Category Archives: Events

2017 Court of Dreams

2017 RECAP:
Hornets own FLY TY introduced the Mayor who high-fived our guest speaker CODY ZELLER! J-Mar & J-Stylz of Grammy Award Winning Band BlackStreet performed new hit CRY FOR PEACE. UpLevel Karate put on a heck of a show. AND oh yeah…our CMS area seniors pulled together with former rivals to exemplify unity & teamwork in the Queen City; WeB4Me…Together We Can … and DID!

CONGRATULATIONS NORTH GIRLS & EAST BOYS TEAMS Great win & brand new AND1’s

Congratulations to schools qualifying for the $5 cash back bonuses and scholarships! Thank you to all who participated in our 2017 Court of Dreams Senior Showcase. We’re proud to give thousands back to local high schools through cash back and 5 scholarships!

FINAL TICKET TALLEY

*Friday night drawing “Give-Away” tickets or other complimentary tickets i.e. players, coaches and scouts etc. don’t count towards cash back bonuses. Minimum qualifications: 25 tickets purchased/individual H.S. for the $5 give-back, 50 tickets purchased/individual H.S. to qualify for $500 scholarship , 100 tickets purchased/individual H.S. to qualify for $1000 scholarship).

Ticket Winners from Friday Night Basketball Games! Congratulations to Peg Roberts at Butler, Mason Elmore and Anthony Testa from AK, Joanna Olivieri from Providence, Larry King from East Meck, Melissa & Coach Pettinati at Phillip O’Berry … plus CCHS, Indy, Hough. To all PLAYERS COACHES REFS PARENTS FRIENDS & FAMILY Thank You for joining us at the hive … it was a great day. Stay tuned for more to come!

2016 TEENS GOT TALENT

TEENS GOT TALENT FINALE-2a
Congratulations to ALL finalists for AWESOME performances!! 

A Special Shout Out to the Category Winners!!

Vocalist: Johnathan Faiella from Butler HS john-f-butler-hs

Dance/Act: Ciaran Traynor from Charlotte Catholic HS ciaran

Spoken Word: Ray Shaun Garrett from PLC spoken-word-illmind
Solo Instrumentals: Andre Braza from Butler winner-lrt-hug-andre

Band: Sax Trio Jackson & Grayson Boatwiright & Michael Lee from Ardrey Kell jazz-jam jazz-trio-leader

Original Piece Runner Up: Tyvaun James from Rocky River HS trevon my-brother-inspires-me UPDATE:Congratulations on Music Scholarship to UNC Greensboro

GRAND PRIZE WINNER 15 hours of studio time performing her Original Piece “Why?”
Playing guitar from N Lincoln HS … CAMRYN WILSON winner-grand-prize-congratulations-camryn-wilson

What is TEEN REACH?

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Spend Time with Friends

TEEN REACH is a 501c3 non-profit organization that walks the talk of positive choices by engaging in real conversations with celebrity guests & motivational speakers, music & song-writing, disc golf, basketball, art, soccer, zip-lining, horseback and so much more! Learn MORE>>

“You did an awesome job coordinating the event and so much fun combined with tons of learning for parents and kids alike.”

“Thank you for this opportunity … had an amazing time.”

What a day!

View photos & video on our Gallery page. Missed this one? Stayed tuned for the next!

Register NOW to guarantee YOUR choices

Plus if signed-up by November 15th you’ll receive a T-Shirt!

2015 Latta Equestrian Center – “OVer the ToP” PAST EVENT

The retreat will be held Saturday, April 25, 2015 rain or shine.

Registration is available here. May register for No or a Reduced suggested donation level as needed by using the scholarship button when registering. ALL contributions are GREATLY appreciated & help cover activities, speakers, entertainment, food, beverages and special take away gifts and prizes!

Participants: arrive at 9:30 for check-in
Drop off and/or parking: on arrival at 6201 Sample Rd. follow signs the to Equestrian Center Office. Signs and retreat assistants will help guide you.

Address: LATTA EQUESTRIAN CENTER
6201 Sample Rd. Huntersville, NC 28078
Phone: (704) 992 – 1550

Tips to ensure a great experience:

  • Eat a good breakfast! Mid-morning & afternoon snacks, lunch, dinner & beverages will be provided.
  • Please dress for activity. This includes sneakers and rain gear if needed. We REIN rain or shine! Remember sunscreen, hats, and sunglasses (REMINDER: be one of the 1st 75 to register & receive a sun visor!)
  • Guardians please arrive promptly by 4:50pm for your afternoon session. Adults will reunite with their teen for dinner, keynote speaker and closing ceremony.

Itinerary*

9:30 Arrival & CHECK IN at HOSPITALITY
9:45 WELCOME Participants Meet Small Group Facilitators
10:30 Real Life Stories & Q/A with: Baltimore Ravens Marquis Ogden and other surprise guests!
11:30 Small Group – Break out session I
12:00 LUNCH with Music & Entertainment
12:30 Healthy Relationships & Happiness with Lori Davis
1:00 Small Group – Break out session II
1:30 Choice De-stressors (as indicated on registration form i.e. horseback, canoeing, video game truck, makeovers etc.)
4:50 Guardian arrival for parent seminar
5:30 Large Group Activity – Butterfly Project & Entertainment
6:20 DINNER (teen & guardian reunite)
6:30 Motivational Keynote BRENDA ROBINSON
Our Nation’s 1st African-American Female Navy Pilot
7:10 Music by JackieO. Kelly & Entertainment by Scott Francis
8:00 Bonfire & Closing Remarks
9:00 Depart                                                                                                  *Subject to Change

Additional Contact information

 Lisa Thornton
Teen Reach Program Director
Ph# 704-313-9245
Registration
CLOSED – past event