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BCYF Vacation Week Activities

Boston Centers for Youth & Families (BCYF) community centers host programs and events during school vacation weeks.

Please contact your local BCYF center for more information or to sign up for any programs. We'll be continuing to add activities as they get scheduled, so remember to check back on this page!

February 2020 Vacation Week Activities

  • Youth Basketball Tournament: Come cheer on your BCYF teams! Wednesday, February 19 -  Friday, February 21, 2020, 2:30 pm

Learn about BCYF Gallivan

 

  • Black History Skate and Trivia Night: Friday, February 21, 2020, 5 - 8 pm, Chez-Vous Skating Rink, 11 Rhoades Street, Dorchester. This program is generously supported by the Shannon Grant.
  • Snow Tubing Field Trip: Nashoba Valley Tubing Park, youth ages 10+,  Friday, February 14, 2020, 4 - 11 pm, $50.00
  • Swim for Safety: Swim Lessons Ages 3-5, Tuesday-Friday, 10:15 - 10:45 am, FREE, Pre-registration required.
  • Swim for Safety: Swim Lessons Ages 6-8, Tuesday-Friday, 11 - 11:30 am, FREE, Pre-registration required.
  • LHCC Character Breakfast: Florian Hall Dorchester, All ages, Wednesday, February 19, 2020, 10:30 am-12:30 pm, Advance Tickets Required: Child ages 1-12 $22.00; Adults (ages 12+) $28.00; Table $240.00
  • Dive-in Movie: Come enjoy a movie while you swim! Youth ages 8+, Thursday, February 20, 2020, 4 - 5:30 pm, FREE
  • Pool Carnival: Pool games, youth ages 8+, Friday, February 21, 2020, FREE

Learn about BCYF Leahy-Holloran

  • Dave and Busters: Teen field trip, Friday, February 21, 2-5 PM, Must have a BCYF membership and sign up in advance.

Learn about BCYF Marshall

STEM Fun in the Computer Lab: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 2:30 - 4:30 pm. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) activities for members. Planned activities include Kitchen Science, Building Challenges, Robotics, and Stop Motion Video production.

Tuesday, February 18
  • Jump into Spring: Join us for a fun art project! 2 - 3 pm
  • Teen Art: Join us as we create a spring display for the center! 4 -6 pm
Wednesday, February 19
  • Wii Games: Just Dance, Wii Sports, 2 - 3 pm
  • Teen Games: Wii Switch, Just Dance, Mario Kart, PS4 Tournament, 4 - 5 pm
  • Traversing the Rock Wall: 2 - 4 pm
  • Relay Races: 4 - 4:30
  • Open Gym: 4:45 - 6 pm
  • Teen Open Gym: 6 - 8 pm
Thursday, February 20
  • Painting Crafts: We’ll be making piggy banks and birdhouses. 2 - 4 pm
  • Teen Art: Spray painting and birdhouses, 4 -5 pm
  • Kickball: 2 - 3 pm
  • Wii Switch: Just Dance, 3 - 4:30
  • Cross the River: 4:45 - 6 pm
  • Teen Open Gym: 6 - 8 pm
Friday, February 21
  • Movie Time: Movies and popcorn, Alladin, Moana, 2 pm
  • Teen Movie Time: Movies and popcorn, Godzilla: King of the Monsters, 4 pm
  • Cone Ball: 2 - 4 pm
  • Basketball Drills: 4 - 4:30
  • Anime Club: 4:45 - 6 pm
  • Teen Dart and Anime: 6 - 8 pm

Learn about BCYF Menino

  • Teen Field Trips: Daily field trips including snow tubing, movies, Dave & Busters, go-kart racing, and trampoline park. Contact center for details.
  • Wednesday, February 19: BINGO, ages 6-9, 6 - 8 pm, $5 (food will be served).
  • Friday, February 21:  SPORTS NIGHT, ages 10-12, 6:30 - 9 pm, $5 (food will be served).

Learn about BCYF Nazzaro

Tuesday
  • Boston Bowl Field Trip: 1:30 - 5:30 pm
  • Open Gym: 2 - 9 pm
Wednesday
  • Rollerskating Trip: Afternoon, call center for details.
  • Open Gym: 2 - 9 pm
Thursday
  • Games Bus: 1:30 - 4:30 pm 
  • Trip to Movies: After 6 pm, call center for details.
Friday
  • Open Gym: 2 - 9 pm
  • Fair Foods: 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Learn about BCYF Ohrenberger

  • Vacation Basketball School: Run by J.A.B. Step Inc. and hosted by BCYF Perkins, this program is for youth ages 7-15 (grades 2-9). To register please visit jabstep.net

Learn about BCYF Perkins

  • Teen Open Gym: Tuesday through Friday, 2 - 6 p.m.
  • Open Volleyball: Friday, 6 - 9 p.m.
  • Pool Times: Open and lap swims, Wednesday through Friday of the vacation week

Please contact BCYF Quincy at 617-635-5129 x1060 for more details.

Learn about BCYF Quincy

 

  • Roslindale Afterschool Vacation Week Program:  This EEC licensed program includes a range of activities from gym games and computer lab, to arts and crafts, board games, toys, and building activities. For children ages 5-12. Runs Tuesday, February 18 - Friday, February 21, 8 am-6 pm. Parents are asked to provide lunch, afternoon snack is provided.  Space is very limited. The fee is $215 for the week (Tuesday-Friday). Vouchers accepted. Please call for information or to register. 
  • Teen Open Gym: Tuesday-Friday 2-4 pm.  Membership is required.

Learn about BCYF Roslindale

Vacation Week Program
  • Youth ages 6-12, February 18 - 21, 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., various activities, and field trips.
  • Fee: $25 per child for the week. Parents must provide food.
Vacation Week Teen Program
  • Teens ages 13 to 17 years old will engage in a variety of activities and field trips.
  • FREE

Learn about BCYF Shelburne

  • Vacation Week Program: youth ages 6-12, February 18-21 8 am - 4 pm, Various activities. Fee: $50
  • Youth Connection program: teens ages 13-19. February 18-21 1-9 pm, Field trips, college tours, drop-in activities. Fee: $5.
  • February Frenzy Black History Basketball Tournament: ages 13 and under. February 18-21 12 - 3 pm, Fee: $75 per team.
  • Girls Softball Clinic: ages 10-18 from 5-7p.m. February 18-20
  • Video Game Challenge ages 13-19 Fee: $ 5 from 5-7pm February 20-21
  • Fitness Room Hours February 18-21: Teens 12 - 6pm; Adults 9 am - 12 pm and 6 - 9 pm 
  • Open Gym Hours February 18-21: Teens 10 am -12:45 pm; Adults 7 - 9 pm 

Learn about BCYF Tobin

Teen Center Activities
  • Tuesday, February 18:  Pizza and Movie Night 6-9 pm
  • Wednesday, February 19: Karaoke  Teens
  • Thursday, February 20: Bingo 3-5 pm
  • Friday, February 21: Super Teens Seaport Ice Skating Rink 4-7 pm
    Gym Activities
    • Boys Basketball Tournament: Come cheer us on at BCYF Gallivan Community Center Wednesday, February 19 - Friday, February 21 at 2:30 pm.
    • 3 POINT CONTEST: Tuesday, February 18, 4 pm, 2 age brackets (11-14) and (15-17).

    Learn about BCYF Tynan

     

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