Summer Programming

Open to all youth age 12 to 18. The Basement Teen Center’s summer programs start on June 21st. Register today… we hope to see you soon!

Fresh Prints

Learn about designing, carving, and printing linocuts, wood blocks, and simple silk screens. Print on fabric and paper; make cards, t-shirts, prayer flags, bandanas, etc.

You don’t need to be a virtuoso to enjoy making art; Art is for everyone! All materials are provided.

Fresh Prints: Every Monday, June 21st through August 23rd, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be a break for lunch, and lunches are provided!

register for Fresh Prints

Ukulelic Orchestra

Group and individual instruction, and ensemble playing for budding ukulelists. A limited number of ukuleles will be provided. Also open to anyone interested in playing acoustic guitar, bass, mandolin, percussion, or singing. Again, some instruments can be provided. Even if you’ve never touched a ukulele we invite you to join. You don’t need to be a virtuoso to enjoy making music; Music is for everyone!  

Ukulelic Orchestra: Every Friday, June 25th through August 20th, 1-3 p.m. There will be a break for lunch/snack, and lunches are provided!

register for the Ukulelic Orchestra

Pathfinder Club

Whether you’re new to tabletop RPGs, new to Pathfinder, or an experienced adventurer, you’re invited to join. Dwarven fighter? Orcish barbarian? Gnomish bard? All heroes are welcome, even Human rogues! We’ll supply all the gear, you bring a hunger for adventure.

Pathfinder Club: Every Friday, 3-6 p.m., every Monday, 2-5 p.m., June 21st through August 27th.

register for Pathfinder Club

Field Trips

Registration and permission slips are required.

Mini-Golf in Stowe

Thursday, August 5th. We will leave the BTC at 1:15 p.m. We will play a game or two and have a picnic. Discs and food will be provided. We will be back to the BTC by 5 p.m.

Register for Mini Golf in Stowe.

Hike the Quichee Gorge

Thursday, August 12th. We will leave the BTC at 11:15 a.m. Hiking to and exploring the gorge, cooking out. Food will be provided. We will be back to the BTC by 5 p.m.

Register to Hike the Quichee Gorge.

Disc Golf at Wrightsville

Thursday, August 19th. We will leave the BTC at 1:15 p.m. We will play 18 holes and have a picnic. Discs and food will be provided. We will be back to the BTC by 5 p.m.

Register for Disc Golf at Wrightsville.

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Past Field Trips

June 24th. Disc Golf at Wrightsville. We will leave the BTC at 1:15 p.m. We will play 18 holes and have a picnic. Discs and food will be provided. We will be back to the BTC by 5 p.m.

July 1st. A Day in Burlington. We will leave the BTC by 11:15 a.m. We will explore Church St., visit Waterfront park, and try food from the local restaurant offerings. (Food will be provided.) We will be back to the BTC by 5 p.m.

July 8th. Bowling at Twin City Lanes. We will leave the BTC at 1 p.m. and play a couple games at the Twin City Family Fun Center. We will be back to the BTC by 5 p.m.

July 15th. Kayaking at the Waterbury Reservoir. We will leave the BTC at 11:15 a.m. We will explore the reservoir via kayak. Kayak’s and food will be provided. We will be back to the BTC by 5 p.m.

July 22nd. Disc Golf at Wrightsville. We will leave the BTC at 1:15 p.m. We will play 18 holes and have a picnic. Discs and food will be provided. We will be back to the BTC by 5 p.m.