Boys & Girls Club of Allentown


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United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley
General Information
Description of ProgramBoys & Girls Club of Allentown serves children/youth, 5-18, who are residents of Allentown. Membership required, $15 per year (Scholarships may be available).

Multiple locations in Allentown. The Sixth Street location has a gym, a game room, swimming pool, classrooms, and a computer lab. School year program hours are 3:30-5:30pm for children 5-6 years old, 3:30-6:45pm for children 7-11, 7-9:30pm for children 12 and older. Summer hours are 10am-4pm for elementary school programs and 4pm-6pm for teens. Sixth Street location has an indoor pool.

Recreational activities include basketball, soccer and other sports, arts and crafts, cooking classes and a computer lab. Swim lessons maybe available at the pool.

Educational programs include: Make Your M.A.R.K. (Motivated Academically Ready Kids), a math and reading incentive program; Literacy 4 R Youth, a daily literacy program; Project Learn, a program to reinforce learning skills in a fun way; Power hour, a tutoring and homework help program for children, 6-12 and Career Launch which helps teens explore various career fields while learning job readiness skills, and computer awareness programs.

SMART Moves (Skills Mastery and Resistance Training) is a prevention/education program about the problems of drug and alcohol use and premature sexual activity.

Keystone and Torch Clubs are chartered, small group character and leadership clubs. Torch Club is for teens, 11-13 and Keystone Club is for teens, 14-18.

Central School
839 Turner Street
Allentown, PA 18102
484-765-5958

Cleveland School
424 North 9th Street
Allentown, PA 18102
484-765-4821

Cumberland Gardens Clubhouse
501 E. Susquehanna Street
Allentown, PA 18103
610-791-1113

Little Lehigh Clubhouse
Lawrence Court
Allentown, PA 18102
610-437-6162

Roosevelt School
210 W. Susquehanna Street
Allentown, PA 18103
484-765-4468

Sixth Street Clubhouse
720 N. Sixth Street
Allentown, PA 18102
610-432-9323

Teen Center
641 N. 7th Street
Allentown, PA 18102
610-434-4592

Turner Street Clubhouse
1302 Turner Street
Allentown, PA 18102
610-433-0093

McKinley School
1124 Turner Street
Allentown, PA 18102
484-765-5469
LocationLehigh
Geographic AreaLehigh, Allentown
 
Availability
Hours of OperationOffice: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
Activities: 3:30pm to 9:00pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's Phone610-432-9944
Contact's Emailbgcallen@aol.com
Physical Site Address 1720 North Sixth Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipAllentown, PA 18102
Main Phone610-432-9944
Fax610-432-9946
Program Emailbgcallen@aol.com
Web Addresswww.bgcallentown.org
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Boys & Girls Club of Allentown
This Program: Boys & Girls Club of Allentown
Affiliated Services: Boys & Girls Club of Allentown