After School Programs

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Boys and Girls

Youth Empower House focuses on positive programming and enriching activities that build social, interpersonal, and athletic skills. This includes:

  • Inquiry-based science programs that encourage boys and girls to use investigative
    and hands-on experiments and to think and communicate in scientific ways.
    These programs are interdisciplinary and relevant to both the community and the
    children’s daily lives.
  • Reading and storytimes, book clubs, and other literacy-based activities
  • Interactive and hands-on, manipulative math games and activities for all skill levels
  • Team sports and individual fitness programs aimed at making all children strong
    and healthy
  • Social, emotional, and anti-bullying programs designed to help children build the
    skills necessary to go out into the world
  • Special events: Spelling and Geography Bees, Concerts, Dramatic Productions
    and Plays
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Teenagers

Youth Empower House’s teen program focuses on activities designed to provide teenagers the interpersonal, enrichment, and life skills necessary to thrive in today’s world while providing a safe, fun environment for them to be themselves. This includes:

  • Business, fiscal responsibility, and economics programs to set them up for financial competency in the future
  • Student-led, inquiry-based STEM programs to encourage teenagers to design, build, and investigate a range of models and experiments that are relevant to their lives and interests
  • Music and drama programs to encourage creativity and explore different artistic avenues
  • Mentorships with younger members of the program to allow teens to develop leadership skills and a chance to take on greater responsibility
  • Fitness, yoga, and team sports
  • Interdisciplinary reading, English language arts, and history projects
  • Field Trips and Special Events