BCYF Teen Programs & Events

Looking for teen programs?  Check out some of the current BCYF Teen programs below or look on the Community Center & Pools page to see programming for each BCYF Center.  Don't forget to follow us on Twitter or Facebook for ongoing updates!

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    BCYF Teen Programs & Events

    16 BCYF community centers have teen-friendly spaces and programming specifically designed by and for teens. These are spaces to connect with others, participate in a range of programs, and enjoy unstructured time having fun, hanging out, doing homework, getting assistance with job searches, and more.


    Last year over 8,000 Boston teens participated in BCYF teen programming.


    Look on the Community Center & Pools page to see programming for each BCYF Center, and check Twitter and Facebook for updates. Our current BCYF teen programs are listed below:


    Dorchester: BCYF Cleveland & BCYF Leahy-Holloran (coming soon!)

    East Boston: BCYF Paris Street & BCYF Pino

    Hyde Park: BCYF Hyde Park

    Jamaica Plain: BCYF Curtis Hall (coming soon!) & BCYF Hennigan

    Mattapan: BCYF Gallivan & BCYF Mildred Avenue

    Mission Hill: BCYF Tobin (coming soon!)

    North End: BCYF Nazzaro

    Roslindale: BCYF Roslindale

    Roxbury: BCYF Vine Street

    South Boston: BCYF Curley

    South End: BCYF Blackstone (coming soon!)

    West Roxbury: BCYF Roche

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    Snap Shot Summer Photography Program Now Accepting Applications

    This summer employment program introduces participants to all aspects of photography. Led by a professional photographer the program includes opportunities to conduct “photo shoots” around Boston, visit museums and art galleries, dedicated computer lab time to edit digital photos, weekly personal development workshops led by John Hancock, and the responsibility of serving as a “staff photographer” at various events for Boston Centers for Youth & Families.

    Snap Shot Flyer and Application »

    Snap Shot Instructor Job Description »

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    BCYF SUPERTeens Program

    Do you have what it takes to be a SUPERTeen? SUPERTeens offers youth ages 13-14 a summer leadership experience through working at a BCYF Community Center, participating in weekly workshops, and going on fun and educational excursions.

    SUPERTeens Flyer and Application »

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    Summer Events & Programs Across Boston

    Across every neighborhood of Boston, BCYF community centers offer a rich menu of summer opportunities for young people and their families. Whether it’s a traditional summer day camp or a sports league, a new rock climbing instruction program or an educational offering, you'll find it all inside BCYF Summer Guide 2015.

    BCYF Summer Guide 2015 »

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    Want to join your local BCYF community center?

    Fill out this application online and bring a print out with you to the center.  Make sure you contact the center to find out what documents you need to bring with you to complete the application process, determine membership rates and the forms of accepted payment.

    BCYF Membership Form »

    BCYF Youth Membership Form »

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  • BCYF Spelling Bee 2015
    BCYF's Annual Spelling Bee, featuring 24 students from across Boston. Mayor Walsh and Interim Director of BCYF Chris Byner, offer remarks from the Mildred Avenue Community Center in Mattapan. Watch Video »
  • Game of the Week: Boys Boston City League All-Star Game
    We head to the Cabot Center at Northeastern University, as the city's best and brightest Boys high school basketball players square off, in the 2015 Boston City League All-Star game. Watch Video »

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