Youthline Outreach Mentorship
Youthline engages youth ages 12-16 in positive leadership experiences and recreational activities while connecting them to adult mentors in the parks.
Teen Teamworks is a summer employment and educational program for youth ages 14-18.
Nite Owlz provides extended teen programming at various recreation centers from 8-11 pm on Friday and Saturday nights. Activities may include open gym, cooking, computer labs and more. Contact a neighborhood recreation center for details.
IDEAWERKS is for youth ages 12-18 to learn multimedia production; record audio and video information on a digital media workstation; study music basics and computer software to create music tracks and videos; and produce and record individual multimedia projects.
Village Parks is a unique cultural, linguistic diversity and leadership program for youth ages 14-18.
Sign up for sports leagues to learn new skills and friendships in a fun and safe environment guided by knowledgeable and supportive coaches.
Pop-Up Parks burst with music, art, games, crafts, books, dance and more, and “pop-up” in neighborhoods throughout Minneapolis.
Youth Advisory Council
The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board Youth Advisory Council is a select group of youth leaders to guide and influence recreation programs, youth employment and athletic decisions.