Tag: Cultural Services

Volunteers Create Holiday Cheer for MacLaren Youth

“This was the best Christmas I ever had,” said one participating youth.

Youth Experience Native American Culture through Pow Wows

Pow wows inside OYA facilities allow youth to connect with their own culture and learn about others.

‘I Feel Like We’re All Welcomed Here’

Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations help youth connect with their cultures — and each other.

Juneteenth Event Provides Cultural Lessons for MacLaren Youth

Youth performed and heard music, and presented about African-American history.

Oregon Tribes Bring Ceremony — and Mentorship — to OYA Youth

The Confederated Tribes of Grande Ronde host annual ceremonies and talking circles at MacLaren.

Staff at Pride 2018 event and illustration of the word "Pride".

OYA Youth Celebrate Pride 2018

A range of community organizations supporting LGBTQQI youth visited MacLaren.

MacLaren Youth Lead Celebration of Black History Month

MacLaren youth led an event that included Black history lessons, trivia, and youth performances.

Looking Forward – 2018

See what OYA is anticipating in the coming year.

Drumming Workshop Brings Cultural Lessons to Rogue Valley Youth

Youth at Rogue Valley Youth Correctional Facility learned about African drumming and culture.