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Join us for Youth Appreciation Week!


Each year, Seattle Parks and Recreation celebrates teens with Youth Appreciation Week by providing special programming during Seattle Public Schools’ spring break week. Programming includes regularly scheduled activities, special events, field trips, and activities designed to celebrate this special week for teens. And the best part? All events are free to attend! 

See below for a list of scheduled events!


Friday, April 6 

Kick Off Party

Meadowbrook Teen Life Center

10750 30th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98125

4:00 p.m.—7:30 pm

Youth Appreciation Week is kicking off at the Meadowbrook Teen Life Center! Bring your friends, and stay for the pool party afterward! This event will feature the following activities:

  • BBQ and Dessert Bar
  • 3-0n-3 Basketball Tournament
  • Dodgeball
  • Resource/Job Fair
  • Nail Art Station
  • Photo Booth
  • And More!

Pool Parties at Multiple Locations


Thursday, April 12


Rainier Beach Community Center

8825 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118

1:00—4:00 p.m.


Thursday, April 12

Pool Party

Southwest Pool

2801 SW Thistle St, Seattle, WA 98126

3:00—4:00 p.m.


Friday, April 13

Block Party

Rainier Community Center

4600 38th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118

5:00—9:00 p.m.


Saturday, April 14

Skating Party

Pattison’s West

34222 Pacific Hwy S, Federal Way, WA 98003

7:30—10:00 p.m.


For more information, call Andre Franklin at 206-615-0954.