Youth Programs

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Summer Day Camp - information available spring 2018

Tumwater Trippin' Teen Camp - information available spring 2018

Old Town Center (OTC) After School Program

Please Note: The OTC After School Program opens for the 2017-18 School Year on Wednesday, September 6.

Fall 2017 Open House: Friday, September 15

Friday, September 15 - 2:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Old Town Center - 215 N 2nd Avenue SW, Tumwater

Do you have a child in 3rd – 12th grade? Interested in checking out the Old Town Center After School Program for the first time? You and your family are invited to visit us at our Open House, coming up on Friday, September 15. Come meet the staff, take a tour of the building, participate in fun games and activities, play a game of pool, air hockey or foosball, and enjoy a delicious Ice Cream Bar. The program is open 2:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Fridays; ice cream will be served beginning at 5:00 p.m. We would love to have you join us! More program details listed below.

After School Program Details 

The Old Town Center (OTC) offers a youth after school program on weekday afternoons during the school year (see below for details). The After School Youth Program is a fully supervised drop-in program open to youth in grades 3 through 12. Best of all, it’s FREE! Make new friends and have fun! Youth participate in a variety of activities: Pool Tables, Foosball, Air Hockey, Open Gym, Homework Help, Video Games, Food, Field Trips, Community Service, and more!In addition to these opportunities, there are activities offered each afternoon for a wide variety of youth interests.

OTC After School Program Hours
 Monday - Thursday  2:30 - 6:30 p.m.
 Friday*  2:00 - 8:00 p.m.
*Please note: The OTC After School Program will be closed on Fridays when there is a scheduled Tumwater Youth Program (TYP) activity as well as during school breaks. 





Registration Information:

All participants in the After School Program need to register for the program, even if they have participated in past years. Register by mail or in person in the Parks and Recreation office at Tumwater City Hall, Monday thru Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please download and complete the registration form below. 

OTC After School Program Registration pdf-icon-sm

Closure during School Breaks:

During the 2017-18 school year, the After School Program will be closed on days that school is not held (including holidays, teacher in-service dates, and winter, mid-winter, spring and summer breaks). If school is cancelled for inclement weather, the program will also be closed. The program will continue to open early on early release dates.
Please consult Tumwater School District’s yearly calendar online ( and the monthly OTC After School Program Calendar (link below) for details. 

For more information, contact Tumwater Parks & Recreation at (360) 754-4160.

To reach the Old Town Center Dining Room directly, call (360) 252-5467.

Download After School Program Calendar