The YMCA of Greater Syracuse is committed to serving the teens in our communities to help them develop their leadership competencies and to grow and thrive through our programs.

We have something for everyone! Our clubs are open to all YMCA of Greater Syracuse teens and tweens. Together, we will help you discover new activities and learn more about things you already love.

  • YPals
  • Cooking Class
  • Youth and Government
  • Home Alone Class
  • Babysitting Course
  • Job Seekers
  • Full and Half-Day Summer Camps
  • Leadership Development Opportunities

Registration is now available at any of our Association Ys, we can't wait for you to join us!

Hal Welsh East Area Family Y

TEEN UNIVERSITY
Teen University allows you to participate in teen programming across the YMCA of Greater Syracuse association and earn credit for your new skills! You can major in one of our three focus areas and explore every department! Teen employees will also be able to earn credits towards Teen University for their years of employment and completed staff development. Contact Meredith Ouderkirk or Allie Clarke to learn more.

VERIZON TEEN CENTER
Ages 10-18

Hours:
Monday - Friday: 3:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sundays: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Days off from school (follows the Fayetteville-Manlius School Calendar):
Monday - Friday: 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


North Area Family Y

POWER ZONE FOR TEENS
Ages 7-12. NOTE: Age 7 needs to be signed into Primt Time to participate in Power Zone.

Hours:
Monday - Friday: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


Northwest Family Y

POWER ZONE FOR TEENS
Ages 7-12. NOTE: Age 7 needs to be signed into Primt Time to participate in Power Zone.

Hours:
Monday - Friday: 5:00 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.
Saturdays: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Southwest Y

New! TEEN CENTER
Ages 10-18. NOTE: ages 10 & 11 must be signed in by an adult.

Bring your friends and hang out! We have air hockey, the Wii and more.

Hours:
Monday - Friday: 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.