Tweens January 2023
We are so excited to be back in person! Tweens will be taking place at our STRIVE building at 28 Foden Road in South Portland! As of August 1st, 2022 we are mask optional for our participants, staff, and guests. We will be following all up to date COVID guidelines and due to that we may have to make sudden changes to programming. In order to get the most up to date information, be sure to check our website or email Alex at to get added to the email list.


About: Tweens is a STRIVE social program currently held every Friday from 3:30-5:30pm on Zoom. 11-14 year olds (“tweens”) with intellectual/ developmental disabilities are invited to enjoy structured activities with peers in a fun and safe environment! Weekly events are led by PSL Services/STRIVE staff and members of the local community. Previous Tweens activities include top chef, tie dye, yoga, and karaoke. Previous Tweens community presenters include ecoMaine, South Portland Fire Department, Portland Boxing Club and Skytoyz. Our tweens schedule and activities change each month.


Our current January Tweens schedule is below:

January 6th: hot chocolate dippers
January 13th: winter crafts
January 20th: fun science
January 27th: all about maps with the Osher Map Library

Cost: free!

When: Tweens is held 3:30-5:30pm every Friday

Where: At STRIVE! Address is 28 Foden Road, South Portland ME 04106

FMI: Contact Alex at or 207-405-4179

Register: Membership form is available online here or by PDF here

Register Here
Tween with chef Brad

*photo taken prior to COVID-19

Tween with police officer

*photo taken prior to COVID-19

Tweens on Zoom

*photo taken prior to COVID-19