Showing 1 - 1 OF 1
Youth Center NWSY
2102 Von Steuben DR
Newport News, VA 23602
Contact information for key programs and services at this installation.
A wide range of programs are available for youth and teens, including youth sports and recreation programs, educational programs and programs that support leadership and career development. Please review the information to learn what programs and services are available at this installation.
The Yorktown Youth Center, located in 2101 Von Steuben Drive, offers computers, board games, pool table and other activities. The center is opened Monday through Friday 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. In addition, the Center offers:
All Hampton Roads Youth Centers offer a Summer Camp program. There is a $50.00 deposit per family.
Boy and Girl Scouts
Installations in Hampton Roads do not sponsor any scouting programs; however scouting programs are available in the community. To find out more about Boy Scouts in the Hampton Roads area, visit their website or call 757-497-2688. For more information about the Girl Scouts in the Hampton Roads area, contact the Girl Scout Council of Colonial Coast at 757-547-4405 or visit their website.
Youth Religious Programs
The base Chapel offers programs for both Protestant and Catholic youths - religious development classes, summer Bible camps and group social gatherings. For more information about the programs offered, times and days, please call 757-887-4711 or DSN 312-953-4711.
Employment Readiness -- one-on-one counseling is available to include resume writing, job search techniques, completing an application, preparing for the interview, information about area Youth Employment Fairs and much more. For appointments, call FFSC Yorktown at 757-887-4606.
The youth activities calendar is available for pick up at the Youth Center.
In the Hampton Roads area, the various cities impose a curfew on youth designed to ensure their safety. A child under the age of 18 may not be out between the hours of midnight and 5:00 am unless accompanied by the parent, guardian, or other adult who has the care, custody, or control of the child. The curfew states that youth may not be present on "any street, road, alley, avenue, park, or other public place" or in "any vehicle operating or parked thereon." Parents cannot give their child permission to break curfew.
Driving Curfew: Virginia's curfew laws prohibit drivers under age 18 who hold a learner's permit or driver's license from driving midnight to 5 a.m. If you hold a driver's license you may drive during these hours:
The Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) Department at Yorktown is an active, ongoing program that keeps the military children busy and involved. For more information contact the NWS Yorktown Youth Center at 757-887-4310. To view what MWR can do for you, visit Discover MWR.
The Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR) Department provides a variety of programs for 6-12 year olds throughout the year as well as a series of summer camps through the Youth and Teen Programs.