January 2015 News for Valparaiso Unit of Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County

Kids-in-doorMany things happen at our Boys & Girls Club! Our members are growing and developing into responsible and caring individuals by participating in activities fall in five core areas:

  • Character & Leadership Development
  • Education & Career Development
  • Health & Life Skills
  • The Arts
  • Sports, Fitness, & Recreation

Our Club provides diverse activities that meet the needs and interests of all youth! Our core areas engage young people in activities with adults, peers, and family members that enable them to develop self-esteem and reach their full potential. Club membership is $35 per child annually with fee assistance for those who qualify. All children are welcome to the Club visit twice and experience the fun before becoming a member!

Benefit Spotlight!
Did you know that we offer financial assistance to those who qualify? That brings the yearly membership fee to a low price of $10.00 annually! Every day from 3:00pm-4:00pm our members enjoy open gym and play a variety of games and sports.

Main Events
Look what’s happening at the Club this month!

January 2015:
Indoor Soccer Leagues will begin this month. We are still looking for coaches and referees to volunteer. Contact Tommy John if you are interested!
Saturdays during league season our Club will be open from 8am-1:30pm. Drop off the kiddos and let them enjoy the Club on the weekend, and pancakes!
Coming up in February we will offer a program, DRIVE. In this program, members will learn a variety of life skills utilizing the sport of golf.
Club hours are from 2:30 - 8:00 PM Monday through Friday! Come join us because GREAT Futures Start Here!

A Glance of Outstanding Club Programs

Keystone Club: This unique leadership development experience provides opportunities for young people ages 14 to 18. Youth participate, both in and out of the Club, in activities in three focus areas: academic success, career preparation and community service. With the guidance of an adult advisor, Keystone Clubs aim to have a positive impact on members, the Club and community.