Youth Move

Youth Move is for anyone between the ages of 10 and 18 looking for some excitement. This program offers both drop-in sites and registered special events for youth. 

Follow us on Facebook (CityofThunderBayYouth) and Instagram (@youthmovetbay) for our most recent updates and daily activities! 

Drop in Sites

Youth Move Drop in Sites are year-round spaces where youth are free to drop by.  Check out the drop-down menu to see what we're up to! 

Kinsmen Youth Centre

Come hang out with us!

Games, crafts, video games, computer access, sports, snacks, and more. New activities each day! 


Please wear a mask (or one will be provided). Social distancing will be implemented. Covid-19 symptom check, tracing questions, and hand sanitizing prior to entering the building. Sanitization after each use of any equipment.


Currently Closed due to Covid-19 Protocols


Free | Ages 10-18

Kinsmen Centre: 609 James St. N.

Please e-mail or call 807-625-2344 with any questions. 



820 Minnesota Street


This drop-in site is closed until further notice.


 Canada Games Complex

420 Winnipeg Avenue

This drop-in site is closed until further notice.

Special Events

Youth Move has a variety of different events for youth to check out throughout the year.  All of our special events are registered events.  To register for any of our special events please e-mail with the participant's name, age, and address for delivery.

Spring 2021  - Virtual Programs

May Events

  • Tuesday May 11th @5:30pm: Compass North Collab: Health Jeopardy with Top 3 Prizes (Live Zoom)
  • Wednesday May 12th @5:30pm: Zoom Game Night (Live Zoom)
  • Thursday May 13th @5:30pm: Paint Night (Kits and Live Zoom)Friday May 14th @5:30pm: Explore the World from your Home: Germany (Kits and Live Zoom)
  • Wednesday May 19th @5:30pm: Crafting for your Room (Kits and Live Zoom)
  • Thursday May 20th @5:30pm: Spring Appetizers (Kits and Live Zoom)
  • Friday May 21st @5:30pm: Bake a Spring Cake (Kits and Live Zoom)
  • Wednesday May 26th @5:30pm: Make Your Own Pie (Kits and Live Zoom)
  • Thursday May 27th @5:30pm: Online Escape Room (Kits and Live Zoom)
  • Friday May 28th @5:30pm: Explore the World from your Home: Cuba (Kits and Live Zoom)

All events are free. Ages 12-18. Please register by e-mail with the participant's name, age, and address to

For more information please call weekdays 10-5pm 807-631-5014.

For more activities and other sweet things, check out our Facebook page (CityofThunderBayYouth) and Instagram (@youthmovetbay).


Youth Week 2021

National Youth Week happens every year from May 1st-7th and is a celebration of youth accomplishments and achievements in our community and across Canada. The City of Thunder Bay is excited to host virtual programming once again this year for Youth Week.

The Recreation and Culture Division, along with other community partners, has arranged different events for youth ages 12–24 to participate in virtually throughout the week with a focus on Community Connections. All events are free.

Check out Youth Week TBay for more information about the events happening this year.

Check out our Facebook page or the Key for more information about all of our Special Events.

Things to know

Youth Move is nut safe – any food sent from home must be nut safe.

Youth may sign out at any time.

Participant Information Forms are required for all youth and can be found at any of the Drop In sites or Special Events.

If your child has a disability, we welcome them to come with a PSW or support may be provided through Junior Inclusion Services.

Contact us

Phone: 625-2344


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