Summer Sign-Up: Begins April 5th - 8:00AM at the Club’s main office on 220 S. 5th Street in Manhattan. Wamego parents can also sign-up at Central Elementary on April 5th and April 11th from 3:30pm - 6:00pm.
Who: Kindergarten - 6th Graders (Must have experienced Kindergarten)
- 5th Street
- Lee Elementary (Lee & Marlatt students)
- Theodore Roosevelt Elementary (T.R. and Bluemont students)
- Central Elementary in Wamego
Summer Programs Start:
- 5th Street: May 30, 2017
- Lee Elementary: May 30, 2017
- T.R Elementary: May 30, 2017
- Wamego: May 30, 2017
Summer Programs End:
- 5th Street: August 11, 2017
- Lee Elementary: July 28, 2017
- T.R Elementary: July 28, 2017
- Wamego: July 29, 2017
*All school-based sites have the option to sign up for extended programs at 5th Street.
Food: Breakfast and snack will be provided at all locations. Lunch will be provided at all Manhattan Sites. Wamego members may need to bring a sack lunch - TBD.
Pool Info: We will take youth swimming 2 days/week, weather permitting, to the City Park Pool/ Wamego City Pool. Admission to the pool is in addition to the summer fees or you can provide a pool pass for your child. The Club will provide transportation to and from the pool. All youth, who travel to the pool with the Club, must return with the Club. NO MONEY for concessions will be allowed. An afternoon snack will be provided at the Club. Permission for your child to go swimming with the Boys & Girls Club of Manhattan during the Summer 2016 program will need to be given.
Cost: $80 / week / child *In order to guarantee your slot, you must pay for a full week regardless of whether your child attends the full week.
Is there a payment plan option? To reserve a program slot for your child, we must receive payment in full or ½ the total summer fee, plus the $30 membership fee (if applicable), and all past due balances at time of enrollment. Remaining balance will be due to the Boys & Girls Club of Manhattan by Friday, June 9, 2017, unless an alternate payment plan has been arranged. On June 12, 2017, a late fee of $50 will be charged per child. All fees must be paid by June 16 in order for member to continue attending programs.
Scholarships may be available for qualifying families. To apply for a BGC Scholarship, a copy of your 2016 Tax Return to verify family income is required. A partial or full scholarship May be available for those who qualify.
All Boys & Girls Club of Manhattan locations provide a full range of activities and targeted programs that help Club members achieve academic success, good character & citizenship and healthy lifestyles.
If you have a child with a learning disability and would like to see if the Club is a good fit, please inquire about our Project CHILD program.