Teen Summer Programs

For and questions or information, please call 353-334-5067.

Coed BasketballCOED BASKETBALL

Come join our coed athletics program. Build character through fairness and respect for all players, regardless of skill.

Ages

13–18
(18 if still in school. Age as of August 1, 2014.)

Dates & Time

June 17–August 10
Ages: 13–15 Tues. & Thurs., 6–9 pm
Ages: 16–18 Mon. & Wed., 6–9 pm

Friday–Sunday are reserved for make up games. No games July 4 and July 15–19. Game on August 10 will be a single elimination tournament. Location Martin Luther King Jr. Multipurpose Center 1028 NE 14th Street (MLK).

NEW! Life Skills Class

Teens participating in 6 pm and 8 pm games will be asked to attend a life skills class starting at 7 pm. Attendance is mandatory in order to play. Classes will consist of inspirational speakers, hands-on activities and light refreshments will be offered. Will take place in the main meeting room at MLK.

Registration

Coed Basketball & Teen Lounge
Registration Form

TEEN LOUNGES

Need a safe place to hang out with your friends, play video games, ping-pong and bumper pool? Show us what it means when Character Counts through trustworthiness and caring while having a good time at your neighborhood center.

Ages

13–18 (18 if still in school. Age as of August 1, 2013.)

Dates & Time

June 17–August 10 Monday–Friday: 6–8:30 pm

Wristband required for entry into the center. Register on location at the center. Closed for the July 4 holiday.

Locations

Clarence R. Kelly Community Center
1701 NE 8th Avenue

Eastside Community Center
2841 E University Avenue

Porters Community Center
512 SW 2nd Terrace

Registration

Coed Basketball & Teen Lounge Registration Form

POOL PARTIES

Come join one of our pool parties this summer and celebrate good character, citizenship and responsibility while having a good time! Swim, dance, listen to music and enjoy a little food hot off the grill. Operation Respect Yourself is a partnership between the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department and the Gainesville Police Department.

Ages

13–18 (18 if still in school. Age as of August 1, 2014.)

 No registration required.