School Year Programs

X Factor Home School P.E. Class

This class is for ages 6-16 years (children must turn 6 by October 1 for fall semester or March 1 for spring semester). The YRCC offers recreation and sport activities that teach health, nutrition, sportsmanship, sports fundamentals, and movement skills. Each semester is designed to expose youth to a variety of ways to stay healthy and active aligning with the YRCC's mission to shape today's youth for tomorrow's challenges via recreational, educational, and opportunities.

Participants sign up for either the Tuesday or Thursday class. Both classes meet from 9:30am-11am at the Yvonne Richardson Community Center or locations in Fayetteville (e.g. Kessler Regional Park, Natural Grocers, etc.). Class location can be found on syllabus.
If interested, in participating sign up online. Any questions can be sent to

Spring 2019 Syllabus

SPRING 2019 DATES: January 22, 2019 to April 25, 2019. End of Semester Potluck on Tuesday, April 30, 2019.

2019-2020 Program Information

  • Fall 2019 Dates: September 3, 2019 - December 3, 2019
  • Spring 2020 Dates: January 21, 2019 - April 23, 2019

Kid's Nite After School Program

Monday through Friday from 3:30mp-6:00pm during the fall and spring semesters the YRCC offers an after school program for ages Kindergarten through 8th grade. We provide fun and structured programming that includes a snack and either educational enrichment (math or reading) or homework time. Additional activities include field trips, cooking, gardening, games, engineering, arts, outdoor education, and so much more!

Full time participants come a minimum of 3 days a week, and are eligible for field trips every other Monday. Part time participants come a minimum of 1 day a week.

2018-2019 Dates: August 27, 2018- December 7, 2018; January 21, 2019- May 3, 2019

  • ALL SPOTS ARE FULL for 2018-2019 school year.

2019-2020 Dates: August 26, 2019 - December 6, 2019; January 21, 2020- May 1, 2020

  • Sign up begins Monday, August 5th, 2019 at 10am

Girl Scouts

Enrolling now for Kindergarten through 5th grade, and 9th-10th grade! 

The YRCC hosts a multi-age level Girl Scout Troop (Daisies through Cadettes). Girls in Kindergarten through 8th grade participate in age appropriate programming that includes first aid, camping, cooking, sewing, marketing, STEM, and more! Our troop participates in both fall product and cookie sales to teach the girls financial literacy and to support troop expenses. We currently have spots available for girls in grades Kindergarten through 8th grade. Troop meetings are all Fridays except the last Friday of the month during the school year from 5:30pm to 7:00pm plus field trips and overnights throughout the year. Financial assistance is available. Contact the YRCC Program Coordinator ( for more information .