Boys & Girls Clubs of America is committed to closing the opportunity gap in science, technology engineering and mathematics (STEM) with innovative and creative programs, activity ideas and resources for local Clubs and the youth they serve in the community. After-School and Summer learning environments provide unique opportunities to advance STEM knowledge and increase interest in STEM-related careers.
Using a cross-disciplinary approach that channels young people’s natural curiosity into the design process inherent in the arts, BGCA’s STEM programs empower youth to create new solutions to real-world challenges. This project-based approach develops critical thinking, problem-solving and other 21st century skills critical to success in the STEM workforce and beyond.
- DIY STEM: Learn STEM concepts through daily challenges.
- Lego Camp: Learn and play with Legos!
- Infinity & Beyond: Math games for members of all ages.
- STEAMBotics Academy (Robotics)
The Education & Career program is designed to ensure that all Club members are ready for college or trade school, and a 21st-Century career. This unique approach to workforce readiness prepares youth for success in their first jobs and beyond.
Ages 6-18 Years
After School and Summer Blast
Available at the St. Charles and O’Fallon Unit locations
Included with Membership