Office Hours9am-6pm
Open Recreation Hours- School DaysMon-Thurs: 2pm-6pm
Fri: 12pm-6pm
Open Recreation Hours- School Breaks12pm-6pm

The Main Youth Center is located at Building 5210, 24 Lathrop Drive and offers a wide range of programs and events for youth ages 9-12. This is the Open Recreation Program and Clubs.  The Main Youth Center is also the hub for all Edwards AFB Youth Sports and Instructional Classes such as Dance and Gymnastics.


The Open Recreation Program provides after school activities for children ages 9 to 12. On non-school days, after school and during the summer there is limited care. Call 275-KIDS for club, activity and programming hours.  We offer programs, clubs and activities for youth 9-12 years old like: Pre-Teen Dances,  Talent Shows, Youth Fitness, STEM, Robotics, Cooking, Life Skills, Boys and Girls Clubs of America (BGCA), Power Hour and Project Learn (homework help), Torch Club (leadership and service club), BGCA Fine Arts Exhibit Program (artistic expression club), Image Makers (photography club), and 4-H (Head, Heart, Hands, and Health youth development program).  The Main Youth Center also has various activity rooms, an indoor gym and basketball court and playground area.

Power Hour logo
Torch Club logo
4H logo
Fine Arts banner
Image Makers banner


So you’re moving! Are you nervous? Scared? Excited? Would you like to get to know someone your age, with similar interests at your new base? A youth sponsor can provide you with info about schools, shopping, and culture & maybe even become your bestie!

Would you like a sponsor? The Youth Sponsorship Program is a way to connect with youth and teens at Edwards.

Fill out the Youth Sponsorship request form and our Youth Programs and/or School Liaison will match you up according to gender, age/grade, and interests/hobbies.

Summer Camps