Fun! – Rule number one for almost everything that happens at the Club is that it must be fun.
A Safe Place – The Club is a safe place where young people can come to enjoy themselves and their friends.
Opportunities – Club members have the opportunity to learn, grow, give back to the community, discover their needs, set goals and meet new friends.
A Full Schedule of Great Activities – From simple games to leadership opportunities, we offer a wide range of programs and activities. Browse “PROGRAMS” under the “CLUBS” tab of the main menu.
Age-Appropriate Services – Boys & Girls Clubs strive to meet the youth development needs in their communities. Stop by, meet our staff, and learn what we have to offer.
Who can join the Boys & Girls Clubs?
Anyone between the ages of 5 and 17 can join the Club.
Note: The DeSoto and Palmetto Clubs membership is open to all young people from age 5 to 17. School-based Club membership is available to incoming and current students of each school.
To become a Club member, visit your local Boys & Girls Club and fill out an application or you may also download/print the application, complete it and bring it to your local Club.
Club Fee Information:
There are no fees for student attending the Daughtrey Elementary and Rogers Garden-Bullock Elementary school-based Clubs.
Desoto and Palmetto Club Fees:
Monthly Elem. School-Aged*
Monthly Middle School-Aged
Monthly High School-Aged
Weekly Elem. School-Aged**
Weekly Middle School-Aged**
Weekly High School-Aged
*Elem. School-Aged Family Plan for Afterschool:
1st Child – $40/month
2nd Child – $30/month
3rd Child – $20/month
4th Child – $10/month
5th Child – Free
**Elem. & Middle School-Aged Family Plan for Summer:
1st Child – $25/week
2nd Child – $20/week
3rd Child – Free
The number of scholarships are limited. All scholarship holders must be eligible for free or reduced lunch and have their eligibility form on file at the Club they attend. Scholarship holders must attend the Club 75% of the available Club open dates during the month or they will be removed from scholarship.
DeSoto and Palmetto applicants, please see the Club for scholarship information or apply for a scholarship through the Early Learning Coalition, (941) 757- 2900.