Children in grades 1-12 can enjoy a plethora of benefits associated with membership to the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Salem. After school programming operates from 3:00pm until 7:00pm for members in grades 1-5. Members in grades 6-12 can arrive any time after 2:10pm and may remain at the Club until 7:00PM as well.
*The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Salem follows the Salem, NH School District Calendar and will operate accordingly.
*Hours differ on School Vacation, select Holiday, Teacher In-Service, and Early Release Days – see our school year calendar for details.
After school drop-in programming includes but is not limited to:
Daily Fun Swim
Games Room Tournaments (Pool, Ping Pong, Foosball, Bumper Pool, Air Hockey, etc.)
Educational Activities such as Power Hour (designed to help members develop academic, behavioral, and social skills through homework completion and high-yield learning activities) and the Clubby Economy (promotes financial responsibility)
Gymnasium Games (team sports, daily challenges, etc.)
Supervised Computer Access
Arts and Crafts
Playground and Outdoor Basketball Court Usage
Snack and Dinner
Healthy Habits (designed to incorporate healthy living and active learning in every part of the Club experience – good nutrition, regular physical activity, and improving overall well-being are emphasized)
Torch Club (teaches members ages 10-13 to enrich their own lives and the lives of others through service and leadership and by demonstrating good character)
Keystone Club (unique leadership development experience that provides opportunities for members ages 14-18)
Junior Staff (assists members ages 13-18 in exploring a career in youth or human services, particularly Boys & Girls Club work)
SMART, or Skills Mastery and Resistance Training, Moves (prevention/education program that addresses problems such as drug and alcohol use and premature sexual activity)
Youth of the Year (celebrates the extraordinary achievements of Club teens – promotes service to the Club, community and family, academic success, strong moral character, life goals, and poise and public speaking)