Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Nazzaro Courtyard Christmas Tree

The BCYF Nazzaro Center is ready for the holidays and winter season! Nazzaro Center Coordinator Steven Siciliano extended a huge thank you to George Hadaya and the entire Hadaya family for donating this year’s Christmas tree. All are invited to walk by and check out the display at the Nazzaro courtyard, next to Polcari Playground Read More…


Nazzaro Center to Serve Meals Through Boston Eats

Boston Eats was launched by the City in 2020 to provide a food resource for Boston youths who rely on school meals amid COVID-19. The program provides nutritious breakfast and lunch at no cost to youth 18 and under. The City aims to make meals accessible to City kids and youth during COVID-19 through December. No Read More…


Nazzaro Center Turkey Giveaway [Photos]

The BCYF Nazzaro Center, along with Representative Aaron Michlewitz and Senator Joe Boncore, held a turkey giveaway for seniors on Monday, November 23rd.  Nazzaro Center Administrative Coordinator Steven Siciliano extended a huge thank you to all who participated, especially to Rep. Michlewitz’s office for donating the turkeys. Photos courtesy of the Nazzaro Center.

Kids & Families

In-Person Summer Programming at the Nazzaro Center Begins July 22

Mayor Walsh recently announced in-person summer youth programming for Boston Centers for Youth & Families (BCYF). See below for the schedule for the BCYF Nazzaro in the North End. Please note that the Nazzaro Center will NOT be taking registrations at the center. You must visit to register your child.  Programs are free of charge, one Read More…

Kids & Families

Weekly Sports Night Hosted by Nazzaro Center and North End Against Drugs

The BCYF Nazzaro Center, in collaboration with North End Against Drugs (NEAD), is piloting a sports night for ages 7-12 every Wednesday for the next six weeks. The idea is to have our children more involved in fitness and being healthy. Some of the games or activities being considered are flag football, wiffle ball, ping pong Read More…

Kids & Families Photos & Videos

North End Families Enjoy Snow Tubing [Photos]

The BCYF Nazzaro Center and North End Against Drugs (NEAD) recently sponsored a trip to the Nashoba Valley Tubing Park! Over thirty families and friends participated in the event. See photos from their sunny experience on the slopes below. Nazzaro Center Director Steven Siciliano thanked all the parents and children who showed up to make Read More…


November Schedule for the Nazzaro Center

The Nazzaro Community Center shares the following special dates in regards to hours and programs for the month of November. Tuesday, November 5: No After School (Election day)  Thursday, November 7: All children must be picked up by 5:45pm (Center is closing at 6pm for a special event). Monday, November 11: Veteran’s Day – Center Read More…

Event Notices

International Day of the Girl Movie Night at the Nazzaro Center Oct. 4

The BCYF Nazzaro Center will be hosting another movie night in honor of International Day of Girl for all ages to enjoy on Friday, October 4. International Day of the Girl Child is an international observance day declared by the United Nations; it is also called the Day of Girls and the International Day of Read More…

Kids & Families

Teen Night at Canobie Lake Oct. 18

BCYF Nazzaro Community Center is teaming up with the North End Athletic Association (NEAA), North End Against Drugs (NEAD) & and North St. Grille to have teenagers attend SCREEEMFEST at Canobie Lake on Friday, October 18th. This field trip has limited space. Attendees must be a Nazzaro Community Center member, have a parent permission slip Read More…


CORI Background Checks at the Nazzaro Center Sept. 30

On Monday, September 30th from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. the BCYF Nazzaro Center will be hosting a CORI background check. If you, or somebody you know, may be interested in volunteering at the BCYF Nazzaro Center at any point during this school year then you MUST be CORI cleared prior to volunteering. Here are just a Read More…