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2024 YouthConnect Worcester Summer Program Overview

YouthConnect Summer Evening Program

July 1- August 23, 2024

Mission:

Provide neighborhood-based summer, recreational, educational, and cultural activities to isolated and underserved Worcester middle school age youth.

QUESTIONS? – CONTACT ACOX@YMCAOFCM.ORG

On Site Programming Options and What They Offer:

YMCA
766 Main Street
508-755-6101 x1240; acox@ymcaofcm.org
M – F (Coed) 5:30 – 8:30 PM
Social Recreation, Basketball, Fitness Center, Painting/Arts & Crafts, Summer Reading, Computer Lab, Swimming, and Special Events.

 

Friendly House
36 Wall Street
508-755-4362; acorazzini@friendlyhousema.org
M – T, TH (Coed) 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Basketball Skills and Drills, Cooking and Baking, and Visual Arts.

 

YWCA
1 Salem Square
508-767-2505 x3020; msantana@ywcacm.org
M – TH (Coed) 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Gym Activities, Sports, Workout room, Basketball Clinics with the Worcester Majors, Fitness Classes, Arts and Crafts, and Gender Specific Programs.

 

Worcester Youth Center
326 Chandler Street
508-791-4702; NColon@worcesteryouthcenter.org
W, F (Coed) 5:00 – 9:00 PM
Board Games, Skills Competitions, Free Play, and Recording Studio. Video Game Tournament. Fridays Only: Cookout and Music.

 

Boys & Girls Club
65 Boys & Girls Club Way (Formerly Tainter Street)
508-753-3377; sallotey@bgcworcester.org
M – F (Coed) 5:30 – 9:30 PM
Basketball, Indoor and Outdoor Sports, Social Recreation, Visual Arts & Dance, College & Career Prep, Swimming, Prevention, and Gender

 

Girls Inc. – Gender Specific Programming (Girls Only)
125 Providence Street
508-755-6455; jdiaz@girlsincworcester.org
T-TH 5:30 – 9:00 PM
Basketball with drills and Skills, STEAM, Swimming, Arts & Crafts cooking, homemade spa.

Past Photos and Video From YouthConnect Summer Nights