On July 2, 2019, the City of Aiken Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Department will unveil its newest summer program, a Youth Empowerment Program catering to young males, ages 9 – 18. With weekly sessions presented as a “Power Hour” for young males to receive tutelage and mentorship within the realm of male development; topics include various day – to – day challenges young males will need to overcome as well as the introduction to the limitless opportunities life has to offer.

Smith–Hazel Recreation Center, located at 400 Kershaw Street, Aiken, SC 29801 will play host to the Youth Empowerment Program with the start time slated for 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm every Tuesday. The program will host its last session on August 13, 2019.

Registration is open now and will remain open for new registrants to join the fun on a weekly basis. The cost is free and refreshments will be served during each session.

Volunteer applications and sponsorship opportunities are available now as we are seeking individuals who would love to assist in the development of our young males.

For all questions and concerns, please contact the Smith-Hazel Recreation Center via phone at
803 – 293 – 7851 or email tbehling@cityofaikensc.gov

Download Flyer