Teen Center and Programs

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Teen Center

The Perinton Recreation and Parks Department operates a wide variety of teen programs and events at the Lion’s Den Teen Center at Potter Park. The facility features a large open space with comfortable furniture, kitchen, quiet room, and game room. This is a perfect “home away from home” for teens in Perinton.

View all our programs in the Teen section of the seasonal brochure.

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Mid-Zone After School Program:

We have the perfect program for middle school (6 - 8th grade) students to continue their day with a supervised program highlighting a safe and fun environment. The program is held directly after school until 6:00pm. Healthy snacks, physical activity, arts/crafts, quiet time and other organized leisure activities are provided. Transportation can be set up through the Fairport Transportation Office


Focus Fridays and Saturday Activity Nights:

Simply sign up once for the year and be able to drop in to any Focus Fridays and Saturday Activity Nights. These programs run every Saturday from 6:00 - 9:00pm with a few holiday exceptions.

The Teen Center is open on select Friday and Saturday evenings for teens to enjoy fun activities with friends and amenities like the PS4, Wii, billiards, table tennis, air hockey, foosball, movies, games, crafts and more! A one-time registration per school year is required of $25.

Focus Fridays
9/8 - Welcome Back Party/Open House
9/22 - Movie and Popcorn
10/20 - Halloween Party
11/3 - "Cards of Thanks" for Soldiers
11/17 - Movie and Popcorn
12/1 - Learn to Make Your Own Pizza
12/15 - Holiday Movie and Party
1/5 - Minute to Win It Night
1/19 - Movie Night


Caring Perin-'teens' Community Service:

The Teen Center and Perinton Community Center are always looking for teens interested in community service hours. We have designed a program for teens looking for a community service opportunity with Perinton Recreation and Parks. Here is your opportunity to give back to your community volunteering in areas of need, working with youth and senior populations, area parks, and community facilities.


Teen Programs and Special Events:

There are also many other events, field trips, and volunteer activities held throughout the year for teens in Perinton. These fun events change each season so click here to view what exciting events are coming soon!