Families can learn more about the West Island YMCA’s after-school programs for young people ages 12-17 at an Open House on November 11, 2011 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Learn about the Y’s De-Zone drop-in centre, which offers homework help (led by retired teachers and student volunteers) as well as boxing, cooking classes and many other activities. As well, there will be a presentation on the Diversions program, which offers workshops and activities with a focus on building social skills.
At the open house, families will be able to enjoy food, music and a raffle. Bring canned goods for a food drive and receive a free raffle ticket. The West Island YMCA is located at 230 Brunswick Blvd., Pointe Claire. For more information, call (514) 630-9622 ext. 5208.