The Teen Center at Indian Ledge Park, offers a safe, well-supervised, alcohol-, tobacco-, and drug-free environment for middle school (seventh and eighth graders) and high school students to socialize. Activities include band nights, dances, movies, pool, video games, Xbox and wii tournaments, and open recreation. There is also a cafe. During the school year, it is open Fridays from 7 to 10 for middle school students and Saturdays from 7 to 10 for high school students. Summer hours are Mondays for middle school, Tuesdays for high school. Call 203-452-5003 for more information.

The Recreation Department, 203-452-5060, offers a variety of summer programs for children and teens, including sports leagues, programs, and summer camps. Trumbull’s parks offer baseball diamonds, tennis courts, swimming or jogging. 

The Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA, 203-452-9633, also holds many programs and events, including some just for teens. The Y’s wellness facilities and group exercise classes are open to members 15 and older. The YMCA Camp and Outdoor Center, located on Route 59 in Monroe, offers three pools, a snack bar, boating, tennis, basketball, mini-golf, rentals and birthday parties. Call 203-445-9633 for information or visit

The Trumbull Library, 203-452-5197, also has activities and volunteer opportunities for young people.