WELCOME TO THE
NORTH TONAWANDA YOUTH CENTER
WELCOME TO THE
NORTH TONAWANDA YOUTH CENTER
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News & Notes
Adult-Child Dance Party
Friday March 14th
Tickets: Pre Sale: $2 adult, $1 child
At door: $3 adult, $2 child
Grades K-6 accompanied by parents or relatives
This is a family event that guarantee's to be the ultimate St. Patrick's Day Family Celebration. Includes music, dancing, crafts, activities, games, prizes, & bounce house. Door prizes & raffles.
*Food & refreshments will be available for purchase.
All proceeds go towards the Youth Board High School Scholarship Fund.
***TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED IN THE YOUTH CENTER MAIN OFFICE DURING NORMAL HOURS OF OPERATION***
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 Rosters Dodgeball Schedule
Purple Cobras def. Average Joes 3-0
Lumberjacks def. Dodge This 3-1
Hasselhoff def. Kamikazes 3-0
Hasselhoff def. Dodge This 3-0
Purple Cobras def. Lumberjacks 3-0
Average Joes def. Kamikazes 3-2
Purple Cobras (2-1)
Average Joes (2-1)
Dodge This (0-3)
Click for detailed standings
Friday April 4
CALLING ALL AGES WITH TALENT
If you've got a talent we want to see it. (Singing, dancing, gymnastics, instrumental, comedy, magic, etc)
Deadline to register is March 21st
What to expect...
-Sign up in the main office.
-Participate for a chance to win prizes against peers in your age division
-Age divisions will be determined after the Registration Deadline date.
-Performances must be no longer than 2 minutes.
-Any accompanying music must be brought in the form of a CD or on an iPod
-Any additional set-up requirements (instruments, gym mats, etc) must be indicated at time of sign up.
-Performances will be rated based on the following criteria:
-Preparedness (Shows evidence of practice and preparation)
-Stage Presence (Engaging to audience)
-Overall Quality of Performance
- 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)
Our 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)
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.
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!
Session 1: Friday Oct. 18 - Friday January 24 Status: CLOSED
Session 2: Friday Feb. 7 - Friday April 25 Status: CLOSED
(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****
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
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)
Age Group: 2-6 grade When: Wednesdays Cost: Free!
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!
695-8520 ext. 5510 Alex Domaradzki (Youth Coordinator)
695-8520 ext. 5530 Youth Center Direct Line (During hours of operation)
Other notable contacts:
695-8520 ext. 5500 Patricia Brosius (Director of Youth, Parks & Recreation)
695-8520 ext. 5508 Pam Hogan (Recreation/Senior Coordinator)