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Get Your Free Comic Book

It’s time again for Free Comic Book Day! Join us to get your FREE-to-take-home comic book at the Central Park Community Center. Staff from Gatekeeper Hobbies will be on hand to give out a wide variety of comic books including many favorites for any taste or age, like The Simpsons, Batman, Spongebob Squarepants, and The […]

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Poetry Rising

It’s National Poetry Month! I know, you say. But wait…poetry can be a powerful form of expression. Check out this blog post for a cool story on how two teen girls connected through words.

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HEAR Youth resources fair April 15 at 3pm

HEARyouth Teen Resources Fair

Chat and learn more Tuesday, April 15, 2014 from 3:00-4:30 pm. HEARyouth is a group of community agencies who work together to help youth become Heatlhy, Empowered and Responsible.

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Behind the Scenes at The Reality Tour

Topeka teens learned the truth about drug and alcohol abuse at this March 2014 event. A recent survey showed 43 percent of Shawnee County youth reported that they have drank beer, wine or hard liquor at least once in their lifetime. Do you know the real consequences of substance abuse?


Get Caught at the PARS Reality Tour

This program gives families the tools needed to reduce the risk of substance abuse. The consequence-driven program includes dramatic scenes, law enforcement and a conversation with an addict in recovery. Bring your teen March 30 or 31.


Cool! Teens To Build Mini-Robots

Teens, funnel your energy and creativity into something super geeky by participating in our Teen Tech Week events March 10 and 12.


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