Programs Offered by PYW

    PYW offers many distinct programs to the youth of Pittsfield.                                                                                                                                                         




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Monday - Friday 3:00 - 6:00 PM (During the School Year)

School vacation hours vary - Call for Details
Summer hours:  Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 2:00-6:00 PM.
See quarterly newsletter and calendar for more details!

Youth Board:

The Youth Board has a three part mission:  To give the youth a voice in the programs offered by PYW; To improve the image of PYW and youth in general to the community; and Fundraising. Meeting times vary, Check the calendar for up to date info!

FUN for Summer:

We had a fantastic summer - thanks to everyone who joined us on our trips and excursions! Want input on what trips we plan for next year? Email us at with your ideas.

PYW Trips: Indoor Rock Climbing, Kayaking, Canoeing, Bowling

Music Enhancement and Appreciation Program: Concerts, Music Lessons, Workshops

Pittsfield Teen Mentor Project: Collaboration with the Pittsfield Schools

Family Dinner Nights - Youth Plan and Prepare Family Style Dinner

Dialogue Nights:  Opportunities for teens and adults to discuss topics of such as Drug and alcohol abuse and community involvement.

Community Pride and Involvement: PYW is involved in many community events throughout the year - check the calendar for up to date info!