Youth Summer Leadership Retreat

The Youth Advisory Board had a chance to practice their team work skills, get to know new members, and enjoy each other’s company at their summer retreat. The retreat was at Team Concepts in Kearney. Josh Erickson, taught them about how to be leaders of a team....
Youth Advisory Board Conducts Interviews

Youth Advisory Board Conducts Interviews

The Buffalo County Youth Advisory Board conducted interviews in April for next year’s new board members. To apply, students fill out an application and current YAB board members conducts the interviews. The interviews started with all the youth doing an ice...
Youth Advisory Board Practices Mindfulness

Youth Advisory Board Practices Mindfulness

With so many activities going on for students, it is not surprising so many report feeling stressed. One of the Youth Advisory Board (YAB) sub groups has been focusing on student stress. The whole YAB group decided to integrate a de-stress activity into one of their...
Youth Advisory Halloween Meeting

Youth Advisory Halloween Meeting

The Youth Advisory Board came together for a Fall Retreat/Halloween party consisting of an afternoon of fun games and hard work. YAB members were invited to come to the Elm Creek school dressed in a fun Halloween costume. The meeting started out with fun games and...
Youth Gather & Discuss Current Issues

Youth Gather & Discuss Current Issues

The Youth Advisory Board came together for their first meeting on August 21. Josh Arias is serving as the full time youth coordinator and will be leading the students. The group started by spending time getting to know each other. Being from different schools all...