Celebrate National Youth Week with free online activities

May 1st to 7th

National Youth Week is here to celebrate the positive contributions youth make to the community and the City of Barrie is offering a week of free online programming for youth to participate in.

Throughout the week, Barrie youths are encouraged to participate in the online activities offered, including social media challenges, free virtual fitness classes, online Teen Trivia and a virtual drop-in program to learn more about the city’s inclusion services and programming.


We’re celebrating National Youth Week (NYW) starting May 1 with free online activities to inspire, engage and connect…

Posted by The City of Barrie on Friday, April 30, 2021

“This year’s theme is all about making connections, which has been a challenge for everyone in our community over the past year, including youth,” said Steve Lee-Young, Manager of Recreation Programs, Recreation and Culture Services Department. “Our goal with National Youth Week is to offer the young people in our community opportunities to connect and engage in different ways, while staying safe.”

To check out the full list of programs, head over to the City of Barrie’s website.


Featured image courtesy of the City of Barrie via Barrie.ca