Youth Division - Teens and Tweens

Ron Hayden, Children and Youth Services Director—Ext. 120,

See class descriptions.

Head Start "Workouts" for Youth   

The Head Start 'workouts' for Youth is a progressive program for ages 8-18 years old that teaches young exercisers the proper and safe way to workout. The instructional program includes teaching our future exercises the importance of and the proper way to:

*Set personal fitness goals
*Create a personal workout program
*Warm up/cool down
*Proper set up and use of all fitness equipment
*Exercises that don't need equipment
*Tracking individual results

Mac (Make A Change) - Grades 7 & 8   

MAC (Make A Change) is a community service and leadership program designed for children in grades 7 and 8. The program requires 18 hours of community service in a variety of settings including the Butler Special Needs Center, Kidsplace, a senior center, The National Jewish Sports Hall of Fame & Museum and more. Volunteers will participate in a fun and social environment, and will be invited to celebrate various Jewish holidays such as Hanukkah, Purim and Passover. Volunteers who complete all of their hours, as well as attend all of the monthly meetings will receive a certificate of completion and a letter of reference from the Program Coordinator.

For more information or to receive an application, please call Matt Geller at ext. 251.

T.A.S.C. Teen Action Service Corps   

TASC is an award winning Jewish teen leadership program for grades 9–12. The program combines volunteer service with leadership training. Every teenager accepted into the TASC program will receive a volunteer placement for the year. Volunteer placements include Kidsplace after-school program, Emunah, the JCC’s special needs after-school program, gym and theater programs and the Gurwin Geriatric Center. Monthly meeting provide the TASC members with valuable leadership training and an opportunity to talk about Jewish events, multi-cultural issues and celebrate Jewish holidays.

Monthly meetings provide the TASC members with valuable leadership training and an opportunity to talk about about Jewish events, multi-cultural issues and celebrate Jewish holidays.


Teen Lounge - Grades 9-12   

The Suffolk Y's Teen Lounge is ready for another great year! Lounge includes open gym time, a drop down big screen TV with cable, ping pong, air hockey, fooseball. TV's for X-Box and Wii and much more are waiting for you! Bring your friends or come down and make new ones. Why go anywhere else?

Tween Lounge - Grades 6 to 8   

Join us once a month on Saturday for gym, Wii, Fooseball, air hockey and great snacks.

For more information, call Ron Hayden at 631-462-9800 ext. 120.

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