The Youth Center assists active-duty personnel and DOD civilians by offering a safe, educational environment for youths ages 6 to 18. In Bldg. 1143 near Fowler Park, the Youth Center is affiliated with the Boys & Girls Clubs of America and 4-H.
Daily programs include homework assistance, computer resources, job referral, community service projects, youth transition programs, social programs, sports programs, instructional classes, before- and after-school programs, summer camps, holiday camps, 4-H, open recreation, the Air Force Fit Families program, Friday night programs, and holiday events and festivals. Annual programs include the Boys & Girls Club Youth of the Year program, Boys & Girls Club Day for Kids and much more.
Youth ages 11 to 13 are welcome to join the Boys & Girls Club “Torch Club,” which provides experience to develop productive citizens. Youths ages 14 to 18 will benefit from the Youth Center’s career preparation program and financial skills classes, and the Boys & Girls Club “Keystone Club,” which promotes leadership and citizenship.
Program-specific calendars are available at the Youth Center and list all events, costs, dates and times. For more information, visit the Youth Activities Center office or call 623-856-7470/7471.