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William Bill Austen Youth Center
315 SW 2nd Ave
Cape Coral, FL 33991

Phone: 239-242-3950
Fax: 239-242-3969

315 SW 2nd Avenue 
Cape Coral, FL 33991

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Administrative Hours:
Mon-Fri:        7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

T.I.G.E.R.S. Hours:
Mon-Fri:        2:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Youth Classes
Mon-Thurs:                                             6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Fri.:  Game Night & Laser Tag                6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Sat & Sun:                                              Birthday Parties and Special Events

* School's Out Days: 6:45 a.m.-6:00 p.m. for grades K-8th ($26 pp) 
*Winter & Spring Break Camps grades K-8th/Summer Camp grades K-5th  6:45a.m.-6p.m. $99 per week.

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William "Bill" Austen Youth Center

The William "Bill" Austen Youth Center, located adjacent to Eagle Skate Park, is a facility for children between the ages of 3-18 which includes a 9,900 square foot recreation center and offers something fun for everyone! Kids can enjoy and participate in our Youth Classes, After school program, Special Events, and Camps year round.  

  • Air Hockey
  • Basketball Courts (1/2 courts)
  • Dance Club 
  • Sand Volleyball Court
  • Playground
  • Vending Area
  • Restrooms

TIGERS After School Program:
 Stop by the Youth Center to register your child for our after school program. TIGERS runs Monday - Friday from 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. for only $35 / child per week.  An annual $20 registration fee is required. Most local schools provide FREE busing to the Youth Center. Our after school program is licensed by the Department of Children and Families (DCF #C2OLE0066). Students will engage in daily homework assistance, daily exercise, computer stations, arts and crafts, and games.  Tigers After School program is partially funded with the Community Block Grant Fund.

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TIGERS Premium
Monday - Friday 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. is extended care for our after school program for an additional $10/week per child.

Schools Out Child Care: Child Care is available for TIGERS students from 7:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. on days when school is out. The Youth Center is open to drop in members at 6:00 a.m. on days when school is out.  The Youth Division at Oasis Elementary offers child care on schools out day from 6:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.  The Youth Center and Youth  Division also offer Spring, Winter, and Summer Camps.