Goodman Community Center | Lussier LOFT Teen Center

Lussier LOFT Teen Center

Helping youth be successful at school, home and their community.

Summer Program Information

The Lussier LOFT is here for fun, inclusive experiences to explore, learn and create together.

Our experienced staff create program opportunities designed to support middle and high school students as they envision a broader future for themselves.

Students have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities, including teen employment opportunities.

To Our Families

We believe families are the foundation for lifelong learning, and we support each other by sharing resources, responsibilities and celebrating together.

To Our Community

Middle and high school students are vital members of our community. Our goal is to build mutually beneficial relationships with community partners to provide opportunities for youth to engage in a meaningful way.

To Our Youth: You Belong Here

You can find new passions, support, friends, academic help, adventure, community, new experiences, fun. Check what we have for middle and high school students below.

Community Engagement
  • Leadership development
  • Youth voice
  • Volunteer projects
  • Family engagement
  • School partnerships
Health and Wellness
  • Social-emotional learning
  • Mental health services
  • Healthy lifestyle learning
  • Culinary programming
Academic Enrichment
  • College and career readiness
  • Tutor support
  • Financial literacy
  • Study halls and study groups
  • STEM programming
Culture and Identity
  • Gendered programming
  • Social justice education


From field trips to science experiments to collaborations with local artists and academics, there's always a lot going on at our teen center.

“I made a whole lot of new friends. I also met new teachers and made new relationships with people I didn't think I would ever talk to. I learned how to socialize and interact with people and feel more comfortable around people.”

People You Should Meet

Get to know the people working with youth every day at Goodman.

Meet Our Staff

For more information about Lussier LOFT at the Goodman Community Center contact:

Howard Hayes

Middle School - Assistant Director of Youth & Community Development
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Catie Tollefson

Vice President of Mission & Programs
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