Become a Member

The Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh provides young people ages 6 to 18 with a safe place to learn and grow after school and during the summer. The Club offers a dynamic learning environment that includes fun and impactful age-appropriate programs focused on developing healthy lifestyles, good character and citizenship, and academic success.

Plus, Club members enjoy mentoring by caring adult professionals, free, healthy meals, and outstanding facilities, all for an annual fee of only $25 per child. No child is turned away due to an inability to pay. During the school year, the Club serves a snack and dinner to members and in the summer breakfast, lunch and a snack are served.

Why Become a Member?

Many Boys & Girls Club alumni members believe the Club had a profound impact on their lives.

  • 74% of say they got into less trouble because of the Club.
  • 66% say they were more dedicated to school because of the Club.
  • 87% of alumni say the Club was one of the best places for kids in their community.

How to Become a Member

If you are interested in becoming a member, please complete our Membership Form. A hard copy can be obtained at our Radford Center front desk. A Scholarship Application may also be submitted by those with inability to pay the annual membership fee. A hard copy can be obtained at our Radford Center front desk. Your child can join the Club at any time during the year, however, all Club memberships renew annually on September 1. Non-members between the ages of 6 and 18 years old may visit the Club once, but will be required to get a membership for subsequent visits. If you would like a tour of the Club, you can contact Program Director Danielle Bittelman at 920-233-1414, ext. 124 or danielleb@bgcosh.org.

Club Information

Club Location

Our main Clubhouse is located in downtown Oshkosh on East Parkway Avenue and Broad Street. It features an area specific to younger members ages 6 to 12 (the Radford Center), as well as a space dedicated to teens (The CLUB Teen Center).

Club Fees

Annual Membership Fee

Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh membership is annual and all memberships are renewed on September 1. Club membership fees are $25 for the first child, $15 for the second child and $10 for any additional children, not to exceed $50 per family. We charge nominal Club fees and offer scholarships for certain programs to families who are not able to pay.

Non-School Day Fees

The Club has additional daily fees for non-school days for 5-12 year olds. Teens are free after 11:00 a.m. Teens who want to attend the Club earlier than 11:00 a.m. must be in the Jr. Staff / Teens 2 Work program. Please see the CLUB Teen Center page for more info.

Before 9 a.m. After 9 a.m.
$14/day-1st child $12/day-1st child
$12/day-additional child $10/day-additional child
Spring Break Week Fees

There is a separate additional fee for kids ages 6-12 to attend Spring Break Week March 25-29, 2019 at the Club.

Before 9 a.m. After 9 a.m.
$14/day-1st child $12/day-1st child
$12/day-additional child $10/day-additional child
Summer Fees for 5-12 year olds

The Club has additional fees for summer which are charged per week, not per day, which means the cost is the same whether your child comes 3 or 5 days a week.

Before 9 a.m. After 9 a.m.
$65 1st child $45 1st child
$45 additional child $30 additional child
Summer Fees for Teens

There are no weekly fees for teens, however, teens who want to be at the Club before 11:30 a.m. must be in the Teens 2 Work / Jr. Staff program. Teens in the building after 11:30 a.m. are required to participate in specialized week long camps, which have separate fees ranging in cost from $10 to $100. Please visit our teen summer page for more information.

Late Pick Up Fee

Please make sure the Club has current contact information on file for your family. There is a $10 late fee for any child not picked up within the first fifteen minutes after closing and an additional $1 per minute thereafter. Children cannot attend any program until the late fee is paid.

Club Outreach in Schools

The Club also provides state licensed after-school care in three local elementary schools: Jacob Shapiro, Jefferson, and Lakeside.

Additionally, through a partnership with the Oshkosh Area School District, Club staff provides CLC after-school programming at the following sites: Merrill, Roosevelt, Smith and Washington elementary schools and Merrill and Perry Tipler middle schools.

For more information specific to our After School Care program and associated fees, please visit our After School Care page.