We are ready to connect with all the fantastic youth in our community! Over the past 20 years, PRC Youth has provided safe, fun and supervised recreation for youth 13Y-18Y along with select opportunities for preteens 10Y-12Y. We currently offer drop-in and registered programming primarily at the Greg Moore Youth Centre (11925 Haney Place) and Albion Community Centre (24165 104 Ave).
There's something for everyone!
Whether you’re interested rock climbing/bouldering, skateboarding, scootering, basketball, foosball, ping pong, billiards, air hockey, leadership/personal development, board games, Nintendo Switch or PS5...we are here to connect with YOUth!
Greg Moore Youth Centre (GMYC)
The Greg Moore Youth Centre (GMYC) is located at 11925 Haney Place. Parking is available on the surface lot to the east of the RCMP building on Edge Street. There is also parking available underground at 22470 Dewdney Trunk Road. We are open every day for youth 13Y-18Y for FREE*!
The Greg Moore Youth Centre is closed on Dec. 24, 25, 26, 31 and Jan.1.
GMYC Hours of Operation
Current Facility Hours
- Monday - Sunday | 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
FREE GMYC Drop-In Activities
General Drop-In Activities (during hours of operation):
- Youth Lounge | ping pong, billiards, foosball, games, music room (with instruments), and more!
- Active Area | Open Gym for many sports (Basketball, indoor Soccer etc..) bouldering wall (waiver required - see below). Tues. / Thurs. / Fri.
- Other Activities | computer lab, Nintendo Switch, Playstation 5, teaching kitchen, concession
Drop-In for FREE to the Greg Moore Youth Centre on Thursdays at 6:00 PM where youth (12Y-18Y) will learn to prep, cook and eat a new meal each week. Become more confident in the kitchen while fostering new connections!
Culinary Night is run by staff in partnership with the Friends in Need Food Bank, which donates food for Culinary Night on a weekly basis.
PAID GMYC Drop-In Activities (during Hours of Operation)
- Skateboarding & Scootering | Skate/scooter* at our indoor park for just $4.10 + tax (waiver required - see below). Mon. / Wed. / Sat. / Sun.
*Please Note: Helmets are required while skateboarding or scootering. Bring your own helmet or rent one for just $1!
In order to participate in sport and recreational activities at the GMYC, participants are required to obtain informed consent agreements from their parent/guardian once per year. Please see below if you'd like to complete the forms prior to your activities at the GMYC.
Albion Community Centre (ACC)
The Albion Community Centre is a 20,000 square foot, multi-use facility located at 24165 104 Ave beside c̓əsqənelə Elementary. Parking is available in the front of the buildings. We have FREE opportunities for youth 13Y-18Y at both facilities!
FREE ACC Drop-In Youth Activities
- Thursdays | Cooking and Improv
- Fridays | Drop-In Basketball
- Meet in the c̓əsqənelə Elementary Gymnasium.
Drop-In Activities & Registered Programs
We have drop-in activities available for youth at the Greg Moore Youth Centre and Albion Community Centre! View each facility tabs for full details.
You can find all sorts of arts and recreation programs for youth (beyond activities at the Greg Moore Youth Centre) in our seasonal Parks, Recreation & Culture Program Guide!
How to Register
- Online registration is available 24/7
- Phone Registration is available at 604-467-7422 (Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM and Saturday - Sunday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Rates & Memberships
Drop-In Rate for Indoor Skateboard & Scooter Park @ the Greg Moore Youth Centre
The Drop-In Rate for those who want to skateboard and/or scooter at the Greg Moore Youth Centre is $4.10 + tax.
Please Note: Helmets are mandatory when skateboarding and scootering. Rentals available for $1.00.
PRC Youth Active Pass
The PRC Youth Active Pass provides youth ages 13Y-18Y with access to our drop-in programming for an entire year for just $100 + tax! Get unlimited access to indoor skateboarding, scootering, rock-climbing/bouldering, drop-in sports and more.
How Do I Purchase My Membership?
There are three ways to purchase your membership:
- Register online
- Call 604-467-7422
- Register in-person at the Maple Ridge Leisure Centre (11925 Haney Place - attached to GMYC)
Looking for Financial Assistance and/or Recreation Support?
Visit our Recreation Access pages for more information about our available programs. Or, if you want to talk to someone in-person, visit the Greg Moore Youth Centre or Albion Community Centre during operational hours!
Youth Leadership/Volunteer Opportunities
When | Tuesdays @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where | Greg Moore Youth Centre
Ages | 12Y–18Y
Share your ideas for the Greg Moore Youth Centre and learn about leadership, basic banking, upcoming volunteer opportunities throughout the community and so much more. You can also acquire volunteer hours while attending!
Feel free to drop by to check it out or contact Jonathan Chambers at email@example.com for more information.
Accepting Resumes for Spring/Summer 2024!
Volunteer at the Thomas Haney Action Park and/or in neighbourhood parks this upcoming spring! Volunteer Mentors will be working directly with City of Maple Ridge Youth Staff. This opportunity can provide youth with leadership skills that can transfer to any future job, volunteer hours which can be used for graduation, build self-confidence interacting with a various age groups, responsibility, creating ownership...and so much more. A short interview process is required prior to being accepted into the program.
For more details or to submit a resume, contact Jonathan Chambers at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Youth Leadership Group
Ages | 14Y-22Y
Do you want to get more involved in community initiatives? Join us! uPlan is a youth volunteer subcommittee of the Maple Ridge Youth Planning Table. The vision of uPlan is to actively engage and recognize the contributions of youth within our community. uPlan aims to promote youth voices on civic issues and community-based initiatives that nurture the mental, social, and physical health and wellbeing of youth in Maple Ridge. Send us an email UPLANRM@gmail.com or connect with us on Instagram @UPLAN.RM for more information.
Calling all Youth (12-18Y) and Emerging Adults (19Y-24Y)
Take the Survey, Shape the Future
How can our community better support youth and emerging adults to allow them to grow and develop to their highest potential?
Tell us what you think by June 30! Your feedback will help identify gaps in programs and services for your age group.
Questions? Contact email@example.com.
Your summer adventure awaits!
Join us for an out trip at various locations throughout the summer. Transportation and food is included! Be sure to meet at the front entrance of the GMYC 15 minutes ahead of the activity start time to ensure your spot on the bus. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for any additional questions.
Summer Friday Out-trips 2024 will be updated closer to Summer.
Register with the ID# in table below:
|DATE||TIME ||ACTIVITY||COST||CLASS ID # (for reg)|
|Friday, July 7||5:30 PM - 9:00 PM||Castle Fun Park||$30||50652|
|Friday, July 14||5:30 PM - 9:30 PM||Extreme Air Park||$30||50653|
|Friday, July 21||12:30 PM - 8:00 PM||Cultus Lake Waterslides||$30||50651|
|Friday, July 28||3:00 PM - 8:30 PM||Hayward Lake & BBQ||$10||50654|
|Friday, August 11||9:30 AM - 3:00 PM||Otter Co-Op Outdoor Experience Water Park||$20||51439|
|Friday, August 18||3:00 PM - 8:30 PM||Rolley Lake & BBQ||$10||50655|