The Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest Missouri typically serves an average of 200 members each day during our 11-week summer program. The Summer Program is held Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. We provide a nutritious breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snack. All members receive daily educational programming, access to a fully-equipped computer lab, gym and recreation time, life skills training, and the opportunity to build meaningful relationships with professional staff and other Club members. Additionally, we schedule weekly field trips. Day trips include, but are not limited to: local swimming pools, the Dickerson Park Zoo and Discovery Center in Springfield, roller skating, and local parks. It costs a mere $270 for the summer program.
Program Dates: June 6 - August 12
Closed: June 17, July 4 & 22, and August 8
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The Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest Missouri serve an average of 500 members each night throughout the school year. The program is held Monday through Friday, 2:30 pm – 7:00 p.m. in Joplin and 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm in Webb City. While at the Boys & Girls Club, members receive help with their homework, access to a fully equipped computer lab, the opportunity to participate in gym activities and recreation time, life skills training, as well as the opportunity to build meaningful relationships with professional staff and other Club members. In addition to the educational and recreational opportunities that we provide, we serve a fully balanced meal every meaning to all our members. Each day at the Boys & Girls Club our members rotate through a core set of programs that focus on academic success, health & life skills, the arts, character & leadership, as well as sports & recreation. Our after-school program costs a mere $25.00 per semester, or $50.00 for the entire school year. We also operate our program during Christmas Break, Spring Break, and snow day.
First Day: August 22