National Youth Week

May 1 to May 7, 2023

Join us for a weeklong festival filled with free events and activities. Celebrate National Youth Week by expressing your creativity, exchanging ideas and connecting with local youth.

National Youth Week takes place every year from May 1 to May 7 and features community events celebrating arts, environment, literacy and recreation. Attend programs and follow along on social media using #NYW905.

Sauga Summer Pass

This summer, youth (ages 12 to 16) can enjoy free MiWay rides, fun swims and fitness access for free from July 1 to August 31, 2023. Some restrictions apply. Register at a community centre.

Events

Escape Room
Escape Room

Meadowvale Community Centre

Monday, May 1, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Self-care for (YOU)th
Self-care for (YOU)th

South Common Community Centre

Monday, May 1, 2023
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Youth Poet Engagement/ Open Mic
Youth Poet Engagement/ Open Mic

Malton Community Centre

Monday, May 1, 2023
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

3D Design with TinkerCad
3D Design with TinkerCad

Frank McKechnie Library

May 1, 2023 – May 2, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Drop In Volleyball
Drop In Volleyball

Various locations

May 1, 2023 – May 2, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Youth Boot Camp
Youth Boot Camp

Various locations

May 1, 2023 – May 2, 2023
3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

National Youth Week Celebration
National Youth Week Celebration

Various locations

May 1, 2023 – May 4, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Free Weight Room Drop In
Free Weight Room Drop In

Various locations

May 1, 2023 – May 4, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m

Drop In Table Tennis
Drop In Table Tennis

Churchill Meadows Community Centre

May 1, 2023 – May 4, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Technique Training Session
Technique Training Session

Rivergrove Community Centre

May 1, 2023 – May 4, 2023
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Basketball Tournament
Basketball Tournament

Various locations

May 1, 2023 – May 5, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Volleyball Tournament
Volleyball Tournament

Frank McKechnie Community Centre

Tuesday, May 2, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sport Drop-In: Soccer
Sport Drop-In: Soccer

Huron Park Community Centre

Tuesday, May 2, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

NBA 2K Playstation Tournament
NBA 2K Playstation Tournament

Rivergrove Community Centre

Tuesday, May 2, 2023
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Board Game Night
Board Game Night

Huron Park Community Centre

Tuesday, May 2, 2023
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Sheridan’s Ace the Job Interview!
Sheridan’s Ace the Job Interview!

Virtual/online

Tuesday, May 2, 2023
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Youth Week Virtual Workout
Youth Week Virtual Workout

Virtual/online

May 2 and May 4
4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

3 Point Shoot Competition
3 Point Shoot Competition

Meadowvale Community Centre

Wednesday, May 3, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Two Ball Tournament
Two Ball Tournament

Malton Community Centre

Wednesday, May 3, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Basketball Skills and Drills with Sheridan Varsity Athletes
Basketball Skills and Drills with Sheridan Varsity Athletes

Mississauga Valley Community Centre

Wednesday, May 3, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Dodgeball Tournament
Dodgeball Tournament

Frank McKechnie Community Centre

Wednesday, May 3, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Teen Handicraft
Teen Handicraft

Sheridan Library

Wednesday, May 3, 2023
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Bracelet Making Workshop
Bracelet Making Workshop

South Common Community Centre

Wednesday, May 3, 2023
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Sheridan’s Career Exploration
Sheridan’s Career Exploration

Virtual/online

Friday, March 3, 2023
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Teen Gaming
Teen Gaming

Various locations

May 3, 2023 – May 4, 2023
Various times

EcoBuzz Conference
EcoBuzz Conference

Instructional Centre (UTM)

Thursday, May 4, 2023
9:00 a.m – 3:30 p.m.

Green Screen
Green Screen

Woodlands Library

Thursday, May 4, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Drop In Pickleball
Drop In Pickleball

Mississauga Valley Community Centre

Thursday, May 4, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Drop In Badminton
Drop In Badminton

Huron Park Community Centre

Thursday, May 4, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Become — Special Aquatic Event for Youth
Become — Special Aquatic Event for Youth

Erin Meadows Community Centre

Thursday, May 4, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Movie and Trivia
Movie and Trivia

Frank McKechnie Community Centre

Thursday, May 4, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m

Basketball Skills Competition and Tournament
Basketball Skills Competition and Tournament

South Common Community Centre

Thursday, May 4, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Youth Week Mural Project
Youth Week Mural Project

South Common Community Centre

Thursday, May 4, 2023
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Sheridan’s Career Exploration Workshop and Campus Tour
Sheridan’s Career Exploration Workshop and Campus Tour

Hazel McCallion Campus

Thursday, May 4, 2023
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Smoothie Station
Smoothie Station

Meadowvale Community Centre

Friday, May 5, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Teen Bath Bomb Making
Teen Bath Bomb Making

Sheridan Library

Friday, May 5, 2023
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Carnival Day
Carnival Day

Frank McKechnie Community Centre

Friday, May 5, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Basketball Skills Competition
Basketball Skills Competition

Rivergrove Community Centre

Friday, May 5, 2023
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Community BBQ
Community BBQ

Malton Community Centre

Friday, May 5, 2023
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

MYAC Carnival
MYAC Carnival

Mississauga Valley Community Centre (picnic area)

Saturday, May 6, 2023
12:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Teen Escape Room
Teen Escape Room

Sheridan Library

Saturday, May 6, 2023
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Drop In Basketball
Drop In Basketball

Erin Meadows Community Centre

Sunday, May 7, 2023
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Collaborative Poetry Workshop
Collaborative Poetry Workshop

Living Arts Centre

Saturday, April 15, 2023
11:30 a.m – 2:30 p.m.

The New Youth Council Poetry Showcase
The New Youth Council Poetry Showcase

Small Arms Inspection Building

May 2, 2023 – May 26, 2023

The City of Mississauga offers a variety of programs and services available to young people aged 12 to 24 in Mississauga available at mississauga.ca/youth.