Youth Programs

Brantford is in Step Two of the Roadmap to Reopen and therefore YOUth programs will not run until at least January 26, 2022. Visit Brantford’s programs and services updates page to learn what’s open and closed as well as how city services are affected.

We offer several youth programs for ages 11 to 17.  

A Night for YOUth (11 to 16 years)

A Night for YOUth
Check out our youth only WLounge, open for use of video game systems, iMac computer stations and iPad use. Pool table and COVID-19-safe board games and other activities will be available. Keep an eye out for daily activities and themes on our monthly calendar.

A Night for YOUth - All Access on Wednesdays
Come and check out our youth only WLounge and open gym time. Open gym gives you access to the Woodman gym with various sports equipment. The WLounge will be open for use of video game systems, iMac computer stations and iPad use. Pool table and certain COVID-19 safe board games and other activities will be available. Keep an eye out for daily activities and themes on our monthly calendar.

Details
DaysTimesDetails
Tuesday 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  
Wednesday  5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

All access!
Participants have access to both the gymnasium and the WLounge.

Thursday 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  

A Night For YOUth is a free program and is limited to five youth per session. Pre-registration is required. Register online at brantford.ca/RecConnect

Register online

Youth Leadership Development-Level One (13 to 16 years)

This program is geared to youth looking to receive basic training in leadership skills, communication, program planning, team building, inclusion, resource development and more in an interactive classroom experience. After the in class training, participants then put their skills in action during a 30-hour volunteer placement in a City of Brantford Community Recreation Program.

Pre-registration is required and COVID-19 safety protocols will be in place. Youth must show proof of double vaccination with enhanced QR code upon entry

Details
DaysTimeCostActivity number
March 14 to March 18 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  $170.00 Coming soon

Important information

  • Children must wear a face covering that covers their nose and mouth (without gaps) for the majority of program.
  • Children 12 years of age and older must show proof of double vaccination before entry
  • Bring a snack and a refillable water bottle (water fountains are only available for refilling at this time)
  • Please bring both indoor and outdoor running shoes, and outdoor appropriate clothing. Children will be playing outdoors (weather permitting).
  • Parents are required to sign-in and sign-out their child(ren) outside the facility. Parents will be asked to call the facility to notify of pick-up.
  • Pre-screening for each child will be implemented. Temperatures will also be taken.
  • Consistent with public health regulations, ongoing handwashing and sanitizing protocols (including all materials and surfaces) will be adhered to by all staff and participants prior to and throughout program.
  • Everyone in the household must stay home if anyone is experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, been notified that they are a close contact or is waiting for test results after experiencing symptoms. Refunds will be issued if this occurs for days not attended in this situation.

Contact us

Call us for more information or to book a rental.