TEEN CENTER MISSION
To support local youth by providing them with a safe, supervised and social environment which promotes skills for a healthy lifestyle. The Teen Center has a "drop in" atmosphere that allows kids to attend when they want and freely choose their activities.
Our Teen Center Offers...
We offer sports equipment for the teen members to use such as basketball, soccer, volleyball, dodgeball, fishing equipment... etc. We also offer indoor games such as pool tables, air hockey tables, board games, various video gaming systems and computers for members to use.
We run many clubs for teen members to participate in such as cooking club, book club, science club, girl's group, guys group, D.N.A, arts and crafts club... etc.
We are equipped with numerous computers for teen members to use for homework, games or internet browsing. We also offer a quiet homework room for teen members to use and homework help from staff members.
We run a Summer program every year for teen members to participate in. Our Summer program includes games, activities, trips and events. Some trips we have gone on in the past are Action Territory, Raging Waves Waterpark, camping, Cubs baseball games, fishing at various Lake County forest preserves... and many more. New trips and activities are added every year.
We put on new events for teen members and/or community members. Some events we have participated in or hosted in the past are a Haunted Carnival, Teen Center/Park District Summer Games, Township Olympics, Pizza Movie Nights, Open Mic Nights, Wednesday Night Duels... and much more.
Gurnee Teen CenterPhysical Address
17801 W. Washington St.
Gurnee, IL 60031
Phone: 847-244-1101, ext. *459
Monday through Thursday
Monday through Friday