Los Alamos Teen Center Hosting Supportive Events

Local youth relax in bean bag chairs Saturday at the Los Alamos Teen Center. Photo by Bonnis J. Gordon/ladailypost.com

Los Alamos Teen Center Assistant Director George Marsden speaks with youth gathered at the center Saturday afternoon. Photo by Bonnis J. Gordon/ladailypost.com


The Los Alamos Teen Center is hosting a special Open Mic Night Thursday, Dec. 12 at which Home Run is donating pizzas for the event.

Support is coming in from businesses and organizations to provide food for youth who gather at the Teen Center after the funeral of Tyler Van Anne Friday.

Ruby K’s is donating bagels/cream cheese and tortilla wrap finger food, Starbucks is donating coffee, Smith’s in White Rock and the Co+op are donating snacks. The Juvenile Justice Advisory Board is funding art therapists to be present in the afternoon and Teen Center staff will host movies and popcorn until 11 p.m. Friday.

An art therapist also will be at the Teen Center 2:30–6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17.

The Los Alamos Teen Center is at 3900 Trinity Dr. For information, call 505.500-8073.