Community Program Buddy Activities

Buddy Kickball & Capture the Flag
Thursday, April 13th
5:30-7:30 pm
Southside Park, Basalt

What could be better than kickball and capture the flag on a beautiful spring evening?…
Kickball and Capture the Flag with other Buddy Pairs!
Plus, we will provide dinner!

Please RSVP by Monday, April 10th

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Ski Passes

If you missed our amazing Buddy Ski/Board Day or if you would just like one more chance to get out on the mountain with your Buddy before the snow has melted, we have a limited number of ski passes for Big and Little Buddies! Request passes ASAP as they will be given out on a first-come, first-serve basis. 

“Love Your Community” Day of Service
Saturday, April 22nd
8:30 am meeting time
Lion’s Park, Downtown Basalt

Buddy Pairs along with families and friends are invited to participate in our annual “Love your Community Day.” We will again be joining Roaring Fork Conservancy on their 19th annual Fryingpan River Cleanup Day! Buddies will get to enjoy breakfast, then will head down to the river.

Prizes will be awarded for some of the most interesting finds!

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Bowling Party!
Wednesday, May 10th
5:30-8:00 pm
The Bowlounge
280 Favre Lane, El Jebel

One of our most popular Buddy events of the year! Come join us for a FUN evening of bowling at the remodeled Bowlounge. All ages and skills welcome!
We will group Little Buddies by age so everyone will have a great time!
Delicious taco bar dinner will be provided.

This activity will fill up so please RSVP ASAP and no later than Wednesday, May 3rd

Virtual Reality & Building Experience
Tuesday, May 23rd
5:30-7:30 pm
CCY Architects
228 Midland Ave, Basalt

Interested in virtual reality? Building? Architecture? Join us for a special event at CCY Architects and get the opportunity to experience virtual reality and participate in some fun building challenges with your Buddy.
Dinner will be provided.

Limited capacity so please RSVP ASAP and no later than May 17th

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Buddy & Family Picnic
Thursday, June 22nd
5:30-7:30 pm
Arbaney Park, Basalt

Don’t miss this GREAT welcome-to-summer event! Please join us for our annual Buddy & Family Picnic in the Park. This special event brings together mentors, kids, and their families. Everyone is welcome to this event! Big Buddies are encouraged to bring their partners/spouses and kids and families of Little Buddies are also invited!

We will have great entertainment and fun activities for all to enjoy plus lots of delicious food!

Please RSVP by June 15th

Buddy Book Club

Are you a book worm who would enjoy sharing your love of reading with your Buddy? If you and your Buddy would be interested in participating in a Buddy Book Club, please click the link below to let us know. If we have enough participants, we will start a book club this summer! Book selection will be based on the age of the participants. Incentives for Little Buddies will be included!

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 Discounted BASH tickets for Big Buddies

We would like to offer Big Buddies a discounted ticket for the Bash again this year. This offer extends to Big Buddies plus one guest.

CLICK HERE and select the Junior Ticket and enter how many you would like to buy. You will then be prompted to enter a code. Use the code: “juniorcouncil” to receive the discounted price.

Have questions?
Contact Liz Sinkinson: liz@buddyprogram.org
or 970-920-2130.

Every Friday night
December 23, 2016 to April 7, 2017, 5pm-9pm.

Where: Elk Camp Restaurant & Elk Camp Meadows
Cost: *$10 (*includes gondola ride, bonfire, s’mores, ice skating)

Dinner is available from 5:30-8:30pm, à la carte pricing

Every Friday night during the peak of winter season, the Norse God of Snow – Ullr – is honored with Ullr Nights, a nighttime, winter wonderland party at Elk Camp on Snowmass.
Friends and family take an evening gondola ride up to Elk Camp for outdoor winter activities such as s’mores and hot chocolate by the bonfire, ice skating, snowbiking, and tubing (additional fee, reservations required). Also, dance to live music. After playing in the snow, kids can warm up inside with fun activities and entertainment available downstairs in The Tent.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO ON ULLR NIGHTS

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Spanish Film Family Night at the Pitkin County Library

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Buddy Dinners at White House Tavern
302 E. Hopkins Ave.
Aspen, CO

Thanks to the amazing generosity of the White House Tavern owners and management, Buddy Pairs are invited to dine together there FREE once per year. Please use the sign-up below to reserve a spot during a particular week. Please note that while White House Tavern does not take reservations, you are required to reserve a spot through this sign-up in order to go for dinner with your Buddy.

