Programs

*Please note, due to the COVID-19 pandemic the Teen Center is not open; however, below is a list of the types of programs available to teen members. There are no fees. All programs are free.

Tutoring

Students who need assistance with their coursework, homework or even assistance studying for a test can utilize this resource at the Teen Center. Their grades on Pinnacle are printed periodically so staff are aware of their grades and can sit down 1:1 to discuss progress. Youth can utilize the computer room to access online resources their teachers provide and to type up essays as needed. 

DJ/Production/Vocalist

Ever thought about becoming a Disc Jockey, Producer or Vocalist? Here's your chance to learn the basics to the most advanced techniques in the music industry. We have our very own Party DJ and Music Producer "Kong The DJ" who provides lessons two times a week in our studio.

Concept 2 Creation

Students learn the basic principles of working with embroidery on fabric. You can also learn how to create Logos and Business artwork. Students can do heat transfer with vinyl designs and create custom apparel!

Sound Engineering

Learn to assemble, operate and maintain technical equipment used to amplify, enhance, mix or produce sound. You will also learn to identify the sound requirements for a given task or situation and perform the appropriate actions to produce the sound.

Artistic Touch

Tired of drawing stick figures, making macaroni art and lame picture frames? Learn how to Draw, Paint & Photograph by conceptualizing ideas and tapping into your inner artist by expanding on your creativity and exercising that artistic muscle. Airbrush, Spray Paint, Photoshop, Life-Drawing and whatever else you want to be better at. Nothing is off limits to your imagination.

Pink Pearls

This program is for young women who want to be inspired and encouraged to be their best self. We focus on topics such as self-esteem and leadership. Outlets like affirmation boards will be used to empower them. The first week of every month has an event with a guest speaker! If you would like to be a guest speaker please contact Luz Deroseney at lderoseney@deerfield-beach.com 

Life Discussions

Are you struggling to come up with a resolution for a problem? Do yo want to be involved in your community? Then come voice your ideas and listen to others. We will also focus on topics such as drugs, alcohol and leadership with Palm Beach County Behavioral Health Coalition to support youth in making good decisions.

Cooking with the Chef

Do you like being creative with food and making a delicious meal? We have cookbooks and a kitchen available to teens to make some wonderful food. They will also learn how to keep their cooking area sanitary and work as a team.

Cash Money *New Upcoming Program

Did you just get your very first job and struggling to save? Do you want to be savvy about your money? Or do you want to plan for you future and understand the basics of handling cash? This is the program for you. We will be discussing topics like banking, paying for college and budgeting. We will also have fun exercises with simulated games so you can truly see what it is like to have a checking account!