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Find fun at BCYF During February vacation week!

February 13, 2018

Check out the many programs and activities being offered at BCYF community centers.

The February school vacation week is fast approaching and Boston Centers for Youth & Families (BCYF) is urging families to make plans today to attend one of the many programs and activities being offered at BCYF community centers.  A complete schedule of BCYF centers’ vacation week activities is available at A few highlights include:

Full Vacation Week Programs:

Several community center centers including BCYF Blackstone, BCYF Jackson Mann, BCYF Mildred Avenue, BCYF Perkins, BCYF Roslindale, BCYF Shelburne and BCYF Tobin Community Centers are offering a structured all-day vacation week program for young children featuring a wide variety of activities.  Call the center directly to sign up for the program.


It may be cold out but BCYF’s 16 indoor pools are warm and offer open access swim time as well as structured aquatics programming under the watchful eyes of lifeguards. Several are offering free swim lessons all week as part of BCYF’s Swim for Safety program.  Find your local pool listed on the Aquatics page of

Girls-only Programming:

BCYF Girls Initiative is hosting several girls-only events including a two-day self-defense workshop, a media literacy workshop and a trip to see a movie.