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Blackstone Community Center


Youth & Family Development

FREE ESOL Classes [>]

The Blackstone Innovation School, in partnership with the Blackstone Community Center, offers free English classes to parents and caregivers of BPS Students. Classes begin Tuesday, September 13th. For more information, please contact the Blackstone Community Center office.

Youth Connection Drop-In Program [>]

Boys & Girls 13 & Up

Located on the 5th Floor
Monday - Friday 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Saturday's 9:30am - 4:30pm

This program is designed to support families by providing a safe and affordable drop-in after school program for youth. The program is also operational during public school vacation weeks. Activities include: Gym & Swim, Arts & Crafts, Workshops & Discussion Groups, Homework Support, Field Trips and more.

Instructor: Keith Spady, Youth Worker & Deborah Duncan, Youth Worker
Cost/Fees: Membership required. Program applications available in lobby and third floor office. All applications must be completed and received with a $5 program fee. Space is limited.

For more information contact:

Keith Spady, (617) 635-5162
Deborah Duncan, (617) 635-5162

Blackstone Academy Enrichment Summer Camp 2018 [>]

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When: Monday, July 2nd - Friday August 17th 2018.
Who: Ages 5-12

2018 Rates:
Ages 5 & 6, $140/week per child (Total for 7 weeks - $980)
Ages 7-12, $115/week per child (Total for 7 weeks - $805)

Early Drop-Off/Lates Pick up Available for $25/week. 8:00am - 9:00am & 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Applications are available at the front desk.

Financial Assistance is available.  All requests must be made in writing by June 1, 2018.

Blackstone Connects Afterschool Program [>]

A drop-in afterschool program for youth 8-12 years old.

Fee: $25/week