Teen Leadership Training Volunteer Program


This is a place where you can check out the latest TLT information!

Joe Eulate is excited to be this summer’s TLT Coordinator You may contact him at 602-694-0612 or joseph.eulate@mesaaz.gov.

If you have any TLT questions while Joe is gone, please contact Beverlee Nielsen at beverlee.nielsen@mesaaz.gov or 602-292-1239.

The TLT program trains teens with hands on training for future employment by having them help out at our various summer camps. Young teens learn leadership skills while serving as volunteers in summer youth programs. These energetic volunteers assist in games, sports, crafts and various activities.
This program partners with Mesa Public Schools Service Learning Program where students may use program hours for the service learning program. Program dates vary from May 27th - July 18th, depending on site.

Participant and parent must attend one of the two trainings offered even if they have attended in the past.  Trainings will be held at Jefferson Recreation Center, 120 S. Jefferson, May 12 and 14, from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.

Participants must be entering 8th - 12th grade.
$40 residents / $48 non-resident
Participants will receive 2 TLT t-shirts

New this year. TLT participants must register for a site. There are a maximum registrations per site. Register early!


Boulder Creek-1pm - 5:30pm-8045 E. Portabello-Activity Number 11857

Brinton-1pm - 5:30pm-11455 E Sunland-Activity Number 11856

Bush-4925 E Ingram Street-Activity Number 11967

My First Camp Emerson-9:30am - noon-415 E Westwood-Activity Number 11860

Fit Kids Kamp Emerson-1pm - 5:30pm-415 E Westwood-Activity Number 11945

Summer Adventure Program Franklin-7am - noon-5005 E Southern-Activity Number 10198

Summer Adventure Program Franklin-1pm - 6pm-5005 E Southern-Activity Number 11855

Fit Kids Kamp Franklin-1pm - 5:30pm-5005 E Southern-Activity Number 11946

Jefferson Recreation Center-9am - noon-120 S Jefferson-Activity Number 11873

Jefferson Recreation Center-1pm - 5:30pm-120 S Jefferson-Activity Number 11874

Johnson-3807 E. Pueblo-1pm-5:30pm-Activity Number 11858

Lincoln-1:00pm - 5:30pm-930 S Sirrine-Activity Number 11970 (only June 2-June 26)

Lindbergh-930 Lazona-1pm - 5:30pm--Activity Number 11937

MacArthur-1:00pm - 5:30pm-1435 E McClellan-Activity Number 11863

O'Connor-9:00am to 12:00pm-4840 E Adobe St-Activity Number 11861

Camp Fiesta- Stapley-1pm - 5:30pm-3250 E Hermosa Vista-Activity Number 11953

Webster Recreation Center-9am -12:00pm-202 N Sycamore-Activity Number 11872

Webster Recreation Center-1pm - 5:30pm-202 N Sycamore-Activity Number 11871

Zaharis-1:00pm - 5:30pm-9410 E McKellips Road-Activity Number 11859


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Contact Information

Beverlee Nielsen
Recreation Coordinator
Parks, Recreation & Commercial Facilities
200 S. Center St. Bldg 1
Mesa, AZ 85210

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