Lansing Craft Fair at the Gray Barn; Rural Youth Services

Holiday Craft Fair, Lansing Rural Youth Services

Legos at Lansing RYS program

Legos at Lansing Rural Youth Services

Holiday craft fair image from Lansing Rural Youth Services

Holiday Crafts, Lansing Rural Youth Services

Lansing (Town)

Lansing Youth Services offers year-round programs for middle school aged youth and a youth employment program for Lansing teens.  

Lansing Youth Services is enrolling for the second round of summer programs! These programs are open to youth entering 5th through 8th grade and will follow CDC and NYS Guidelines. Each session will start with a lesson online as we meet educators and youth from around Tompkins County. This will be followed by an in-person session at Myers Park in Pavilion F with Lansing's Program Manager, Travis. We will then follow-up most days with an online session to discuss our adventures with the groups from around the county.

August 3-6 Get Lost!- Time: 9:00am – 1:00pm Location: Hammond Hill State Forest. Practice backcountry navigation, survival and naturalist skills at Hammond Hill State Forest. Program will meet at Hammond Hill State Forest at the parking lot at the top of Hammond Hill Rd. next to Camp Earth Connections. Zoom from 3-4 on Monday and Tuesday.

August 10-13 Lake Life-Time: 9:00am – 1:00pm Location: Myers Park Pavilion F. Summer sun and Cayuga Lake! Come enjoy life on the lake as we take advantage of Myers Park and all the lake has to offer! Program will meet at Pavilion F at Myers Park. Zoom from 3-4 on Tuesday and Wednesday.

August 18-21 Funky Furniture- Time: 9:00am – 1:00pm Location: Myers Park Pavilion F. Turn ugly into awesome! Do woodworking, painting, decorating, and re-create personalized furniture!

August 24-27 Do it Yourself and Primitive Skills - 9:00am – 1:00pm Location: Myers Park Pavilion F Do It Yourself- Summer Edition will provide individual and group projects, repurposing materials, primitive skills and arts and crafts! Come learn some new skills and make something awesome! Zoom from 3-4 on Tuesday and Wednesday.


Mon- Wed: 3pm - 4:30pm (Online)

Tue, Wed, Thurs: 9am - 1pm (at Myers, Pavilion F)

To register for these programs, please contact Travis Judd through the email address provided below. 

Last updated August 3, 2020