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Spring Programs!

Check out the programs we are offering this spring! Beginning Monday, March 13th at 9:00am, you can sign up online or pass in a registration form at the front desk! See program descriptions below for more information. Click here for the link to online registration (If it's your first time using our online registration, sign up your child as a "participant" after logging in!)

Email Demi at  This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it  with any questions!               

Daily Drop-in

Members, join in on these activities every day at 3:00pm this spring! Listen for the announcement each day! 

Monday: Cracker Barrel

Tuesday: Backyard Tournaments

Wednesday: Soccer

Thursday: Wiffle Ball


Middle School Programs

Click here to sign up for these online or print and fill out our Program Registration Form and pass it in at the front desk! (Copies of the form are available at the front desk as well!)

Step Up  STEP UP HAS FILLED UP! Email Demi at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it to be put on a waitlist. 

Tuesdays 3/28 – 6/13, 3:00-5:00

Cost: Free

Join the spring session of our community service group for middle school girls! We work together on fun projects, like trips to the Senior Center, Lazarus House, the MSPCA, and more! You cannot participate in two consecutive Step Up sessions. Open to 11 middle school girls (Must be YC members!)

Fitbit Club             

Weeks of 3/27, 4/10 & 4/24

Cost: Free

Members with Fitbits can participate in our weekly challenges! Steps are recorded from Monday through Friday on the Fitbit app. See if you can walk the talk! Open to the first 9 middle school boys & girls who sign up with Justin for each week (Must be YC members!)

Book Buddies                      

Two Thursdays per month, 3:15-4:45

Cost: Free

Are you a middle schooler that enjoys reading and community service? This group will be volunteering at the Stevens Memorial Library reading with elementary school children one Thursday a month (4/6, 5/11 & 6/8). We will also be volunteering at Brightview Senior Center in their library one Thursday a month (4/13, 5/18 & 6/15). We will leave the Youth Center at 3:15 on volunteer days, volunteer for an hour, and return to the Youth Center for pick-up by 4:45! Open to 10 middle school boys & girls (Must be YC members!)  

Comic Book Club                 

Thursdays through 4/27, 3:00-5:00 

Cost: Free

Join the Comic Book Club today! We meet every Thursday. Free comic rentals, watch comic book movies and take field trips to local comic book stores! Open to 10 middle school boys & girls (Must be YC members!)

Garden Club  GARDENING HAS FILLED UP! Email Diana at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it to be put on a waitlist. 

Wednesdays 4/26 - 6/7, 3:00-4:00 

Cost: Free

Join the Youth Center's first Gardening Club! We will be planning, creating, and caring for our very own YC vegetable garden. Then we will get to enjoy the great veggies we grow!

Flag Football League                    

Tuesdays 5/9 - 6/6, 3:00-5:00

Cost: Free

4-on-4 Flag Football League, including playoffs! Find our separate Flag Football registration form at the front desk to sign up your team today! (Must be YC members!)   Sign up with our registration form here!


 

Middle School Events

No registration necessary, unless otherwise noted in the description!

3 vs. 3 PANCAN Basketball Tournament

Tuesday 3/28, 3:00-5:00

Cost: $5 per player

Hit the court to beat pancreatic cancer! 7th Grader David Cooperstein is hosting a 3 vs. 3 basketball tournament at the YC on 3/28 for 7th grade boys. All proceeds will benefit the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PANCAN). Sign up as an individual with Mike at the YC or by contacting Kim Cooperstein at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it by March 20th.  Check out the flyer here!

Friday Night Flicks       

Friday 3/31, 5:30-7:30

Cost: Free

Come check out a movie on the big screen in the gym on Friday 3/31! Free popcorn is provided!

Spring Carnival                

Thursday 4/27 - Sunday 4/30

Save the date - don't miss our annual spring carnival held at 1600 Osgood!

7th Grade Dance                    

Friday 5/12, 7:30-10:30

Cost: $7/members, $12/non-members

One more 7th grade dance this school year! Don't miss it.

Bubble Ball Tournament           

Friday 5/19, 3:00-5:00

Cost: Free

Don't know what Bubble Ball is? Youtube it! For one day only we'll have 8 bubble balls here at the YC, and you won't want to miss out on the fun! Find our Bubble Ball registration form at the desk to sign up your team of 4 today! Check out the flyer here!

Game Knight        

Friday 5/19 5:00-6:30

Cost: $2/members, $5/non-members

We will be playing NBA 2K17 and Rocket League on the big screen projector in the gym! Games will be played as 1 vs. 1 or 2 vs. 2. See Justin to sign up!

Bridge the Gap

Thursday 6/1, 7:00-8:00 

This 8th grade event involves an information session and Q&A with a group of 9th grade students. They will talk about academics, extracurriculars, and going to the High School.

Youth Appreciation Day     

Wednesday 5/31, 6:00-8:00 

By invitation only! This is our annual awards ceremony and cookout for our middle school and high school volunteers! Don't miss this fun event where we recognize our hardworking youth volunteers for their impact on our community!  

6th Grade Dance                    

Friday 6/2, 7:00-9:30

Cost: $7/members, $10/non-members

Last 6th grade dance of the school year!

Summer Kickoff Party             

Wednesday 6/21 

Cost: Free

More information to come on our fun party on the last day of school! Cookout, DJ, inflatables and more!


Middle School Field Trips

Members & non-members can sign up for these field trips online or with our Trips Registration Form at the front desk! For many of these trips, there is an additional waiver from the facility that we will send over email.

