What are the Y-Guides and Princesses?

A father and son or father and daughter program which sponsors events to enjoy together.

What ages do my kids have to be?

Pre-Kindergarten through fourth grade for Y-Guides & Princesses. 5th-8th grade for Trailblazers.

Does it cost a lot of money?

The program is very reasonable. There is a small annual fee and charges for each event are kept to a minimum.

What about the campouts?

There are three campouts a year. You’ll need a tent (or popup) for the fall and spring campout. We reserve cabins for the winter campout. Cabins are also available at the Fall campout.

What is the time commitment?

The program runs from September through May. There is typically one event and one meeting per month. You are welcome to attend as many events as you like or are able.

How big is the program?

There are currently about 200 dads.

How is it organized?

Circles (formerly known as Tribes) of 8-12 dads attend monthly meetings.

Why should I join?

To spend time with your kids, build memories, socialize, and have fun. There is no greater gift you can give your children than your time.

Is the program tied to a particular religion?

No. We welcome everyone!

How do I join?

Contact The Three Owls Federation office at 630.420-6270.