Buddies will be given a $50 allowance for dinner (including tax and tip) and the restaurant has prepared a fun worksheet for Buddies to complete while they dine which teaches how to figure tax & tip. This is a wonderful opportunity not only to enjoy a great dinner out together, but also to model important life skills regarding dining. Along those lines, please feel free to encourage your Buddy to write a thank you note to the restaurant afterwards!

CLICK HERE TO RSVP USING SIGN UP GENIUS!

Buddy Dinners at Phat Thai
343 Main St. Carbondale

Thanks to the amazing generosity of the Phat Thai owners and management, Buddy Pairs are invited to dine together there FREE once per year. Please use the sign-up below to reserve a spot during a particular week-any evening except Friday please. You are required to reserve a spot through this sign-up in order to go for dinner with your Buddy. Please note that Phat Thai DOES request you to make a reservation. Kindly call and make a reservation, noting that you are with the Buddy Program.

Buddies will be given a $50 allowance for dinner (including tax and tip) and the restaurant has prepared a fun worksheet for Buddies to complete while they dine which teaches how to figure tax & tip. This is a wonderful opportunity not only to enjoy some wonderful ethnic food together, but also to model important life skills regarding dining. Along those lines, please feel free to encourage your Buddy to write a thank you note to the restaurant afterwards!

CLICK HERE TO RSVP USING SIGN UP GENIUS!

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Buddy Dinners at Town.
348 Main St. Carbondale

Thanks to the amazing generosity of Town. owners and management, Buddy Pairs are invited to dine together there FREE once per year. Please use the sign-up below to reserve a spot during a particular week-any evening except Friday please. You are required to reserve a spot through this sign-up in order to go for dinner with your Buddy. Please note that Town. DOES request you to make a reservation. Kindly call and make a reservation, noting that you are with the Buddy Program in adcance at 970.963.6328

Buddies will be given a $50 allowance for dinner (including tax and tip) and the restaurant has prepared a fun worksheet for Buddies to complete while they dine which teaches how to figure tax & tip. This is a wonderful opportunity not only to enjoy some wonderful food together, but also to model important life skills regarding dining. Along those lines, please feel free to encourage your Buddy to write a thank you note to the restaurant afterwards!

CLICK HERE TO RSVP USING SIGN UP GENIUS!

 

NOW Buddies can view and download pictures from all Buddy Program Activities
on the website!
Your password for all photo pages is: buddypics
Simply click the link below to see
how easy it is!

VIEW & DOWNLOAD PHOTOS
FROM ALL BUDDY PROGRAM ACTIVITIES
JUST CLICK THE LINK BELOW!!
Check them out!

 

Want a great website which has up-to-date listings of local events, restaurants, activities suitable for kids??

CLICK HERE

Very SPECIAL offers everyday
just for Buddy Pairs:

Buddies:
Don’t forget about all of the discounts offered only to Buddy Pairs! Click below to view our discount list.

CLICK HERE FOR OUR UPDATED DISCOUNT LIST

Remember: all listed Buddy Program-sponsored activities are free of charge!
Please respond PROMPTLY for these activities – space is limited.

Please keep in mind our policy of NEW Buddy Pairs attending 3 activities during their 1st year and at least 1 activity during subsequent years.

If necessary, please call to cancel so we can accommodate those on the wait list.
** PLEASE ADHERE TO OUR CANCELLATION POLICY **
The Buddy Program’s cancellation policy for all Community Buddy Program sponsored activities is as follows: Buddy Pairs will give 48 hours notice of cancellation. Failing to cancel or canceling less than 48 hours before the scheduled activity may result in revoking privileges to attend Buddy Program sponsored activities in the future and will be given further assessment.
Contact Stacy for more information about any of our Buddy Pair activities or to register!