Afterschool activity programs for children and
youth ages 5-11 are provided at four youth center locations (see below)
throughout the Town, for youth who attend school in the Town of Amherst. The afterschool
program operates from September through June on Monday through Friday from 2:30
to 5:30 PM. An extended afternoon program from 5:30 PM to 6:00 PM is available.
Special weekly activities, including cooking,
educational games, exercise and group activities are offered through the
program. Children are encouraged to develop new skills in an atmosphere of fun
and fair play. A nutritious, healthy snack will be provided for all program
participants each day.
Children are bused from the school according
to the school district guidelines. The following is a list of sites by school
Sweet Home School
District-Amherst Youth & Family
District-Clearfield Youth Center
Youth & Family Center