Summer 2017 Enrollment




Open Enrollment Schedule

BGCN has a monthly open enrollment period for our after school program.  Members can begin after school programming on the 1st of every month.  Online registration is made available on the 19th and remains open until the 26th of each month. Members are unable to start mid-month.  Please see the open enrollment schedule below:

Enrollment Period

Start Date

Aug. 19-26

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Sep. 19-26

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

Oct. 19-26

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

Nov. 19-26

Thursday, December 1st, 2016

Dec. 19-26

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

Jan. 19-26

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Feb. 19-26

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Mar. 19-26

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

April 19-26

Monday, May 1st, 2017

May 19-26

Thursday, June 1st, 2017


After School Experience

Boys & Girls Club of Newark offers daily after school programming from dismissal until 7:00 p.m.  During that time, members participate in a variety of academic, social and recreational activities that focus on Academic Success, Good Character & Citizenship, and Healthy Lifestyles.

Each week, BGCN members will receive four hours of homework support through Power Hour, two hours of STEM-based programming (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math), two and a half hours of physical activity through Triple Play and 2 hours of social skill-building through SMART Moves. Members also receive a daily snack that complies with USDA My Plate standards. Over the course of the academic year, BGCN members will receive 148 extra hours of homework support, 92.5 hours of physical activity, 74 hours of STEM-based activities and 74 hours of social skill building.


Program Cost

BGCN’s after school program is offered for a monthly fee of $75 per child. Families with more than one child will receive a 50% discount for each sibling - $37.50.   A one-time $15 annual membership fee is also charged at the time of registration. Assistance is available to qualifying families through Programs for Parents (PFP).  For more information about eligibility criteria, please contact Programs for Parents at (973) 297-1114. If you have questions about the PFP application for BGCN, please contact Catherine Plymel at (973)-242-1200 ext. 116.  For those families that are denied PFP, and are unable to pay for the after school program, BGCN’s scholarship application is available here.


Payment Schedule

Families will receive monthly invoices electronically through the *Kinderlime app on the 20th of every month. Payment of monthly program fees are due no later than the 1st of every month.  Please see the payment schedule below:


Payment Due Date:

September 2016

Sept. 1st

October 2016

Oct. 1st

November 2016

Nov. 1st

December 2016

Dec. 1st

January 2017

Jan. 1st

February 2017

Feb 1st

March 2017

Mar. 1st

April 2017

Apr. 1st

May 2017

May 1st

June 2017

June 1st

*Kinderlime app- Following registration, parents will receive an email with instructions on how to download the app. After connecting a valid bank account or credit/debit/pre-paid card, payments can be made quickly and easily through the Kinderlime app. Processing fees do apply. If you have   questions about completing the online registration form or using the Kinderlime app, please contact Adam Cox, Director of Engagement at, at (972)-242-1200 ext.115.