Recreation Programs

Recreation Programs

Osoyoos/Oliver/OK Falls (13-19yrs)


These programs are designed for Youth to come out to the Club and take part in a wide variety of activities that are planned around Recreation, sports and Leisure, Creative Arts, Personal Growth and Life Skills. Opportunities to develop friendships, and connect with positive role models, allows children to find a place where they belong, are cared about and where they can learn new skills.

Oliver Youth Centre at the Hangar (ages 13-19) - 250.485.2752

Okanagan Falls Summer Youth Centre - 250.493.0512

Oliver Summer Youth Centre - 250.485.2752

Club 10-16 at Sonora Centre in Osoyoos (ages 10-16) 250.485.2752

Penticton (13-19yrs)

Youth programs and services are targeted to youth who are between the ages of 13-19 years. Recreation Programs support leadership and character development, self-esteem and a sense of belonging through peer interaction and positive adult relationships. Youth Outreach Services are designed to deliver support services to youth who are experiencing personal, family or social difficulties and require people, resources and services to assist them in getting the help they need.

We offer programs and services to youth which are designed to deliver support to youth who are experiencing personal, family or social difficulties and require people, resources and services to assist them in getting the help they need.

Penticton Boys and Girls Club
1295 Manitoba Street, Penticton, BC V2A 4Z9
Phone: 250.493.0512
Email: janderson@obgc.ca

Peachland (13-19yrs)

Drop In programs at the Peachland Club are designed for youth ages 13-19 to come to the centre and hang out with friends in a relaxed environment. Recreation Programs support leadership and character development, self-esteem and a sense of belonging through peer interaction and positive adult relationships. Each week we’ll plan something different from fun out trips and theme nights to cooking and crafts. 

Peachland Youth Centre
5684 Beach Ave, Peachland, B.C.
Phone: 250.767.2515
Email: peachland@obgc.ca

West Kelowna (12-19yrs)

Westside Youth Centre - Drop In Program

The Westside Youth Centre is a purpose driven drop-in program for youth that works to provide a safe, supportive environment, and provides basic needs, recreational activities and opportunities, as well as life-skills training and appropriate referrals to other youth services. The drop-in program is designed for youth ages 12-19 to come to the Centre and visit with friends, take part in activities such as pool, board games, crafts, Nintendo Wii, Netflix, listen to music, wifi access and fun filled out-trips. While accessing the drop-in program youth can have access to free food. Drop-in is also free and accessible to all interested youth in the community regardless of background.

  • Monday 3:00-7:00 PM,
  • Tuesday 3:00-8:00 PM,
  • Wednesday 3:00-8:00 PM,
  • Thursday 3:00-6:00 PM,
  • Friday 3:00-8:00 PM; and
  • Saturday 3:00-6:00 PM.

Contact: 250.768.9139

Kelowna (13-24yrs)

Downtown Youth Centre Drop-In

The Drop-In program, as a part of the Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs is open to all youth aged 13-24 years old. Our programming is free to all participants as the Boys and Girls Club sponsors their memberships.

Drop-In program provides:

  • An inclusive, supportive, non-judgmental and safe place to be and hang out;
  • Youth engagement, support, mentoring and positive relationships;
  • Recreational activities and opportunities for physical health;
  • Life-skills building with a strength-based approach;
  • Employment and Housing support;
  • Opportunities for youth volunteering; 
  • Basic needs: including meals, access to showers and laundry, daytime shelter, hygiene, clothing, and access to resources;
  • Advocacy and referrals to appropriate community agencies and internal programs;
  • Relevant and innovative programming meeting the needs and trends of youth we serve; and
  • A knowledgeable and caring staff team.

Days: Monday-Friday
Hours: 2:00 - 8:45 PM
Closed: Weekends and Holidays

Contact: 250.868.8541 Ext. 200

Rutland

Raise the Grade

Join our educational program which gives you the chance to learn life skills, career planning, resume building, and get some homework help. You will be required to meet with your raising the grade mentor at least 4 times a month to meet the qualifications and to get an incentive at the end of your raising the grade experience.

Contact: 250.765.3345

Lake Country

Art Club with Randis (8-13yrs)

Have fun creating your own works of art using some new materials as well as the ones you already know!

Dates: Wednesdays
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 PM 
Cost: $3
Contact: 250.766.5277

Vernon (13-18yrs)

Teen Junction Downtown Youth Centre
3104 37th Ave, Vernon

We provide youth (13 to 18 years) with a safe, non-judgmental environment where they can connect with friends and staff. Our goal is to help youth reach their full potential. Caring and involved staff respect youth and listen without judgment. 

Days: Monday-Friday
Times: 3:30 - 7:30 PM

Dedication

Teen Junction Youth Centre exists thanks to Greg Schroeder's tenacity and commitment to help all youth reach their potential. On May 14th, 2012 the Junction building was dedicated in memory of Greg to honour his shining example of the POWER OF ONE.

Contact Information
Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs
3300 - 37th Avenue
Vernon BC V1T 2Y5

Phone: 250.542.3121
Fax: 250.542.6559 Email: vernon@obgc.ca

Area Director: Kirstie Blanleil

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