An ideal space for teens looking to connect, have fun, relax, and hang the Youth Centre (YC) is free and open to local and visiting teens on a drop-in basis.
Fall Hours (tentative)
Thursdays: 3:30 - 5 p.m. and 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Fridays: 3:30 to 5 p.m., 5:30 to 7 p.m. and 7:30 to 9 p.m.
Saturday: 3:30 to 5 p.m. (except October 3), 5:30 to 7 p.m. and 7:30 to 9 p.m.
Facilities and activities
- Three rooms dedicated to skateboarding, video games (XBOX One and PS4), movies and music;
- A pool table;
- A ping pong table;
- Air hockey;
- A piano;
- Djembe drums;
- Art supplies;
- Board games;
- Mini ramp (temporarily closed) with skateboards and helmets to borrow; and
- A kitchen to reheat dinner or whip up a simple cup of tea
The Interact Club of Whistler
The Interact Club of Whistler is for youth ages 12 – 18. The group usually meet every Wednesday during the school year from 4:15 p.m. - 5 p.m. For more information check out the group’s Facebook page.
The rules at The YC are simple
All local and visiting youth are asked to respect themselves, respect others and respect the space. Drugs and alcohol are strictly prohibited.
There are YC staff present when the centre is open. The staff are there to listen, hang out, play pool and connect youth to more specific help and resources if needed.
The YC has been operating for over 15 years and is a Resort Municipality of Whistler program.
Come on in! We’d love to meet you.
Visiting the Youth Centre during COVID
Book a spot
Reserve ahead for a guaranteed spot. Timeslots can be booked by calling 604-935-8187. You can also check for a last minute spot by calling during operating hours.
Prior to coming into the youth centre
Wait outside. YC staff will come greet you before entry. You must answer a COVID questionnaire prior to entry.
- Stay at home if you have any cold or flu-like symptoms
- Self-isolate after exposure to a confirmed COVID-19 case
- Self-isolate if you have travelled outside Canada within the last 14 days
General guidelines for use
- Sanitize your hand prior to entry
- Practice physical distancing of 2 meters or 6 feet at all times
- Follow the directional arrow and keep your distance
- Adhere to posted occupancy limits of each room
- Do not enter any closed areas of the facility including the pool, change rooms or showers
- Do not congregate in large groups
- Sanitize equipment before and after use
- Limit surfaces touches
- Cough or sneeze into your elbow
- One way traffic down the entrance staircase
What we are doing to help keep you safe
- enhances cleaning protocols
- limiting the number of people in the facility to allow for safe physical distancing
- not allowing anyone in the facility who is exhibiting any cold or flu-like symptoms
Want to connect with The YC on Social Media?
Like The YC Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/whistleryouthcentre
Follow us on The YC Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/whistleryouthcentre