Thunderbird Teen Center

Thunderbird Teen Center

1106 E. Grovers Ave.
Phoenix, AZ
(602) 953-2944

Contact: for more information and to find us on FACEBOOK!


The Thunderbirds Teen Center will be open:

School Year: 2:00 p.m.—7:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday
Special Events—Saturday
The facility is open for drop-in and regular programs throughout the school year. Weekend schedule varies according to the quarter.

Summer Hours: 9:00 a.m. —6:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday
Special Events—Saturday
The facility will be open for drop-in, and increased regular programs during the summer. Weekend schedule will include special events, field trips and community outings. Weekend event schedules are distributed monthly.   

Holidays: TTC will be open during all school Spring and Fall breaks, as well as between Christmas and New Years. A special schedule will be published for holiday activities.

The Civitan Foundation, Inc., a Phoenix-based non-profit organization, has assumed management of the Thunderbirds Teen Center. Established in 1968, the Civitan Foundation, Inc. is dedicated to providing quality services to people of all abilities.  

The primary goal of the Thunderbirds Teen Center is to provide youth with an inventory of skills and positive experiences that will help promote self-development.

This program offers drop-in and structured programming to youth between the ages of 11 and 17 during after-school and non-supervised hours. Activities include: homework help; recreation classes; enrichment classes; certification courses; job/college prep; guest speakers; field trips and much more!


Recording Studio- The Thunderbirds Teen Center offers a state of the art recording studio to record tracks and vocals for teens.  The equipment and studio can be used by teens ages 13-18 with an appointment for a minimal fee.

Classrooms – The center has two classrooms and a multi-purpose room.  The rooms are used for presentations and special events.

Game room – With pool tables, ping pong and video games the game room can offer recreational opportunities for almost any teen.

Dance room – With a full wall of mirrors and a great music system the dance room is the perfect place for participants to dance and perform their talents.