YouthBiz Workshops

YouthBiz Workshops

Join us for classes and workshops focusing on the skills young entrepreneurs need to develop their businesses!  For a full description of each class, click on the class name.

Class and Age Range: Date and Time:
Marketing:Website Building
Ages 12-18 years old
Saturday, October 21

10:15am-11:45am

Business Tour: Enstrom Candies
Ages 6-15 years old
Thursday, October 26

10:30am-11:30am

Workshop Series: Let’s Lotion
Ages 6-15 years old
Tuesday, November 7

5:30pm- 7:00pm

YouthBiz Marketplace: Success Strategies
Ages 6-21 years old
Saturday, November 18

10:30am-11:30am

 

Class Descriptions:

 

Marketing: Website Building (Ages 12-18 years)

Saturday, October 21, 2017 10:15am-11:45am

3550 E. First Avenue, Denver, CO 80206

What’s the easiest and most inexpensive way to create a website? How do I ensure safety? Will people be able to just google my business and find it fast? Whether you already have a website or are thinking about creating one, these are some questions that this workshop will cover. Join Amy Williams as she discusses the benefits of having a website, how to best reach your target market, explains what an SEO is, interesting facts about Google and social media marketing. Come ready with some other questions of your own! Sign up NOW!

Business Tour: Enstrom Candies (Ages 6-15 years)

Thursday, October 26, 2017 10:30am-11:30am

201 University Blvd. 118, Cherry Creek North, Denver, CO 80206

What could be more fun than taking a tour of a candy-making business during your Fall Break?? Nothing of course! Join us in learning a bit more about a family business, Enstrom Candies, that started in 1929 making ice cream and toffee and has been booming ever since. We’ll have a chance to talk to the owner and ask some great questions about the history of the business, why they do what they do, what it’s like to be a retail store, and more!! Sign up NOW!

Workshop Series: Let’s Lotion (Ages 6-15 years)

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 5:30 pm-7:00 pm

3550 E. First Avenue, Denver, CO 80206

Love to make body products? Don’t quite have an idea of what to make for YouthBiz Holiday Marketplace? Want to learn how to make lotion? Register to attend our first Workshop series of the year, where you’ll learn the importance of packaging and how to make your lotion-making business stand out from the rest. You’ll have a chance to take home some lotion as well. There is a $10 registration fee due to materials. Sign up HERE!

YouthBiz Marketplace Success Strategies (Ages 6-21 years)

Saturday, November 18, 2017 10:30 am-11:30 am

3550 E. First Avenue, Denver, CO 80206

Find out what it takes to get ready for the YouthBiz Holiday Marketplace! Learn about costs, competition, customer service, and talk to a panel of youth veteran marketplace sellers about their experience and ways they’ve made their booth stand out! This class is strongly recommended for youth who’s first time sellers at our Marketplace. There is a $25 booth fee. Sign up for Marketplace HERE!

Want to explore other opportunities for youth business owners?  Click here.