Things to do for teenagers

Industrie 45
Industrie 45 is the youth culture centre of Zug town. The «i45» offers a place where ideas can be put into practice, and also serves as a platform. Both the premises and infrastructure of «i45» are those of a professionally equipped concert hall: club room with bar, video-cutting room, digital video camera, film screen, photographic and sound laboratories, rehearsal room for bands, several rooms for groups, mobile music equipment and much more. The operators of the «i45» also help in the planning and execution of events and projects.

Jugendkulturzentrum industrie45
Industriestrasse 45
Postfach 2457
CH-6302 Zug
Tel. +41 (0)41 761 26 42
Fax +41 (0)41 761 33 91

Podium 41
Podium 41 is a place where youths and adults from different walks of life, with opposing opinions and views, can meet, talk, listen and learn tolerance. In addition, Podium 41 considers itself to be a platform for creative artists of all ages. Apart from a variety of culinary offerings at low prices, without obligation to eat or drink, the Podium 41 team is in the process of building up its cultural programme. A visit to Podium 41 is certainly worthwhile - for families with children too, because here they are taken seriously.

Podium 41
Chamerstrasse 41
6300 Zug
Tel. +41 (0)41 710 53 83
Fax +41 (0)41 710 53 84

Opening hours:
Monday closed
Tuesday to Thursday 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am to 2:00 am
Sunday 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

This culture centre lies on the borders of Zug town in the Kollermühle area, and is housed in a former electro-plating factory. The bar, restaurant and concert hall are on the ground floor. The 13 rehearsal rooms on the three upper floors are hired out to local bands and musicians, and are an important part of the culture centre.

Kulturzentrum Galvanik Zug
Chamerstrasse 173
Postfach 3421
6303 Zug
Tel. +41 (0)41 740 19 18 (Monday and Thursday 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm)
Fax +41 (0)41 740 19 15

Youth Animation zug «jaz»
Jaz is a contact and lobby centre, mainly for young people ( from 11-25 years). As the «jaz» team focuses on the living world, the centre is open to all those who make use of the town’s welfare service. In the heart of the town, at Kirchenstrasse 7, the “Shop for Socioculture” serves as a meeting place. In addition, «jaz» has a good specialist library on the subject of socioculture. On the upper floor offices and workshops can be hired at favourable conditions.

jugendanimation zug «jaz»
Kirchenstrasse 7
6300 Zug
Tel. +41 (0)41 761 54 34
Fax +41 (0)41 761 54

Zug Specialist Unit for Youths and Children
Youth Support
The duties of the youth support section of the Zug Youth and Child Unit are very varied, and include: the establishment of networking and coordination in the youth sector: discussions on topical subjects: initiation and support of projects: offering of specialist knowledge and mediation between youth and parent and/or youth and public.

Zuger Fachstelle punkto Jugend und Kind
Alpenstrasse 14
CH-6300 Zug
Tel. +41 (0)41 728 34 40
Fax +41 (0)41 728 34 39

School Social Work
School social work is a social service specifically for schools. It helps children and youths to cope with everyday life and furthers their ability to deal with personal and social problems. The service offered by the school social work is available to school children, teaching staff and parents.

Monday to Friday Schulhaus Loreto: Tel. +41 (0)41 728 69 10
Monday and Tuesday Schulhaus Guthirt Tel. +41 (0)79 794 09 43
Wednesday and Thursday Schulhaus Herti Tel. +41 (0)79 794 09 43

Source: Stadt Zug