Youth Programs

Petawa offers a variety of clubs for girls in grades K5-8, plus Camp Tuck Leadership Camp. Petawa's youth programs promote friendship, leadership, personal growth, and fun!​

Kickstart! (Art of Living for Girls)

A hands-on skills program for 7th and 8th grade girls! 

The program is designed to give girls in 7th and 8th grades the opportunity to get a jumpstart on their culinary and home arts skills. This experience includes formation in service, faith, and friendship.

When: Apr. 13 from 1:15 - 4:30pm

Where: Petawa Cultural Center

Cost: $180 for all six sessions or $95 for one semester.

Registration is required!


Clubs for Girls

Clubs offer engaging leadership, service and craft activities to inspire girls to develop their talents and passions in a supportive setting. Moms and high school and college students who have attended programs sponsored by Petawa lead the clubs and give talks on virtues and character development. Club girls become friends and leaders who know how to infuse confidence and compassionate service into every aspect of their lives.

Clubs are offered for girls in grades K5 - 8th grade at a variety of locations.

For more information on a youth program near you, email us:

Girls for Good (Leadership & Service Club)

Who: Middle School Girls in 6th-8th grade

When: Apr. 19 from 6:30-8:30pm. With Capstone Project on Apr. 27.

Where: Petawa Cultural Center

Cost: $50 (Venmo @Cynthia-Twetten, or make a check out to Cindy Twetten before the first meeting)

For more information, email:


Camp Tuck & Tiny Tuck

Camp Tuck and Tiny Tuck are fun-filled summer leadership camps for girls offering a program of character building, sports, recreation and faith formation. Their aim is to encourage and develop the virtues necessary for becoming a positive influence on family, friends and society.

Inspired by the Christian understanding of the person, the programs teach the virtues of cheerfulness, generosity and diligence, encouraging genuine femininity while helping each girl to be an authentic leader serving others.