Youth Center


6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.


The Youth Programs goal is to provide a safe, enriching, supervised environments for youth of all ages. Our programs maintain an atmosphere that encourages flexibility and allows for freedom of choice within appropriate guidelines. We strive to reinforce family values and emphasize the uniqueness of each child by promoting positive attitudes and validating self-worth. Some of the programs we offer include: Before and After School Care, Power Hour (help with homework), and Youth Sports.

Smart Girls Club: DIY Lipstick
Thu-Fri · 1-2 Nov · 4-5 p.m. · Free · Ages 9-18
Using crayons, olive oil, and coconut oil, create your own lipstick or lip balm!

Parent’s Night Out
Fri · 2 Nov · 6:30-10:30 p.m. · Members $10, Non-members $15 · Ages 5-12
Need a break to do some holiday shopping? Drop your kids off at the Youth Center for dinner, games, movies, and fun!

Torch Club/Keystone Club Speeches
Mon · 5 Nov · 4-5 p.m. · Free · Ages 9-18
Do you have what it takes to run for an officer position for our community involvement clubs? Deliver your 1-2 minute speech as we prepare for Election Day on the 6th!

Torch Club/Keystone Club Officer Election Day
Tue · 6 Nov · 3:30-5 p.m. · Free · Ages 9-18
It’s Election Day! Learn about all of the ins and outs of a real Election during open rec hours today as you cast your votes!

CAREER LAUNCH: Guest Speakers
Wed · 7 Nov · 1-4 p.m. · Free · Ages 9-18
Learn about different types of career opportunities with guest speakers speaking on the ROTC program, X Ray Technician, C130 Maintenance, and more!

BGCA Triple Play: Basketball Drills
Thu · 8 Nov · 4-5 p.m. · Free · Ages 9-18
Shoot some hoops, invent new games, or create a 3×3 or 4×4 game! All skill levels welcome!

BGCA Fine Arts: Clay Oven Creations
Fri · 9 Nov · 4-5 p.m. · Free · Ages 9-18
Create and cook a sculpture of you’re choosing with our clay oven!

TEENS: Glow in the Dark Capture the Flag
Fri · 9 Nov · 6-9 p.m. · Free · Ages 13-18
Much like a regular game of capture the flag, join us for glow capture the flag outside on the grounds! We’ll provide the glow and the fun!

BGCA Passport 2 Manhood: Relationships with Girls
Tue · 13 Nov · 4-5 p.m. · Free · Ages 9-18
In this sessions, youth become aware of stereotypes of women in the popular culture, and they consider how to relate to girls with respect and as equals.

Healthy Habits: Cooking Project: Ground Turkey vs. Ground Beef
Wed · 14 Nov · 1-3 p.m. · Free for Members, $5 for Non-members · Ages 9-18
Put your aprons on and join us as we compare/contrast the health benefits of ground turkey vs ground beef while making tacos!

BGCA Fine Arts: Charcoal Pumpkins
Thu · 15 Nov · 4-5 p.m. · Free · Ages 9-18
Let your creative juices flow as we make art with charcoal! Learn blending techniques and more!

BGCA Triple Play: Connect 4 Tournament
Fri · 16 Nov · 4-5 p.m. · Free · Ages 9-18
Connect four of your checkers in a row while preventing your opponent from doing the same! But, look out—your opponent can sneak up on you and win the game! Tournament style!

TEENS: T-Shirt Designs
Fri · 16 Nov · 6-9 p.m. · Free · Ages 13-18
Create your own designs using paint, tape, our heat press, and more to make your own t shirt!

DIY STEM: 3D Printing
Mon-Tue · 19-20 Nov · 4-5 p.m. each day · Free · Ages 9-18
Design and print your own 3D creations!

DIY STEM: Popcorn Makers
Wed · 21 Nov · 1-3 p.m. · Free · Ages 9-18
Create your own make-shift popcorn making machine using tea lights and aluminum cans! Pop your own popcorn to follow!

BCGA Triple Play: Table Tennis
Mon · 26 Nov · 4-5 p.m. · Free · Ages 9-18
Join us for a variety of challenging table tennis strategy games with a partner or solo!

BCGA Tech Tuesday: 1-2 Switch
Tue · 27 Nov · 4-5 p.m. · Free · Ages 9-18
Face your opponent in a variety of mini games to include lightsaber fights, telephone, and guessing games!

BGCA DIY STEM: Makerspace/Builderspace
Wed-Fri · 28-30 Nov · 1-6 p.m. on Wed · 4-6 p.m. Thu-Fri · Free · Ages 9-18
Build structures, people, places, and buildings with an array of cardboard and duct tape. Use your creative juices to create a world of your own!

Keystone/Teen Council 3D Printing
Fri · 30 Nov · 6-9 p.m. · Free · Ages 9-18
Work on community service project by helping us create 3D printed cookie-cutters!<br>