Who can come to the Youth Center? Salamanca Youth Center is a municipal agency that provides a drop-in site for youth between the ages of 5-18. Recreational and educational activities are offered. All youth must register upon entering the Center and sign a daily attendance sheet on future visits.
The Salamanca Youth Center is partners with the Genesee County Youth Bureau and has 4 AmeriCorps members who help at the Youth Center and in the community. If you have a project and need some volunteers to help, contact the Youth Center at 716-945-1311!
The Arts Alive summer theater program is once again being offered this year. This program is designed for children entering 1st grade through Senior in high-school.
The Summer Playground Program is supervised playgrounds beginning June 26, 2017. Playgrounds are located at Vets Park, South Avenue, Erie Street, School Street, and Highland Street.
9:30 AM - Noon and 1:00 - 3:30 PM Monday through Friday
Ages 5-15 may attend. In the event of rain or inclement weather, the park program will be cancelled for the day.
2021 Arts Alive Summer Theater Program
The City of Salamanca Youth Bureau is accepting registrations for the 2021 Arts Alive Summer Theater Program. This program will begin on June 29th and will last until August 20th. Unlike years past, there will be no show/production per se, at the end of the summer. However, we will have fun and teach children about all aspects of the Theater during this free 8 week summer program.
Children must be 5 – 18 years old to participate , and a registration form is required prior to attending programming. Children will be grouped together in pods of 10 or fewer children, and we may use additional community space to follow current COVID 19 restrictions on social distancing. Additionally, children who have not been fully vaccinated, will be required to wear face masks when indoors.
If you are interested in this program, please complete the registration form on your child and email it to sbrundage@salmun or mail them to Salamanca Youth Bureau, 36 South Ave., Salamanca, NY 14779. You may also FAX completed forms to 716-945-1311 or drop them off at the Youth Center prior to June 29th.