Activities – Albany

FREE After-school Programs

Albany Girls Inc. offers a variety of new programs, Monday-Friday, the center is open from 2:30 P.M. to 5:30 P.M. and is wheelchair accessible. Girls must register for the programs they wish to participate in. Programs are divided into age groups.

Grades K-2 are enrolled in Kids Corner. Kids Corner girls will receive homework help, have free activity time and will learn the 6 pillars of the Girls Inc. core values.
Grades 3-6 are enrolled in Creation Station. Creation Station girls choose classes based upon the 6 pillars of Girls Inc. core values, receive homework help, and have free activity time.
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.

To get a copy of the Spring 2019 Program Packet please call (518) 374 – 9800 or download one here.

Registration starts on Wednesday, January 9th from 12-7pm, at our *NEW* Albany Center located at 80 Central Avenue, Albany. Registration continues Thursday, September 10th, 2pm-6pm.

The Spring 2019 FREE After-school Program session begins Monday, January 14th, 2019.

New members must complete a registration packet and return it in person.
All members (old & new) must register your child in person.

Examples of our programs include:

Homework Help:
Girls are assisted with homework.

Operation SMART:
Builds skills and interest in science, math and technology through hands on fun activities!

Economic Literacy/She’s on the Money:
Learn the importance of money management and investment through fun play! This program fosters the development of skills needed to be financially self-sufficient.

Computer Literacy:
Learn various programs such as Microsoft Word, Power Point, Publisher and more!

Conflict Resolution:
Learn how to problem solve positively.

Healthy Snacking:
Learn how to make and eat healthy snacks.

Stepping Stones:
Learn the basics-the rules of play, kicking, running, jumping and having fun.

Prepare for leadership and community service.

Media Literacy:
Examine and discuss the thoughts and images in all types of media.

Paging Dr. Liz:
Girls will have an opportunity to work closely with AMC Students while learning about basic concepts within the fields of anatomy, biology, genetics, exercise and nutrition by way of hands on experiments and classroom activities.