Middle School & Teen Program at Taylor Youth Center
- Program Information
To accomplish our goals, CYS Services has identified 5 Services Areas that provide a healthy, stimulating, and positive environment for youth:
Education Support and Career Development
Character and Leadership Development
Health, Wellness and Life Skills
Sports, Fitness, and Recreation
Both the Middle School and Teen Programs offer these service areas through different types of clubs, social events, and by partnering with 4-H of America, Boys & Girls Club of America, and championing Character Counts values in all youth. Our clubs include:
BGCA Smart Moves, Smart Girls, and Man Talk Clubs (Life-Skills & Informed Decision-making)
Keystone & Torch Clubs (Leadership Skills and Community Service).
Photography, Video, and Audio Production
Youth of the Year
Jr. Executive Committee
We also have Youth Sponsorship Program which helps relocate youth to become familiar with their new home at Fort Campbell and assists young adults when moving to a new post. We are always looking for new youth sponsors. Our Jr. Executive Committee is comprised of youth who with Youth Services administration to integrate new programs and ideas into the Youth Services program. Our Health and Wellness is a program that provides fitness activities, nutritional and well-being education and allows youth to organize and plan their own athletic tournaments.
- Taylor Youth Center
Home to the Middle School and Teen of Fort Campbell, Taylor Youth Center (TYC) is a state-of-the-art facility that provides a wide variety of programs, game rooms, and social areas including: a computer lab, a dance/martial arts studio, a gymnastics room, a gym, and activities such as billiards, pool, video games, and table games. Open recreation, dances, lock-ins, and trips are events of special importance to our youth. Day camps, contests, special events, sports and gaming tournaments, theme parties and cultural events are also held at the center. Pick up our Monthly Calendar for details on our daily activities.
Hours of Operation
|Monday||10 a.m. - 8 p.m. (Office Hours) 2:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. (Youth Hours)|
|Tuesday||10 a.m. - 8 p.m. (Office Hours) 1:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. (Youth Hours)|
|Wednesday||10 a.m. - 8 p.m. (Office Hours) 2:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. (Youth Hours)|
|Thursday||10 a.m. - 8 p.m. (Office Hours) 2:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. (Youth Hours)|
|Friday||10 a.m. - 10 p.m. (Office Hours) 2:30 p.m. - 10 p.m. (Youth Hours)|
|Saturday||1 p.m. - 10 p.m. (Office & Youth Hours)|
|Monday - Friday Out of School Day||Open at 6am|
|DONSAs||Normal Hours as Posted for that Day|
Our Middle School & Teen Program is GREAT!
If you love dances, lock-ins, making new friends, water parks, movies, and music, the Middle School Program is just what you've been looking for. Taylor Youth Center provides recreational and educational programs for Middle School youth in 6th - 8th grade. The activities within the programs are fun, diverse, and, youth-driven. The goal of this program is to provide youth with many wide-ranging recreational, social, leadership and volunteer opportunities that will ultimately prevent at-risk behavior during the transition from childhood to young adulthood.
The Teen Program offers activities planned by teens, for teens. Activities offered include: social activities, volunteer opportunities, and job preparation and referral, and community service opportunities.
The Teen program at Taylor Youth Center strives to provide the challenges, experiences, and support to help teens develop to their fullest potential. Youth development programs exist to promote positive, healthy, development of teens. To maximize youth developmental efforts, teen programs target five service areas – education support and career development, character and leadership development, health, wellness and life skills, the arts and, as well as leisure and recreation activities.
Visit MWR's CYS Online Services page to reserve hourly care, make payments, sign up for activities, view child care statements and much more!