Teens are, without reservation, a significant part of Orting.   Please feel free to use this section in ways that establish your voice and concerns in our town!


Daytime Activities


Haven Teen Center -- website, Facebook

Monday - Thursday 2:30 - 6:00pm;  Friday & Saturday: 8pm - Midnight

Teen Info

School Issues

  • Abuse at home
  • Bullying Articles:   here and here
  • Being Broken has Benefits (video):    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c62Aqdlzvqk

Teen Accomplishments

Town Employment

Town Volunteering

Contact Numbers

Ideas for Parks & Rec -- (360) 893-2219 ext. 120

The Town Mayor -- (360) 893-2219 ext. 125

Police Chief  -- 253-922-6633  (non-emergency only)

Teen Representative to City Council -- Xxxxx






Teen Nightlife

Sports:    Basketball at the south end of the park

                Cardinal football during season, or other team events

Movies:    In the park during summer months

Fitness:    Anytime Fitness, pursuant to membership requirements.

Youth Groups:    Usually Wednesday and Sunday nights at local churches.

Skating:   At the skate park until XXXX pm.

Animals:   Check local 4H Club for events.

Food:   McDonald's till 11 pm.

Volunteerism:   Local businesses are always seeking auction items through Orting News -- art students, this is for you!  

                Community patrolling may be available by parental permission.

Work:     Teen Work program

                  Start an Etsy business

Scouting:   Contact local Pack 560 for opportunities.

Home:    Boardgames

                 Learn a new language

                  Movie marathons

                  Design cool arduino gadgets (for those uber-smart teens)

                  Write a Kindle book

Other:   Organize special-interest Friday or Saturday jams through Meet-up groups

                Parks & Rec activities

                Contact the civc and business leaders of this town and let your voices be heard.