DC Teen Center is your place to go after school where you can get help with your homework, learn to play the guitar, make music, take up photography, and so much more! Check out our programs, below.
The DC Teen Center is a drug- and alcohol-free environment for youth 12-21 years old.
DC Teen Center Programs
Come learn more about the origins behind your favorite heroes and villains from comics and movies
Food and Nutrition
Learn how to cook healthy meals with local ingredients
This class will teach all levels, from basic to more advanced skills acoustic guitar
Discover many techniques for making jewelry and learn about social entrepreneurship
Learn about all things involved in creating music – songwriting, engineering, and recording your music
Produce a weekly radio show and create dialogue in your community. Learn journalism, DJing, and communications
Help promote community peacebuilding in your community
Tutoring and academic mentorship with tutors from Georgetown University
You can relax with your friends or play a game of foosball, pool, Xbox, or ping pong
Community service and internship hours
Ask a DC Teen Center staff member for details
Ready to join the DC Teen Center?
Drop by Monday–Thursday 3:30-6:30 p.m. ask any one of our Teen Center staff.
Contact Claudia, Jose, Fernanda, or Marie, (202) 319-2280.
1419 Columbia Road, NW, Washington, DC 20009