Elkhart Summer Programming 2017

June 5 – August 4

Boys & Girls Clubs offer youth exciting opportunities to stay active, engaged and learning during summer months! Summer members in Elkhart have the opportunity to participate in educational programs like NASA while enjoying recreational activities that keep them moving!

Dates & Hours Registration Fee *Early Bird Fee (6:00AM-10AM) Location
June 5 – August 4
Monday-Friday
6:00AM*-6:00PM
  • Current Members: FREE
  • Expired/ Non-Members: $15 (annual membership fee)
  • 1st Child – $40/week
  • 2nd Child – $25/week
  • Additional – $15/week
Osolo Elementary School
24975 CR 6, Elkhart, IN
(Scholarships available. See Site Director for details.)

Space is limited. We anticipate filling up quickly! Complete Summer Program Enrollment forms and return by May 22nd, 2017.

Week 1

Pen to Paper

Through programs like Young Authors Club members will explore the written word through literature while writing their own creative stories and learning different styles of writing.

Week 2

Mission Possible

Hand-on activities and service projects this week will focus on teaching members how to make a positive impact on the environment, their neighbors, and community.

Week 3

Sports Extravaganza

Grab your water bottle and sneakers! This week members will remain active and engaged in four sports day camps including basketball, baseball, soccer, and lacrosse. 4. Reach for the Stars- Members will learn all about space, flight, and the different planets during this fun week. They will also get to go on a private tour of the Elkhart Airport, and have a live video chat with a real astronaut.

Week 4

Reach for the Stars

Members will learn all about space, flight, and the different planets during this fun week. They will also get to go on a private tour of the Elkhart Airport, and have a live video chat with a real astronaut.

Week 5

The Hero in You

Members will explore the concept of heroism by learning about our own local heroes. Highlights of the week include a costume contest, a field trip to the Fire Station, and a special visitor from the Police Station.

Week 6

Express Yourself

Club members will dive into the world of fine arts this week as they express themselves through projects aimed at developing and inspiring creativity.

Week 7

Project Lead

Character development is the focus of this week which will provide members opportunities to engage in service, team building activities, and our lunch with a club kid event.

Week 8

Being the Best You

This week members will do several activities to learn about and improve all areas of their health- mental, physical, and spiritual. The highlight of this trip will be a free cooking class at Martian’s School of Cooking.

Week 9

The Scientist in You

Members will get to explore several different fields of science, including physics, chemistry, zoology, engineering, and oceanography. The last day of this week will include several different water activities.

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