Summer Camp Programs
Boys & Girls Clubs of Bellevue is committed to providing high-quality programs for youth during the summer. Our programs specifically focus on keeping kids engaged and active throughout the summer months. Our Staff are second to none and are carefully selected for their experience, skill, and passion for working with children.
COVID-19 Update: Boys & Girls Clubs of Bellevue continues to monitor updates from the Washington State Department of Health and the CDC. For the safety of our members and staff, BGCB has adjusted program offerings in accordance with the current Covid-19 guidelines. An asterisk (*) indicts a program's registration is on hold as the Covid-19 limitations for the summer are currently unknown. Please check back for the latest coronavirus updates.
Specialty Camps (Entering Grade 1-6)
Specialty Camps allow youth to participate in specialized programming. This year's themes include Art, Cooking, Photography, Tech, Engineering Camp, Video Production, and more! These camps are offered at the following Clubhouses: Downtown Clubhouse and Hidden Village.
Day Camps (Entering Grades 1-5)
Day campers enjoy a day of fun, educational, and engaging activities that keep with the weekly theme. These activities also incorporate our Core Program areas: The Arts; Education & Career Development; Health & Life Skills; Character & Leadership; and Sports, Fitness, and Recreation.
Traveling Camps* (Entering Grades 5-6 & 7-9)
Travel Camps are not offered at this time due COVID restrictions.
Caravan (youth entering grades 5-6) and Voyager (youth entering grades 7-9) camps travel daily to different local attractions and parks in the greater Puget Sound area. Campers engage in a variety of programs and activities while learning and having fun! Caravan locations: Downtown Club, Eastside Terrace, Spiritwood Manor, and South Bellevue Community Center. Voyager locations: Downtown Club and Lake Hills Clubhouse.
Great Futures Early Learning Camps (Entering Preschool & Kindergarten)
Come enjoy Great Futures Early Learning Summer Camps for children 3 years old (by May 1, 2021, and toilet trained) - Kindergarten. The camp runs five mornings a week from 9 am to 1 pm. Each week focuses on a different theme. Campers engage with a series of fun and interesting activities each and every day.
Athletics Camps* (Entering Grades 1-8) Stay tuned, more info to come!
Athletic Camps at Hidden Valley Fieldhouse give youth the opportunity to participate in specialized programming.
Leaders in Training Program* (Entering Grades 10-12)
An excellent opportunity for teens to fulfill service hours required for graduation, gain professional experience for future employment, and have fun engaging with youth! By participating in this program, teens will also have the opportunity to develop various job readiness and leadership skills. Come help us create fun camp experiences forour kids!
Teen Specialty Camps (Entering Grades 6-9)
Specialty Camp gives teens an opportunity to dive into a particular subject for a whole week. All of our teen specialty camps are offered at our Lake Hills Clubhouse location. Club Staff and/or local experts in the field provide an engaging week full of fun. Each young person will bring home their work to share with you after their week of learning.
Teen Camps (Entering Grades 6-9)
Teen Camp gives teens a full-day opportunity to participate in all that the Clubhouse has to offer. Our teen camps are offered at our Lake Hills Clubhouse location. Club Staff and/or local experts in music engineering, digital arts, 3-D modeling, gardening, recreational activites, art and more.
Teen Drop-In Programs (Entering Grades 6-12)
Come join us at the Lake Hills Clubhouse this summer! During the summer, the building opens at 2:00 p.m. and teens are welcome to participate in activities. The Lake Hills Clubhouse will be offering a variety of summer programs every day. In the Drop-In and Specialty Camp programs, teens participate in tech programs, recreation programs, art, music, and more. Teens must have a $27.00 youth membership and register to participate in drop-in programs.
Add Sunset care to your camp registration to extend pick up time until 6:00 p.m. Sunset camp is an additional registration for $25.00 per week. It is offered at the Downtown Club, Eastside Terrace, Spiritwood Manor, South Bellevue Community Center, and Hidden Village. Sunset care is not required for camps at the Teen Center.
BGCB will be closed Monday, July 5 in observance Independence Day.
Grade level registration is based on the 2021/22 school year.
Payments are due two (2) weeks before the start of camp.
Refund Policy: All fees are due two weeks before the start of camp. For refund requests made at least two (2) weeks before the start of camp, BGCB will issue a full refund, minus a $25 processing fee. For refund requests made less than two (2) weeks before the start of camp, BGCB will issue a 50%. Please contact your Site Director or the Downtown Club to request a refund before the first day of camp. BGCB will not issue refunds after camp begins.
A $10.00 fee will be charged on all transactions switching from one camp to another.
All participants must have a current, non-refundable, $27 BGCB membership.
Lunch Program: More details to come soon.
"This institution is an equal opportunity provider."
Summer camp scholarships are available for those who qualify. Scholarships are available but limited to 4 weeks Please visit the scholarship page for more details.