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No Parents Allowed: Kids Clubs & Organizations on Long Island

Keep your kids busy working towards positive goals during their down time by enrolling them into a club/organization for kids on Long Island!

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If you’ve never considered enrolling your child into a club or organization geared towards kids, then maybe you should consider it! Kids clubs and organizations provide kids with great opportunities to meet other kids their age, provide a safe environment to socialize in, and an outlet for creativity, athleticism, and other skills. The programs at the Boys & Girls Clubs, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, and other similar agencies, also stress character development which is important to address between starting kindergarten and finishing high school.

These programs provide a positive place for kids to go to learn, find motivation, meet lifelong friends, develop a positive attitude and learn to become productive people in society and within the local community.

Many of these clubs and organizations also offer after school programs, tutoring programs, and training for the job world.

Girl Scouts of Nassau County

Girl Scouts of Suffolk County
631- 543-6622

The Boy Scouts of America

Oyster Bay/East Norwich Boys & Girls Club
1 Pine Hollow Road, Oyster Bay, NY  11771

Hicksville Boys & Girls Club
79 Old Country Road, Hicksville, NY 11801

Grenville Baker Boys & Girls Club
135 Forest Locust Avenue, Locust Valley, NY 11560

Glen Cove Boys & Girls Club
113 Glen Cove Avenue, Glen Cove, NY 11542

Bellport Boys & Girls Club
471 Atlantic Avenue, Bellport, NY 11713

Three Village Boys & Girls Club at Murphy Junior High School
351 Oxhead Road, Stony Brook, NY 11790

Calvary Baptist Church Unit Boys & Girls Club
324 Jayne Boulevard, Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776