Programs

Boys and Girls Club of Douglas offers tested, proven and nationally recognized programs in five Core Program Areas that closely align with the developmental needs of all young people:

• Character and Leadership Development
• Education and Career Development
• Health and Life Skills
• The Arts
• Sports, Fitness and Recreation

Health and Life Skills

HEALTHY HABITS

A Component of the Triple Play Program
Designed to incorporate healthy living and active learning in every part of the Club experience, Healthy Habits emphasizes good nutrition, regular physical activity and improving overall well-being.The program, for ages 6 to 15, is the Mind component of Triple Play: A Game Plan for the Mind, Body and Soul.

Education and Career Programs

POWER HOUR

Making Minutes Count

The Power Hour materials provide practical tips and best practices for recognition and incentives, behavior management, volunteer recruitment and training, collaboration with other organizations and use of technology and the Internet.

SUMMER BRAIN GAIN

Summer Brain Gain is a fun, educational program that aims to prevent summer learning loss and keep kids on track for the coming school year.

Supported by Disney and Old Navy, the program is comprised of 17 one-week modules with themed activities for elementary school, middle school and high school students. Each module takes a project-based learning approach; youth engage in a process of learning through discovery, creative expression, group work and a final project or production component of Triple Play: A Game Plan for the Mind, Body and Soul.

Character and Leadership Programs