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New Paltz Youth Center
Offering year-round educational, recreational and social opportunities for New Paltz Middle School and High School students since 1989. We are committed to helping teenagers achieve their goals.

Youth Center Hours

Spring Break Hours:
Mon-Wed, Friday 12-7, Closed Thursday

Spring 2021 Hours
7:30am-7pm
Monday – Friday
Please see below for details

Spring 2021

Upcoming Events:

March 27th – 33rd Annual Easter Egg Hunt – Click on Bunny in the top right for more info

March 27th and 28th – Stone Egg Scavenger Hunt – Click on Bunny

Thursday April 1st, 9-2 or April 3rd, 9-2 (both are virtual)- Youth Mental Health First Aid Training – A training for adults on how to approach young people in crisis and non crisis situations. This a free two year certification. Ask us for more details

Saturday, April !0th – Car Wash Fundraiser at the middle school – $5 per car – 11-2pm

April 24th – “Clean Sweep” community clean up program – Great way to do some community service and clean up New Paltz. 11am Hasbrouck Park

** The NPYP may be closed for school holidays. We may still be open on snow days, depending on road conditions. Feel free to call or text Jim at 845-325-2593 for clarity**
We are open Monday-Friday from 7:30am-7pm.
Families must reserve in advance for the the following options:
• 8am-3pm – RAD (Recreation and Academic Development)
• 8am-11:30am or 11:30am-3pm – Half-Day RAD
• 3pm-6pm – Normal Drop-in Center (parents/guardians will still need to call to reserve days/times)

Click on flyer for details
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All is free! Limited capacity! COVID rules in place. As much outdoors as possible.
Virtual tutoring also available. We will offer Breakfast/Lunch/Snacks and fit in safe recreational activities whenever they do not need to be online

Programs and Events
Masks must be worn at all times. We have extras if you forget
Temperatures will be taken upon arrival. As always, please keep kids home if they are sick for any reason.
The C.A.F.E. (Cafeteria Alternative For Everyone) will return when schools fully re-open. Offering an option for high school students during lunchtime at the old guidance space or large gym (for Basketball) during D lunch. These spaces will be open for the lunch blocks and provide areas to hang out with friends, listen to or play music, play games, get help with homework, or just relax in a supervised setting.
G.A.M.E.S. will return for its 26th season when schools fully re-open. Basketball, dodgeball, games, and snacks
We Won!!
The NPYP won “Best Youth Program in the Hudson Valley” in Hudson Valley Magazine for 2018.
Tutoring!!! We tutor in up to 70 classes daily at the middle school. The largest such tutoring program in New York State!! We also tutor at the youth center after school! If you need help, we got it!!
The NPYP volunteers at many community events. If you need community service or are just looking to volunteer your time, please let us know.
Visit us on facebook, instagram or twitter or just give us a call at 255-5140
or email us at newpaltzyp@gmail.com
The New Paltz Youth Program is celebrating its 31st Anniversary.
D.O.B.: September 2nd 1989