Activities – Albany

FREE Spring After-School Programs

We offer free Spring after-school programming for girls grades K-12, Monday-Friday, January- May, in our Albany Center located at 80 Central Avenue. Girls must register in advance to participate.

*Registration starts:  Monday, January 4, 2021
*First day of programs:  Monday, January, 11, 2021

**Due to health and safety protocols related to COVID-19 please read the following information and instructions carefully as things have changed from previous years.

  • When programs start on January 11th, the center is open from 2:00 P.M. to 5:30 P.M., Monday-Friday, and is wheelchair accessible.
  • Girls will be placed in cohorts of 10. These cohorts will remain the same and not change for the full spring season. The ratio will be 10 girls to 1 staff person.
  • Only 50 total spots are available for the Spring session and of those 50 spots, only 10 spots are available for Kids Corner (Kindergarten-1st grade).
  • Spots are reserved on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • Girls will be placed on a waitlist once the 50 spots are filled.
  • The attendance policy has changed and will be strictly enforced due to the limited number of girls we can have in the building (please read the policy on the parent info form below).
  • Registration starts Monday, January 4th. All of the required registration forms and documents are at the bottom of this page. They can be filled out electronically, downloaded, and then emailed to Diana Suits at [email protected] on or after January 4th.
  • If you prefer to drop off registration forms in person, please schedule a time. 
  • Girls are not officially registered for our after-school program until they receive a confirmation email from Diana Suits.
  • Girls Inc. Van pick-up from T.O.A.S.T & Sheridan Prep is still being determined based on school district pick-up policies. We will provide you with more information after you receive confirmation of your registration.

Grades K-1 are enrolled in Kids Corner. Kids Corner girls receive homework help, have free activity time, and learn the 6 pillars of the Girls Inc. core values. (**There are only 10 spots available in this group)

Grades 2-3 & 4-5 are enrolled in Creation Station. Creation Station girls participate in programs in grade groups. Programs are designed around themes. Girls will receive homework help, and have free activity time. (*Groups will be smaller than previous years due to Covid-19. The ratio will be 10 girls to 1 staff person.)

Grades 6-12 
are enrolled in Creation Station and have the opportunity to attend specialized Teen classes Monday-Friday, in addition to homework help and free activity time. (*Groups will be smaller than previous years due to Covid-19. The ratio will be 10 girls to 1 staff person.)

Please complete and return ALL of the following forms for a complete registration:

Release of Liability 2020-2021
Internet Contract 2020-2021
Membership/Registration Form 2020-2021
SMART Contract
Albany Parent Information Form