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Welcome to the Boys & Girls Club of Appleton!

The Boys & Girls Club of Appleton is located in downtown Appleton at 160 South Badger Avenue. This Club was our premier location, opening in 1999, and also houses our Administration Team. During the school year, youth ages 6 and older have the opportunity to be bussed after school from Appleton Area School District Elementary Schools including Edison, Franklin, Houdini, Huntley, Jefferson, Classical, Janet Berry, Ferber, and Richmond. This Club also houses our Summer Program from June – August.

Services at this location also include:

Club Location & Hours

Address:
160 S. Badger Ave.
Appleton, WI 54914

Hours:

  • Afterschool until 7:00 pm, Monday – Friday
  • 8:00 – 5:30 on all AASD no-school days

Summer Program 2022

Summer Program at the Club will once again feature a wide-ranging array of fun and exciting programs. Sports and recreation, Fine arts, small group discussions, leadership and community service, field trips, STEM, Summer Brain Gain, and much, much more will be among the many opportunities available again this year. Both Clubs will offer breakfast, lunch, and an afternoon snack through the Summer Food Service Program. Click here to learn more.

Club members registered by April 8th will receive a free Boys & Girls Clubs of the Fox Valley t-shirt!

  • Who: Youth ages 6-12 (Teen Centers available for youth ages 13-18)
  • When: June 6- August 18 between 7:00 am – 5:30 pm (Monday-Friday)(Closed July 1 & 4)

Membership & Fees

Annual Membership Fees apply for youth aged 7 and older and are $15.  The maximum Annual Member Fee is $35 for a family of 3 or more.

Click here for online membership application and payment.

Member Statement Payments:
Click here to pay Member Statement fees.

Important Dates & Special Hours

The Boys & Girls Club of Appleton is closed the first Friday of each month from September – May to dedicate to staff development.  The Appleton Club is always open on AASD no-school days from 8:00 – 5:30 pm and provides, breakfast, lunch, and snack on these days for all Club members ages 6 – 18.  Please click here for more information on special hours.

Transportation After School

The BGC provides transportation from the following schools each day to the Appleton BGC for a fee of $1 per day per child, Edison, Franklin, Houdini, Huntley, Classical, Janet Berry, Ferber, Jefferson and Richmond.  As always, financial support is available. Reach out to Kelsey Fulmer, Appleton Branch Director if you are in need of support with this fee.

Page Turners Early Literacy Tutoring Program

Page Turners Early Literacy Tutoring Program provides support for students in grades K-3 who fall below grade level in reading skills.  Tutors and youth meet together on site for half-hour sessions, twice per week at the Badger, Columbus, Foster, Highlands, Little Chute Elementary Schools and at both Appleton and Menasha Branches.  Sessions include a Read-Aloud Story, guided reading opportunity for the youth to practice their skills and a comprehension or phonics focused activity. Students also receive a monthly book to take home and build their home libraries.  For more information or how to register for Page Turners, reach out to Ann Dudley at adudley@bgclubfoxvalley.org.

Branch Director

Kelsey Fulmer
Boys & Girls Club of Appleton
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