The Child and Youth Services Babysitting Basics Course enrollment is open for the two-day course. Classes are 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 18-19, Dec. 27-28 and March 14-15 at Harrold Youth Center. Children must be CYS registered to enroll. Enroll at CYS front desk, Parent Central or online through WebTrac. For more information, call 684-5138.

The Combined Arms Research Library Children’s storytime is at 9:30 a.m. every Wednesday at 250 Gibbons Ave. (unless the library is closed). For more information follow CARL on Facebook at

The Child and Youth Services Schools of Knowledge, Inspiration, Exploration and Skills is now enrolling for fall classes. Children must have active CYS registration. For information on classes, call 684-3207 or visit

Boy Scouts, ages 11-17, meet at 7 p.m. on Monday nights at Patch Community Center. For information, contact Carol Gersema at, Troop 66 leader Marco Conners at, Troop 366 leader Mike Swienton at or Cub Scout Pack 1 leader Gina Groceman at

The Fort Leavenworth Co-op home-school group meets 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Thursday at Harrold Youth Center. Classes and activities for children 0-18 are taught by parents and outside instructors.

The New Parent Support Program Morning playgroup for parents and their children, infant through age 3, is from 9-10:30 a.m. every Wednesday in room 125 of the Resiliency Center. For more information, call 684-2800. 

The After-School Program is 2:45-6 p.m. weekdays at Harrold Youth Center for sixth- through 12th-graders. The program offers sports, art, photography and video production. The homework lab provides help in academics, science experiments and “Jeopardy!” tournaments. Transportation is provided from on-post schools as well as Leavenworth and Lansing high schools and Lansing and Warren middle schools. For information visit Harrold Youth Center or call 684-5118. is available to Fort Leavenworth Child and Youth Services patrons. MCC is a Department of Defense website for military families seeking child care. The single online gateway provides comprehensive information on military-operated or military-subsidized child care programs worldwide and simplifies the child care search and request process. For more information, call 684-5138.