35 Grant Street
  North Tonawanda, NY 14120 
  695-8520 x5530

 NT Youth Center  

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Hours of Operation:


               

Mondays

Closed


Tuesdays-Thursdays 

4:30-6:30 (K-6 grade)

6:30-8:30 (7-12 grade)


Fridays

4:30-7:00 (K-6 grade)

6:30-9:00 (7-12 grade)


Saturdays

12:00-4:00 (K-6 grade)

4:00-9:00 (7-12 grade)



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What's Coming Up...

For a complete look ahead view our CALENDAR


Thursday April 17th
Easter Party 4:30-6:30pm

Tuesday April 22nd
Flag Football League Begins

Saturday May 10th
3-on-3 May Mayhem
Basketball Tournament






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VIDEO CLUB VIDEO OF THE WEEK

Printable Documents

Media Corner

WELCOME TO THE

NORTH TONAWANDA YOUTH CENTER

THE YOUTH CENTER WILL BE OPEN NORMAL HOURS TUESDAY-THURSDAY (April 15-17) DURING SPRING BREAK

THE YOUTH CENTER WILL BE CLOSED FRIDAY & SATURDAY (April 18-19)

Welcome to our site, dedicated to make information access easier to all our programs.  Toggle our main menu above to find exactly what you are looking for or enjoy our "Media Corner" to the left with live Twitter updates and abilities to interact via comments on our Facebook App. 
Still have questions about our programming?  Click on the Contact Us button and we'd be glad to answer your questions.

ATTENTION 16-19 YR OLDS...

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Niagara County Youth Employment Program

Application Form

News & Notes

May Mayhem 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

Saturday May 10, 2014

FREE to participate!!!

12-14 yr old tournament (begins approx 12:30pm)
15-18 yr old tournament (begins approx 4:00pm)

Assemble a team of 3-4 players and compete in this ultimate 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament. 

Prizes awarded to winning teams.  Scorekeepers and referees provided.


For more information click on the links below.  (DEADLINE TO REGISTER IS MAY 2ND)

Registration Form & Rules
Informational Flyer


Summer Outdoor Basketball League

Registration now underway!!

12-14 yr old boys:  Wednesdays (June 25-Aug 20)

15-18 yr old boys:  Mondays (June 30-August 18th)

For more information head to:

SUMMER LEAGUE
YCFFL (Youth Center Flag Football League)

Grades 3-6 & 7-12
Tuesday & Thursday Nights

-- 4-on-4

-- Form your own team or sign up individually and be placed on a team.

Games held Tuesdays and Thursdays.  League begins April 22nd.

Sign up in the main office



Easter Party (K-6 Grade)
Thursday April 17th
4:30-6:30pm

Join us for our annual Easter Party which includes an Egg Hunt, games, prizes, crafts, chocolate candy-making, and much more!

St. Patty's Day Photo Booth

5-on-5 Dodgeball League

The Dodgeball League kicked off in exciting fashion on Tuesday February 25th.  Average Joes took down the Lumberjacks 3-0 while Team Hasselhoff came back from two games down to beat the Purple Cobras 3-2.  The Kamikazes defeated Dodge This 3-1 to finish off the first week of the season. 

   Dodgeball Schedule



PLAYOFF MATCH-UPS
 APRIL 22ND
(Games begin @ 6:30pm)

Game A
Kamikazes  vs.  Dodge This

Game C
Hasselhoff  vs.  Winner of Game A

Game B
Average Joes  vs.  Lumberjacks

Game D
Purple Cobras  vs.  Winner of Game B

Championship
Winner of Game C  vs.  Winner of Game D







This Week's Matchups (Results)
(April 15th)

Kamikazes  def. Lumberjacks  3-2
Average Joes  def.  Haselhoff  3-0
Purple Cobras  def.  Dodge This  3-0

Kamikazes  def.  Purple Cobras  3-1
Hasselhoff  def.  Lumberjacks  3-2
Average Joes  def.  Dodge This  3-0
             

Standings
Purple Cobras  (11-3)
Hasselhoff (9-5)
Kamikazes (8-6)
Average Joes  (8-6)
Lumberjacks (3-11)
Dodge This  (3-11)

Click for detailed standings



Open Programs

Each and everyday youth can participate in what we consider "open" programming, which refers to activities that are open to participate in at anytime on an any day.  These programs include:

  • Daily arts & crafts
  • Air hockey, billiards, fooseball, ping pong
  • Video games (PS3, XBox 360, Nintendo Wii, Game Cube, Super Nintendo)
  • Open gym
  • Cable TV (Sabres games, TV shows, movies etc)
  • Computer lab (internet, music, etc)
  • Tutoring

Special Programs

Our "special" programs refer to activities that are scheduled randomly through the week at designated times and days.  To stay updated on what special programming is on tap each week, check out our "News & Notes" section or click on the Calendar.

