Youth Services

 155 Lawn Avenue

Monday – Thursday, 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teen Program 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Contact: (716) 876-8108 X16

Summer Youth Camp activities 2018

 Recreational Programming

Our youth program provides supervised play, instruction in sports, recreation and social recreation, arts, crafts, special events programming and summer day camp, as well as teen discussion groups and conflict resolution programs.  Participants should live in Riverside/Black Rock, and be between 6 and 19 years of age.

Educational Programs

NWBCC offers an Academic Improvement Program.  This program provides educational assistance in most subjects for students in grades 1 – 12.  The program operates Monday – Thursday, 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm and is by appointment only.

 Boxing Program

Monday – Friday, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm, ages: 11 – 21, contact: 876-8108 x16

Don Patterson is our coach. Mr. Patterson is Vice President of the Niagara Region of the AAU Boxing Association and a member of the USA Olympic Coaching Fraternity. Mr. Patterson is also the head of the Golden Gloves tournament and has over 20 years experience working with youth.

Artscapade WNY is NWBCC Youth Department’s Community Arts Education Program.

Classes are Monday – Thursday 3;30 pm – 6:30 pm and Friday 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm. Contact Shelia Benson for more information at 708-8735 or email

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