Area IV Youth Center

Area 4 youth playing basketball

The Area IV Youth Center has deep roots in the community. We offer:

  • homework assistance
  • healthy snacks
  • leadership development opportunities
  • sports leagues
  • arts
  • community service
  • enrichment activities

Our programming is enhanced through partnerships with several local organizations.

The Pre-Teen Program, for youth in grades 4 -5, has many enrichment activities, as well as, recreational activities such as basketball, cultural cooking classes, and art classes. Our programs balance fun activities with learning and service to the community.

Our Middle School Program, for youth in grades 6-8, offers developmentally appropriate activities for middle schoolers including service learning, social enrichment and recreational opportunities.

The Teen Program for youth, ages 14 to 19, offers additional classes such as resume writing, music and media messaging.

View the Youth Centers Teen Program Application.

View the Youth Centers Afterschool Program Application Packet

View the Summer Youth Programs Registration Form.

Check out how Area IV is collaborating with Harvard University at The Food Lab for Kids and view the article.

Area 4 youth at harvard food lab