasek

August 2020

Ouray Via Ferrata

Wednesday, August 5, 2020
8:00 am2:30 pm

Please meet at the teen center by 8:00am. We will be outfitted by Basecamp in Ouray to get outfitted. Our group of 8 will have two guides.

Ouray Jeep Tour

Wednesday, August 12, 2020
8:00 am4:00 pm

Please meet at the teen center by 8:00am. Our tour is from 9:00am-1:00pm.

Get Air Silo and Mesa Mall

Wednesday, August 19, 2020
9:00 am5:30 pm
Grand Junction

Please meet at the teen center by 9:00am. Bring money for the mall!

End of Summer Celebration

Wednesday, August 26, 2020
12:00 pm8:30 pm
Grand Junction

Bring a friend! Enjoy a BBQ, music, and games with us!

After School Program

Monday, August 31, 2020
3:25 pm5:30 pm
Voyager Basecamp--280 North Cora
After School Program

Every day we meet at RES district lounge right after school.
Then we walk to Voyager
Snack + Highs and Lows
Homework help/free study--Ouray students arrive by bus.
Then we do a planned activity.
Pick up is any time before 5:30.
The cost is $4/hour prorated to the next 15 minutes. Purchase after school hours in the after school catalog.

Actively Cultivating Tomorrow

Voyager Youth Program has been an integral part of the Ouray County Community since its inception in 1997.

The needs of Ouray County flow in an evolutionary process and, for 20 years, Voyager has changed and expanded its programs to best address the current tide of community challenges.

Voyager has served and continues to serve the Ouray County community by:

  • Providing quality and affordable AFTER SCHOOL ENRICHMENT programs for children ages 5-12
  • Providing exceptional  and affordable experiential and adventure based SUMMER ENRICHMENT programs for ages 5-12
  • Offering free shuttle service from and to Ouray for participants.
  • Providing a FREE TEEN CENTER for youth ages 13-18, complete with food, games, indoor and outdoor sports, leadership and community service activities
  • Providing full day teen adventures when school is not in session.
  • Providing Positive Youth Development Training at regular intervals.
  • Providing SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION curriculum and prevention topic LUNCH GROUPS for both Ouray and Ridgway schools
  • Sponsoring ongoing seasonal specific SPORTS ACTIVITIES
  • Continually collecting and assessing data re: the HEALTH NEEDS of our youth
  • Collaborating with Juvenile Diversion to provide the yearly SAFE AND SOBER AFTER PROM PARTY and the periodic MOCK ACCIDENT effort
  • Providing insurance coverage for various other community entities’ events
  • Facilitating Sources of Strength in both schools
  • Facilitating the COMMUNITIES THAT CARE county-wide coalition
  • Starting a CLIMBING TEAM in 2001;
  • Spearheading the capital campaign and building the CLIMBING WALL in Ridgway Secondary School in 2010
  • Facilitating the building of the SKATE PARK
  • Sponsoring BULLYING PREVENTION in both schools

Voyager’s unique adventure and experiential programs offer inspiration for youth to lead healthy lives, actively culturing tomorrow.

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