Important Info

2014-2015 SEASON

* NEW!! PLEASE MARK YOUR CALENDAR: ALL COMPLETED FORMS AND PAYMENTS WILL BE ACCEPTED ON ONE DAY ONLY–DECEMBER 8, 2014 BETWEEN 3-6 PM–AT THE TOWN OFFICE.

* NEW CHAPERONE RESPONSIBILITIES.

* NEW REQUIREMENT FOR GOP PROGRAM: IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THE GOP PROGRAM STUDENTS MUST HAVE 3 YEARS EXPERIENCE IN THE YCP 6 WEEK LESSON PROGRAM.

*NEW OPPORTUNITY: Students in grades 9-12 with 3 or more years of lessons in the WYC Whiteface program may opt out of the mandatory lessons.

Some funding assistance is available to participate in one of the programs. Applications are due on Nov. 26, 2014 for funding assistance. Read the information below carefully, print the 2014-15 ski.ride-scholarship app and submit the completed application to WYC, Town of Westport, 22 Champlain Ave, Westport. Contact westportyouthprogram@gmail.com with any questions. Your request will be kept confidential.

Westport Youth Commission participates in the two different ski/ride programs offered at Whiteface as well as the Adult Chaperone Program.

ALL PARTICIPANTS:

1. Students who have already participated in soccer do not need to file a new WYC Registration Form. The form on file can be updated with a parent signature.

2. Participants of both programs will adhere to the WYC guidelines. (Be part of the group seated at the main lodge, be in charge of your equipment, money or bag lunch, sign in the book, etc,)

3. Helmets are REQUIRED for ALL PARTICIPANTS. WYC does have some helmets available.