Boys and Girls Club

  • Boys and Girls Club CollageThe Boys & Girls Club of Elgin aims to provide a safe and positive environment where club members can learn, grow, and have fun during critical out-of-school hours. During club hours, members can engage in anything from homework to making a rocket or playng a pick-up game of basketball with a staff member. Programs include career exploration, STEM, leadership, fine arts, and more with a goal to improve academics, socialization, teaming, and social-emotional skills. 

    Club membership is FREE for all Boys & Girls Club of Elgin members! Visit bgcelgin.org/register to apply and complete the registration process. Call 847-608-5017 for bilingual enrollment support if needed. 

    The Boys & Girls Club of Elgin Elementary Program is available for students in kindergarten through 6th grade at the following 19 elementary school sites. Schools with an asterisk* offer a morning program beginning at 7 a.m. on school days.

  • Elgin

    Century Oaks Elementary School

    *Channing Elementary School

    *Coleman Elementary School

    *Harriet Gifford Elementary School

    *Highland Elementary School

    Hillcrest Elementary School

    Huff Elementary School

    Lords Park Elementary School

    Lowrie Elementary School

    McKinley Elementary School

    *Ronald O’Neal Elementary School

    Washington Elementary School 

     

  • Hanover Park

    *Laurel Hill Elementary School

    Ontarioville Elementary School

    *Parkwood Elementary School

     

    Streamwood

    Glenbrook Elementary School

    Heritage Elementary School

    *Ridge Circle Elementary School

    Sunnydale Elementary School

     

  • South Elgin
    Students from the following South Elgin elementary schools can participate at the South Elgin Boys & Girls Clubhouse (735 Martin Drive) with transportation provided: 

    Clinton Elementary School

    Fox Meadow Elementary School

    Otter Creek Elementary School

    Willard Elementary School

     

     

Teen Program

  • The Boys and Girls Club of Elgin Teen Program is available for students entering 7th through 12th grade. The Club provides a safe and fun place for teens during out-of-school time to connect with caring, trained professionals and engage in enriching programs.  From sports to the arts, volunteerism to academic pursuits, the Club is here to help your teens discover and live out their skills, passions and potential.  At the Club, we help teens find their voice and plan for the next steps in life.

    There is no fee to participate in the Teen Program, which is offered from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday for high school students and from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. for middle school students. Teens are encouraged to come as frequently as they choose to meet with their friends and find opportunities they wouldn’t get anywhere else. 

    The program is offered at the following locations: 

    Middle Schools

    Abbott

    Canton

    Ellis

    Kimball

    Larsen

    Tefft

    Kenyon Woods students can participate at the South Elgin Boys & Girls Clubhouse (735 Martin Drive) with transportation provided  

     

    High Schools

    Elgin students served at the Elgin Clubhouse

    Larkin students served at the Elgin Clubhouse

    Streamwood students served at the high school

     

    Clubhouse

    Elgin Clubhouse, 355 Dundee Ave. in Elgin

    Schaumburg Teen Center, 231 Civic Drive in Schaumburg 

    South Elgin Clubhouse, 735 Martin Drive in South Elgin 

     

    To register for the Boys & Girls Club Teen Program, visit bgcelgin.org/register to complete a digital application on behalf of your teen and learn more about what the Club has to offer.