Paintball PAINTBALL IS SOLD OUT! Email Justin at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it to be put on a wait list.            

Wednesday 4/12 (Early Release Day), 1:45-5:30

Cost: $60/members, $65/non-members

Join us for paintball at Action Games Paintball in Tewksbury. All paintball equipment and protective gear will be provided. BBQ lunch is also included! Space is limited to 13 middle school boys and girls! 

Indoor Surfing          

Wednesday 4/26 (Early Release Day), 2:00-6:00      

Cost: $50/members, $55/non-members

Attend one of our most popular field trips in which you will be able to surf and hang ten as well as boogie board and use the fish pipe at Skyventure in Nashua! Space limited to 13 middle school boys and girls!

Archery                

Thursday 4/27, 3:00-6:00

Cost: $40/members, $45/non-members

Learn to shoot like Robin Hood with real bows and arrows at Archers Artemis in Georgetown. Learn how to effectively and accurately use a recurve bow. We will stopping on the way back for dinner at Pomodori for pizza! Space is limited to 10 middle school boys and girls!

Wamesit  WAMESIT IS SOLD OUT! Email Diana at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it to be put on a wait list.  

Thursday 5/4, 3:00-6:30

Cost: $30/members, $35/non-members

Join us for bowling, arcade games, and the golf simulator at Wamesit Lanes in Tewskbury! Space is limited to 12 middle school boys and girls!

Boda Borg   BODA BORG IS SOLD OUT! Email Diana at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it to be put on a wait list. 

Wednesday 5/10 (Early Release Day), 1:15-8:00

Cost: $45/members, $50/non-members

Are you ready to be transported into a real-world gaming environment; an experience we call Questing? Join us for an afternoon of questing and trying to escape the many rooms of Boda Borg in Malden!  Space is limited to 12 middle school boys and girls! We will be picking the kids up right at NAMS in the white YC bus.

Fishing for Fun                      

Thursdays 5/11, 5/18 & 5/25, 3:00-5:30

Cost: $15/members, $20/non-members

We will be heading to different locations such as Stevens Pond and Harold Parker State Park to fish after school. A rod and reel is necessary to participate, but all other fishing supplies/tackle will be provided! Let’s go drown some worms! Space is limited to 13 middle school boys and girls!

Outdoor Survival Skills                          

Wednesday 5/17 (Early Release Day), 3:00-5:30

Cost: $5/members, $8/non-members

We’re headed to Harold Parker State Park to learn outdoor survival and bushcrafting skills such as creating a campfire, building a shelter, tracking animals, and signaling for help. Think Bear Grylls without the accent. Space is limited to 13 middle school boys and girls!

Mountain Biking     

Tuesday 5/30 - Thursday 6/1, 3:00-5:00

Cost: Free 

Join us for a three-afternoon mountain biking trip stopping by different locations each day! Transportation to destinations will be provided. Bring your mountain bike! If you need to rent, contact Mike for details. Space is limited to 8 middle school boys and girls!

Camping Trip 

Saturday 6/3 3:00pm - Sunday 6/4 10:00am

Cost: $15/members, $20/non-members

We will be enjoying the outdoors at Harold Parker with a short hike, fishing for those who want to bring a rod, cooking a meal over the fire, and sleeping in tents! Space is limited to 13 middle school boys and girls!

Ropes Course   ROPES COURSE IS SOLD OUT! Email Justin at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it to be put on a wait list.        

Friday 6/7 (Early Release Day), 1:15-5:30 

Cost: $25/members, $30/non-members

We will be high up in the trees with various elements such as the zip line and ball jump at the North Andover Ropes Course. Space is limited to 13 middle school boys and girls! We will be picking the kids up right at NAMS in the white YC bus.


 High School Programs

Black Knights Spring Basketball

Tuesdays 4/4 - 6/6, 5:00-8:00

Cost: Free/members, $20/non-members 

3 vs. 3 Basketball League for high school boys on Tuesdays this spring. Find our separate Black Knights registration form at the desk to sign up your team of 3 or 4 today! Contact Mike at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it with questions.  Sign up with our registration for here!


 High School Events

Open Mic Knight

Friday 4/7, 7:00-9:00

Cost: Free 

A night where you can show off your talents. Free to all high school students. Come play music, read poetry, or just come to hang out and watch! RSVP with Mike at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it .  Check out the flyer here!

Job Fair Workshop

Wednesday 4/26, 6:00-7:00

Cost: Free 

Come prepare for the upcoming Youth Center Job Fair! Learn about good interviewing skills, presentation and public speaking. Sign up with Mike at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it .  Check out the flyer here!

3rd Annual Teen Job Fair

Wednesday 5/3, 5:00-7:00

Cost: Free 

High School students of North Andover – come meet with local businesses, restaurants and organizations about job opportunities for the summer and beyond! Bring a resume, dress in business casual attire and meet with representatives from places like the YMCA, Stachey’s, Launch Trampoline Park, Maker Mill, North Andover Community Programs, Jimmy’s Famous Pizza, and more!

Youth Appreciation Day

Wednesday 5/31, 6:00-8:00 

By invitation only! This is our annual awards ceremony and cookout for our middle school and high school volunteers! Don't miss this fun event where we recognize our hardworking youth volunteers for their impact on our community! 


Online Registration is available for many programs!

If paying by check, please make payable to Town of North Andover. No refunds.

Contact the Youth Center at (978)682-9000 with questions about any of our programs.

 
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