City celebrates youth week

Nanaimo youth can take part in a variety of fun, free or low-cost activities courtesy of parks, recreation and culture.

Nanaimo youth can take part in a variety of fun, free or low-cost activities courtesy of parks, recreation and culture.

Nanaimo Youth Week runs until Monday (April 7), with dodge ball, floor hockey, basketball, bowling, yoga and movie night.

“It’s a great way to get youth in our community out there and involved,” said Megan Noakes, recreation coordinator. “There are great activities happening for teens in the community year round, and Youth Week helps us showcase them for teens, and parents of teens, in Nanaimo.”

A full schedule of events can be found online at www.nanaimo.ca or on the Youth Nanaimo Facebook page, www.facebook.com/YOUthNanaimo.

For more information, please contact 250-756-5200.