Teen Enrichment Programs at Boys & Girls Clubs of Mercer County

BGC Mercer Teen Programs


After School Programs for 9th-12th Graders

  • Join us at the Spruce Street Clubhouse

     

    After school from 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm come and hang out at the Club. 

    We have fun, and interesting activities waiting for you.  Dinner and snacks too! All you have to do is be a member.  Registration is super easy, and it is free if you qualify for a scholarship!

     CLICK HERE to download the Teen Member Registration Form 

    Register today to participate in our Career Launch Program & learn about career opportunties and the path to take to obtain future goals, or to be paired with an adult mentor (virtual opportunties are available). 

    Scroll down to learn about Work-Based Learning Experiences!

    Questions?

    Contact Jermaine Jackson at jjackson@bgcmercer.org or call 609-695-6060 ext 224. 

     

    College Access Program

    The College Access Program provides opportunity. A college education not only opens the door towards economic success, it directly influences one’s health and socioeconomic status and the outcomes that future generations will achieve. The College Access Program empower teens in a city geography where few teens go to college to become first-generation college students. Teens can fulfill their potential and gain a better life with the College Access Program. For more details, click here.

      Career Launch Program

    The Career Launch Program from BGCA is a national job-readiness and career preparation program for teens. It provides fun and interactive activities for youth ages 13 to 18 to explore a broad range of career areas, match their interest to career clusters and identify the skills and education needed for their particular career path. Career Launch is designed to support youth in preparing for their first job, internships, summer employment and so much more!

    Questions? Contact Jermaine Jackson at jjackson@bgcmercer.org

Work-Based Learning Experiences

Learn on-the-job from experts in their fields.  Gain work experience, learn more something that interests you and add to your resume. Complete your work-based learning experience and earn up to $500 educational award. Transportation is available!  Contact Mr. Jermaine to register or get more information: 609-695-6060 x224 or jjackson@bgcmercer.org 

 CLICK HERE to download the Teen Member Registration Form 

 

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES:

Childcare Assistant Work-Based Learning Experience

Gain hands on experience working with kids in our After School Program 2 days a week. 

Opportunties for all 9th-12th graders. 

Flexible schedules available Monday-Fridays 2:30-5:30 pm  

Spruce Street Clubhouse, Lawrenceville


 IT Work-Based Learning Experience

Gain hands on experience working with computers.  Learn diagnosis skills, how to install software and how to rebuild a computer.

Opportunties for all 9th-12th graders. 

Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:30-6:30 pm  

Spruce Street Clubhouse, Lawrenceville

 

Bike Exchange Work-Based Learning Experience 

Gain hands on experience repairing & refurbishing bicycles.  Learn bike mechanics & maintenance.

Opportunties for all 9th-12th graders. 

Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:30-6:30 pm  

Spruce Street Clubhouse, Lawrenceville

 

For more information or to register today contact
Mr. Jermaine 609-695-6060 x224 or jjackson@bgcmercer.org

 

More Teen Programs...

  • Mentoring Program

    Get paired with an adult mentor.

    Receive career guidance, information about scholarships, coaching in public speaking, writing help & more...

    Wednesdays 5:00-6:00 pm

    Available to all 9th-12th graders.

    Contact Mr. Jermaine 609-695-6060 x224

    or jjackson@bgcmercer.org

     

  • Youth of the Year

    A national program, teens with outstanding leadership, service and academic execellence are encouraged to participate in the Youth of the Year competition.  With help of mentors, candidates work to strengthen writing and public speaking skills. One student will earn a scholarship to be used for college and move on to the state wide competition.  

    Available to teens with two or more years of Club participation.

    Contact Mr. Jermaine 609-695-6060 x224

    or jjackson@bgcmercer.org

  • Rising Stars

    Teens who would like to strengthen writing and public speaking skills are encouraged to participate in Rising Stars.  Students will be paired with a mentor and deliver a short speech at our Youth of the Year Celebration.  After two years of Club participation, students may compete as a candidate for BGC Mercer's Youth of the Year.

    Contact Mr. Jermaine 609-695-6060 x224

    or jjackson@bgcmercer.org

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