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 students are bussed from Appleton Area School District Elementary Schools including Edison, Franklin, Highlands, Houdini, and Huntley. This Club also houses our Summer Program from June – August.

Services at this location also include:

Club Location & Hours

160 S. Badger Ave.
Appleton, WI 54914

Spring 2021 – After-School Program

Kindergarten (must be at least 6 years of age) – 6th Grade

Beginning Monday, March 15th and following the Appleton Area School District’s decision to bring students back full-time we will plan to provide after-school programming for active membersMonday – Friday for youth in kindergarten (must be at least 6 years old) – 6th grade. Youth in this age group who had previously been registered for our Learning Link Program through this Club location will need to re-apply for this after-school program.

7th – 12th Grade

Beginning on Monday, April 5th we will also be providing after-school programming for 7th -12 graders every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday and all day on Wednesdays. Hours are to be determined. Youth in this age group DO NOT need to reapply to attend after-school programming at the Club. Dinner will be provided for youth daily.

Fee Information: $15 annual Club membership fee. Click here if you need to complete a Club membership.

If you have questions please call 920-731-0555 and ask to speak to Ross the Boys & Girls Clubs of Appleton’s Branch Director.

Click here to learn more.


The summer programs at the Boys & Girls Club of Appleton and the Boys & Girls Club of Menasha will once again feature a wide-ranging array of fun and exciting programs. Sports and fitness, art activities, small group discussions, leadership and community service, field trips, Trips for Kids, baseball, Summer Brain Gain, and much, much more will be among the many opportunities available again this year. We are accepting applications now through April 9, 2021.

Both Clubs will also once again offer breakfast, lunch, and an afternoon snack through the Summer Food Service Program.

  • Who: Youth ages 6-12 
  • When: June 7 – August 20th between 7:00 am – 5:30 pm (Monday – Friday) (Closed July 2 & 5th)


Membership & Fees:

Annual Membership Fee is $15.00 per child. (Maximum of $35.00/family)

Click here to download a membership application.
Click here for online membership application and payment.

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

Important Dates

Boys & Girls Club Staff In-Service Days:
The Boys & Girls Club of Appleton will be closed the first Friday of each month during the school year.  Please click here to learn about our Boys & Girls Clubs of the Fox Valley Staff In-Service Days.


Transportation via Lamers Bus Lines is provided for $1 per child per day from the following AASD elementary schools: Edison, Franklin, Highlands, Houdini, and Huntley Elementary Schools. Children will be accompanied by a Boys & Girls Club staff member. Transportation for Jefferson Elementary School will be provided via Valley Transit or by walking with Club staff members (weather permitting).

Note: Bus fees must be paid on a daily or weekly basis. Unpaid fees will be billed monthly.

Please click here for the bussing permission form.

Branch Director

Ross Mortensen
Boys & Girls Club of Appleton