Youth Week

National Youth Week celebrates youth across Canada. Youth Week is always May 1 to 7 each year. Brantford Youth Council (BYC) is a proud host of youth week in partnership with the City of Brantford.

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Youth Week Activities

Woodman Park Community Centre, 491 Grey Street, will be open for youth drop-in programs from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Monday to Friday and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Become a member today! You must be ages 11 to 17 to participate and all Youth Week activities take place at Woodman Park Community Centre located at 491 Grey Street.

Events details

Wednesday, May 1 - Open Gym 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

All skill levels welcome to enjoy sports in the gym and perhaps a few friendly games.

Thursday, May 2 - Drop- in Basketball 7:30 p.m. to 9:00pm.

All skills levels are welcome to play

Friday, May 3 - Woodman After Dark

Woodman Park Community Centre will be open late from 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. for youth to celebrate youth week. Enjoy the open gym, video games and pool in the WLounge as well as free snacks, karaoke, and more. Youth must be signed in before 8:00 p.m. and re-entry is not allowed.
Youth Members are admitted for free and non-members cost $3.00.

Saturday, May 4 - Polymer Clay Workshop 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Make a pair of earrings, a keychain or  a pendant. Registration is required.

Register online or call 519-759-4150 ext.5079.

Monday, May 6-D.I.Y - Spring Bird Paint Class 6:00 p.m. to 7:30

With easy step-by-step instructions, we’ll help you create your own painting to keep. Supplies will be included. Registration is required.

Register online or call 519-759-4150 ext.5079.

Celebration of Youth Excellence Event

On, Tuesday, May 7, a Celebration of Youth Excellence event and Municipal Leadership Development Graduation will be held. Stay tuned for more information.