Upcoming/Recent Events


  • Winter Clubs begin in January after the winter break.
  • Registration for WINTER-SPRING 2019 AFTER SCHOOL EXTENDED ENRICHMENT REGISTRATION GOING ON NOW!! PLEASE CLICK ON THE EXTENDED ENRICHMENT TAB TO DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION.

  • NEW this winter at CHS: The origins of Hip Hop - club sponsored by the YAB of YouthNet
    NEW: Girls Who Code - at MMS and SOMS - join now
    NEW: Curls on the Move - a new pilot at MMS - register now for the winter and spring sessions

  • June 15: Dance with JJ - 5:00 - 6:30 pm at the CHS gym - a totally free hip hop dance workshop for CHS students - see the flyer below.

  • A Concert of Inclusion - June 8, 7:30 - 9:30 pm at the Baird Community Center. Admission $5. All are welcome.

  • YouthNet's MMS Spectrum Club supports Pride Month this June 2018 with several events including a t-shirt tie-dying event on June 6 in the MMS Garden with SOMS and CHS students.

  • The YouthNet summer internship program is accepting applications NOW. Apply online on the Mentorship page or get the application at the CHS guidance office!

  • South Orange Invitational Golf Outing to benefit YouthNet, September 18, 2017, The East Orange Golf Club, Short Hills
  • 3rd Annual Wellness Extravaganza - Thursday, June 8, SOMS Gym, 6-8 pm. Also featuring presentation on "The Impact of Social Media on Children and Adolescents" by Lauren Muriello, Wednesday, June 7, 7:30 pm, SOMS Little Theater.
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Mission Statement


YouthNet strives to serve the children of Maplewood and South Orange. By developing and incubating programs to meet their identified needs; obtaining and distributing funds to youth-oriented organizations while avoiding duplication but optimizing existing services; facilitating research and training for service providers; fostering better shared practices and resources; and by encouraging multi-leveled communication, participation, and collaboration, the hope of a better community may be actualized.

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