Lincoln's Youth Center opens Wednesday

Lincoln's Youth Center opens Wednesday

LINCOLN - The Lincoln Parks and Recreation Department's Youth Center is scheduled to open for the 2013-14 school season on Wednesday, Oct. 16.

The Youth Center, located at 35 School St. in Albion, is a free after-school program for Lincoln residents in grades 6-8. Registration forms are available online at www.lincolnri.org and at Lincoln Town Hall. A registration form must be completed prior to attending for the first time.

Weekly activities include basketball and football at the park, arts and crafts, homework help, video games, pool, foosball, ping pong, and more. The center is also open two Fridays a month for events such as pizza and movie nights. Monthly trips are also offered, the first of which will be to Six Flags New England.

For more information, contact Andrew Wade, Youth Center coordinator, at 401-333-8416.