CLUBHOUSE

Date and Times:

Monday - Friday
3 pm - 7 pm
Summer/Holiday Hours
1 pm - 5 pm

Info:

  • Free after-school program for youth ages 12-18
  • Two locations: Best Buy Teen Tech Center @ the Gold Crown Field House and The Clubhouse at Edgewater
  • Part of The Clubhouse Network, an International Network providing youth with life-changing opportunities through the use of technology
  • Work with adult mentors to explore their own ideas, develop new skills, and build confidence
  • Gain access to technology tools and professional equipment

C2C PATHWAYS TO SUCCESS

Date and Times:

Recruitment starts each September
Current session runs from September 2018 - August 2019

Info:

  • Clubhouse to College or Clubhouse to Career
  • A program in partnership with Best Buy and The Clubhouse Network to support the growing need for a trained and ready workforce
  • Free of charge to BBTTC Clubhouse youth, ages 16-21
  • Twelve-month program providing youth the opportunity to focus on an area of interest, develop workforce readiness skills and gain real-world work experience
  • Career areas of emphasis in STEAM based fields (web development, tech support, graphic design)

CATALYST

Fall of 2019: We are excited to work with Brady High School, Jeffco County Open School and Kendrick Lakes Elementary School.

Info:

  • Providing art and technology classes to students in the Jefferson County School District
  • Students are bused to the Best Buy Teen Tech Center or Clubhouse at Edgewater for workshop series
  • They are introduced to high tech tools and encouraged to pursue projects that reflect their individual interests
  • Young people who might have become apathetic about school find a sense of purpose and become re-engaged in their own education and future goals
  • Interested students come back to the Clubhouse after-school to continue to work on projects or start exploring a new area of interest

NETWORK PROGRAMS

Date and Times:

Stay tuned for our next workshop!

Info

Stay tuned for our workshops, events and programs that are part of the Global Clubhouse Network.

  • Best Buy Geek Squad Academy
  • Teen Summit
  • MAKER workshops
  • And more...

STEAM CAMP: GAME CONTROLLER CAMP

Have you ever wondered about how game companies like Nintendo, X-Box, and Playstation come up with the next big craze in gaming?  Or have you dreamed of making your own custom game controller?

  • Discover the secrets of game development and launch your own game company
  • Game company launch includes a console design, mascot (like Super Mario) and launch title
  • Design a logo for your own game company or gamer tag that you can 3-D print
  • Learn to wire buttons and laser-cut panels to make your own custom game controller (aka fight stick)
  • Make it an all-day experience! Have a FREE lunch from 12 pm - 1 pm and stay for during Clubhouse hours from 1 pm - 5pm.

Camp Wrap-Up

Thank you to all of our campers for a great week of camp! Stay tuned for a camp video showcasing the many great projects.

Date and Times:

July 8th - 12th
9 am - 12 pm
*Full day options!

Location:

Best Buy Teen Tech Center at Gold Crown Clubhouse
150 S. Harlan St. Lakewood, CO 80226

Registration:

$150/camper
For teens, ages 12 - 18

Watch last year's camp highlight video!

STEAM CAMP: DRONE CAMP

These days, it's likely that you've seen a drone in action. Are you interested in learning more about what quadcopters/drones are and how they are used?

  • Designed for beginners who are interested in learning about drones and how they are used in recreational, competitive, and commercial settings
  • Learn how to build, program and fly your own micro quadcopters
  • Explore Freestyle First Person View using flight simulators, and drones for aerial photography
  • Make it an all-day experience! Have a FREE lunch from 12 pm - 1 pm and stay for during Clubhouse hours from 1 pm - 5pm.

Camp Wrap-Up

Thank you to all of our campers for a great week of camp! Stay tuned for a camp video showcasing the many great projects.

Date and Times:

July 22nd - 26th
9 am - 12 pm
*Full day options!

Location:

Best Buy Teen Tech Center at Gold Crown Clubhouse
150 S. Harlan St. Lakewood, CO 80226

Registration:

$250/camper
Registration closes on July 5th!
*Note:  The cost for this camp  covers basic instructional costs as well as supplies.  All participants we leave with their very own, custom built micro drone!
For teens, ages 12 - 18

STEAM CAMP: CAMP YOUTUBE

At Camp YouTube you can learn all the skills necessary to be a multi-media content creator, even if you've never touched a camera!

  • Use professional video equipment to develop the skills of video editing and audio engineering
  • Create your own content to post to your own YouTube channel
  • Explore the marketing skills that YouTubers use
  • Design custom banners, thumbnails, profile pics, and even original merchandise
  • Make it an all-day experience! Have a FREE lunch from 12 pm - 1 pm and stay for during Clubhouse hours from 1 pm - 5pm.

Camp Wrap-Up

Thank you to all of our campers for a great week of camp! Stay tuned for a camp video showcasing the many great projects.

Date and Times:

June 17th - 21st
9 am - 12 pm
*Full day options!

Location:

Best Buy Teen Tech Center at Gold Crown Clubhouse
150 S. Harlan St. Lakewood, CO 80226

Registration:

$150/camper
For teens, ages 12 - 18
FULL - Wait list available
Contact Us with more questions.

STEAM CAMP: THE LANGUAGE OF LETTERS

Hand lettering is an art form that exists everywhere! From graffiti-style street art and fun seasonal greeting cards, to uniquely personalized branding, letters are a language of their own.

  • Explore whimsical font styles and create dimensional lettering using unexpected materials
  • Spell things out with spices, create calligraphy with coffee grounds, or build bold letters with bottle caps
  • Use digital photography techniques to document the process
  • Create interesting stop motion animations
  • Make it an all-day experience! Have a FREE lunch from 12 pm - 1 pm and stay for during Clubhouse hours from 1 pm - 5pm.

Camp Wrap-Up

Thank you to all of our campers for a great week of camp! Stay tuned for a camp video showcasing the many great projects.

Date and Times:

June 3rd - 7th
9 am - 12 pm
*Full day options!

Location:

Clubhouse at Edgewater
2501 Chase St. Edgewater, CO 80214

Registration:

$150/camper
For teens, ages 12 - 18

PREPARING KIDS FOR THE GAME OF LIFE