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Computer Resource Centers Teen Programming

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From homework help to RECYouth, our teen classes are designed with your interests and your skills in mind!


RECYouth, for teens ages 13-17, offers video, audio, and graphic design classes that develop your technology skills while allowing you to express yourself. You can use various software and tools in the CRCs to talk about your community, share an important issue in your life, or just have a chance to be creative about things that you’re interested in.  Email us at for more information.

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Teen Classes

General teen classes offer opportunities for you to develop your technology skills as well as receive financial, academic and career guidance in the form of entrepreneurial training, college prep, and resume writing.

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Green Teens

Help us become a greener agency! Work with our architects and urban planners to promote sustainable practices, infrastructure, and design. If you are interested in being a "Green Teen," please email us at

Youth Made Media

Youth Made Media is City Parks Foundation's multimedia/technology afterschool program offering video production training, media literacy, new media, academic support, and life skills training. Please email Jaime Zelaya at for more information.

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