700 Blanton Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23220
Top Notch Teens
Want to have fun and hang out with other great teens in your City. Well we have the group for you. "Top Notch "teens" is an exciting youth group that meets on a regular basis and provides input to Parks and Recreation staff on programs and services for you. You have the opportunity to help plan and design activities, trips, special events, and programs. "Top Notch Teens" meet monthly, so if you are interested, please contact (804) 646-1441 for more information.
City Wide Teen Nights
Events are held the first Friday of each month from 6:00 - 10:00 pm. Youth ages 13-17 are invited
Some of our upcoming events will include teen bowling trips, college night events, Chinese New Year celebration, visits to local plays and much more.
Call (804) 646-1441 for dates, location and activities.
Teens on the Move
Are you ready to get out of Richmond and see the world?
Then get on the bus and be a teen on the move. Teens will travel to various locations around Virginia, Washington DC, Baltimore and even Atlanta. All trips are planned by the Executive Teen Committee
Please call (804) 646-1441 for more details and upcoming trips.
Carmax Basketball League
Can you hoop? Then come out and register for the Car Max Summer Basketball League held at Pine Camp Arts and Community Center. The program jump starts in June.
Please call (804) 646-1771 for more information.
Teen Employment Opportunities
Interested in learning about the trophy business? Hotchkiss Field Community is the place to start. The Trophies by Teens entrepreneurial program teaches you the ins and outs of running a small business. You have the opportunity to create, produce and sell trophies for City departments, businesses and citizens. Want to learn more, contact Hotchkiss at (804)646-4466.
Did you know that there are businesses out there that specialize in cleaning and restoring football helmets? Another unique program to our department is the Nu2U Helmet Cleaning Service. This teen training/employment program is currently being implemented at Bellemeade and Hotchkiss Community Centers. You will learn to clean and restore existing football helmets for the Department's football programs. For more information contact Bellemeade at (804)646-8235 or Hotchkiss at (804)646-4466.
Are you creative? Have you ever wondered how the shirt companies design tee shirts? The Tees by Teens entrepreneurial program at Bellemeade Community Center can show you how it's all done. This is your opportunity to create your own designs, choose artwork and handle customer service and sales. The program has designed shirts for City departments, local businesses and citizens. For more information contact Bellemeade at (804)646-8235 or Hotchkiss at (804)646-4466.