O
ur special programs include:

  • Friday Movie Nights
  • Holiday Parties (Halloween, Christmas, Easter, etc)
  • Weekly contests and tournaments
  • Organized athletic activiites (Sport of the Day, sport tournaments, etc)
  • Game show simulations (Minute to Win It, Deal or No Deal, etc)

Club Programs

Below are a few of the "club" programs we offer at the Youth Center.  These programs meet once per week at a specific time.  Registration for some of these programs is required as they fill up quickly (cheerleading & dance) however other programs (science club & video club) do not need formal registration.

(Hand in forms to Youth Center Main Office)

The cheerleading squad meets once per week (Fridays). Over the course of several months these girls practice and perfect basic cheerleading/gymnastic moves, while working on a cheering routine which is performed during half-time of a youth basketball game. (Registration required)

    Age Group:  K-7 grade         When:  Friday Nights       Cost:  Free!
                                                             5:30-6:30PM

     Session 1:  Friday Oct. 18 - Friday January 24     Status:  CLOSED
     Session 2:  Friday Feb. 7 - Friday April 25            Status:  CLOSED

REGISTER HERE!

(Hand in forms to Youth Center main office)


The dance team meets once per week (Saturday), learning and practicing a variety of basic hip hop/jazz dance moves. These girls work for several months while perfecting a dance routine choreographed by our dance instructor, and have a final performance for friends & family.


Age Group:  1-5 grade         When:  Saturdays       Cost: Free!

                    6-12 grade                    Saturdays  


****LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE FOR THIS PROGRAM****


Session 1

1st-5th Grade:    Saturday November 2 - Saturday February 8  (5:00-5:45pm)     Status:  CLOSED

6th-12th Grade:  Saturday November 2 - Saturday February 8  (6:00-6:45pm)     Status:  CLOSED




The Video Club is your chance to become a movie star, video director/editor, screen writer, or camera crew member. Join us as we produce our own movies, re-make popular movies, create comedy skits, music videos, talk shows, and news broadcasts. To date we've produced over 170 videos.  Check us out on our YouTube channelWe are in the process of obtaining a green screen and new video editing programs to enhance the video club experience and products!

                                Age Group:  2-6 grade         When:  Tuesdays        Cost:  Free!
                                                    7-12 grade                    Wednesdays

                               Tuesdays  (K-6 Grade):        5:00pm    Status:  OPEN (no reg. required)
                          Wednesdays (7-12 Grade):       7:00pm    Status:  OPEN (no reg. required)

The Science Club meets once per week and explores a variety of science concepts by conducting experiments, making interesting discoveries, and producing science-based products. Learn not only how to make awesome experiments, but also learn why and how they work as our trained science instructor explains the basic science concepts behind these totally amazing activities! No sign-ups are needed, just come and join the fun!  (Topic schedule will be available in October).

Age Group:  2-6 grade        When:  Wednesdays      Cost: Free!
                                                         5:00-6:00pm

                                         
                                      Status: Wednesday Oct. 9 - January 29   OPEN (no reg. required)

*Some concepts may be advanced for younger age groups but they enjoy the product nonetheless!


Have questions?

For answers to your questions regarding our programming, check out our FAQ page.  If your question still hasn't been answered please feel free to contact us:

695-8520 ext. 5510   Alex Domaradzki (Youth Coordinator)
695-8520 ext. 5530   Youth Center Direct Line (During hours of operation)
E
mail: ntyouthcenter@gmail.com

Other notable contacts:
695-8520 ext. 5500   Patricia Brosius (Director of Youth, Parks & Recreation)
695-8520 ext. 5508   Pam Hogan  (Recreation/Senior Coordinator)