Youth & Teen Recreation, Sports & Arts

Classes & Activities for Youth

The City of Dublin provides an abundance of year-round activities for youth:
  • After-school recreation
  • Aquatics
  • Dance and fitness
  • Music and art
  • Sports programs
  • Summer camps

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Classes & Activities for Teens

The City of Dublin provides many activities for teens in the community. In addition to wonderful classes and programs, there are also many opportunities for teen volunteerism in Dublin.

Youth Advisory Committee Youth Mini Grant Application

The City of Dublin Youth Advisory Committee's Youth Mini Grant Program provides grant money to support projects and programs serving or benefiting Dublin youth, such as:

  • Current youth events
  • Performing arts programs
  • Athletic teams
  • Multi-cultural awareness
  • Health awareness, and many other youth activities
Grants will range from $200 - $600.

Mini Grant Criteria

The application and proposal will be accepted from Monday, October 17, 2016, starting at 9:00 AM through Friday, November 4, 2016, ending at 5:00 PM. Early applications are encouraged. Applications that do not meet the criteria or do not contain a proposal will be disqualified.

Criteria for the Youth Mini Grant

  • Youth benefiting from or involved with the project must include at least 75% Dublin residents who are of middle or high school age.
  • Organization/Club must have an adult sponsor.
  • Organization/Club must be based within the City of Dublin.

Criteria for Evaluation

  • Organization/Management
  • Needs/Benefit
  • Funding/Budget
  • Presentation

Previous Year Follow-up (if applicable)

  • How the funds were used
  • Were the goals met
  • What was the impact

Dublin LEAD

The Dublin LEAD program is open to teens entering seventh grade or higher.  Participants will have the opportunity to assist City of Dublin camp staff during camp and swim lessons throughout the summer.  Participants will receive training in various job-related skills, including: resume writing, job search techniques, and interview skills for recreation professionals. Additional topics will include how to lead an activity; how to engage participants; water safety; playground and park safety; and supervising camp participants.  Participants are encouraged to assist with recreation/aquatics programs for at least two weeks in the summer.  

How to Sign Up

Thanks for your interest in the Dublin LEAD program. The deadline for applications for summer 2016 Dublin LEAD program was April 22 at 5:00 p.m. Applications are no longer being accepted. Information regarding the 2017 Dublin LEAD Program will be available in spring 2017.
  1. Bat Busters Tee Ball League

    This is a great opportunity for your youngster to make new friends or play with existing friends. Teeball teaches the basics of baseball in a fun and non-competitive environment. Teeball is a great entry point to the world of team sports, introducing teamwork, sharing and many other useful social skills. Players will receive instruction, support, a league T-shirt and a participation trophy given out on awards day. Parent participation is encouraged. Game times are 9:00 AM, 10:00 AM, and 11:00 AM, based on final league schedule.

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  2. Junior Warriors League

    Information on Junior Warriors League

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  3. Teen Issues & Resources

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  4. Youth Advisory Committee

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  5. Youth Benefit Concert

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