PROGRAMS BY AGE

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Capital Area serves area youth with Pre-Kindergarten, Afterschool, Summer Camp and Teen focused programming. Please see our programming below listed by age.

To see the list of our programs based on Capital Area locations, please click here.

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Universal Pre-K

Albany Universal Prekindergarten Program

Arbor Hill Elementary School

1 Arbor Drive
Albany, NY 12210

(518) 475-6625 ​

Albany School of Humanities

108 Whitehall Rd

Albany, NY 12209 

(518) 475-6575

 

Giffen Elementary

274 S. Pearl Street

Albany, NY 12202

(518) 462-7176

 

Sheridan Preparatory Academy

400 Sheridan Avenue

Albany, NY 12206

(518) 475-6850

 

Philip J Schuyler Achievement Academy

676 Clinton Avenue

Albany, NY 12206

(518) 475-6700

Albany Pre-K Application

Cohoes Universal Prekindergarten Program 

Van Schaick Grade School

150 Continental Ave

Cohoes, NY 12047

 

Harmony Hill School

120 Madeline Hickey Way

Cohoes, NY 12047

Abram Lansing Elementary

26 James St

Cohoes, NY 12047

Watervliet Universal Prekindergarten Program 

Watervliet Elementary School

2557 10th Ave #1,
Watervliet, NY 12189

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After School

Albany Clubhouse

21 Delaware Ave, Albany NY 12210

Starting Sept 8th

Monday - Friday
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Ages 5-12
​For information call (518) 462-5528

Albany ASP application

21st Century Afterschool Program

Arbor Hill Elementary School

1 Arbor Drive, Albany, NY 12210

(518) 475-6625 ​

 

Giffen Elementary

274 S. Pearl Street, Albany, NY 12202

(518) 462-7176

Sheridan Preparatory Academy

400 Sheridan Avenue, Albany, NY 12206

(518) 475-6850

 

Philip J Schuyler
Achievement Academy

676 Clinton Avenue, Albany, NY 12206

(518) 475-6700

 

Thomas O'Brien Academy 
of Science & Technology

94 Delaware Ave, Albany, NY 12202

(518) 475-6875

EZRA Prentice Housing Authority
625 South Pearl Street, Albany, NY 12202


Monday - Friday
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Grades K-5
Includes: S.T.E.A.M Projects; Dance Programs; Homework Help; Free Meals and Snacks; Lyricism; and Cooking Classes/Healthy Habits

Lurvin Calix
(518) 704 - 4233 (ext. 1011)
lcalix@bgccapitalarea.org

Troy Clubhouse

1700 7th Ave, Troy NY 12180

Starting Sept 9th

Monday - Friday
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Ages 5-12

For information call (518) 274-3781 ext. 2007

Troy ASP application

Griswold Heights

Troy, NY 12180

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 

Tim Pratt
tpratt@bgccapitalarea.org
(518) 274-3781 ext. 2008

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Summer Camp

Albany Clubhouse

21 Delaware Ave, Albany NY 12210


July 5th - August 27th, 2021

8:30 am - 5:30 pm
​For information call (518) 462-5528 ext. 1013

Albany Summer Camp Application

Troy Clubhouse 

1700 7th Ave, Troy NY 12180


July 6th - August 28th, 2021
(518) 274-3781 ext. 2003

Troy Summer Camp application

EZRA Prentice Housing Authority
625 South Pearl St, Albany, NY 12202


Monday - Friday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Includes free breakfast & lunch

Lurvin CalixEzra

lcalix@bgccapitalarea.org
(518) 704 - 4233 (ext. 1011)

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Teens

Albany Clubhouse
21 Delaware Ave, Albany NY 12210

Lyricism 101 
CareerLaunch 
(518) 462-5528 ext. 1013

Albany Teen Program Application

Troy Clubhouse

1700 7th Avenue Troy, NY 12180

(518) 274-3781

Troy Teen Program Application 

EZRA Prentice Housing Authority
625 South Pearl St, Albany, NY 12202


Monday, Wednesday & Friday
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Includes: Lyricism, Dance, Video Gaming, Cosmetology,  Cooking, Fashion, and Basketball

Lurvin CalixEzra

EZRA Clubhouse and Community Program Manager 
lcalix@bgccapitalarea.org
(518) 704 - 4233 (ext. 1011)

Carpentry Work

Beyond Youth

Career Launch Program

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Free and inclusive training for young adults 16-24 looking to enter the workforce.

Free Food Fridge

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Albany Clubhouse
Corner of Delaware Ave and Dana Ave,  Albany NY 12210

Free perishable food and produce available daily courtesy of Free Food Fridge Albany. The BGCCA Free Food Fridge is the seventh installation in the Capital Area.

Troy Drug Free Community Coalition

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The Troy Drug Free Community Coalition (Troy DFCC) is a partnership of concerned community members organized for the purpose of reducing substance abuse among young people and to build a safer, more prosperous community for all.

Link for more DFCC information

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Food Program

BGCCA's Kitchen serves thousands of meals daily to feed area youth and runs year-round for CACFP, the summer, and the school year. 

The BGCCA kitchen more than doubled its output within 48-hours to meet the community needs due to the start of the COVI-19 pandemic. 

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Freight Farm

The Freight Farm is a commercial grade, hydroponic farm with environmental controls and indoor growing technology, built in a shipping container.

 

Freight Farm can generate 600 heads of lettuce each week.​ Click to learn more!