Congratulations to Jakia Douglas being named the 2015 Boys and Girls Club of Carbondale Youth of the Year!
Click here to read more about Jakia Douglas and the Youth of the Year program.
BGCC in the News!
Help us restore the funding to our Teen REACH program!
Help us restore funding. Speak out on behalf of our Club.
BGCC will be closed 12/7/15 – 12/9/15
for new carpet installation!
NEW MEMBERSHIP FEE STRUCTURE
Membership for the Boys and Girls Club of Carbondale runs from January through December.
For youth in grades Kindergarten (6 years old) through 8th grade it is $20.00 per year.
High School youth is $10.00 per year.
If youth are enrolled in the JUMP program at Carbondale Middle School and/or Rebound Alternative High School, the fee is waived.
Please feel free to contact the club at
618-457-8877 with any questions.
Click here for no-cost ways to support the Club.
Here We Live
The Boys and Girls Club of Carbondale (BGCC) and Carbondale Community Arts (CCA) are seeking artistic workshop proposals that develop community pride and enhance a positive sense of place for the residential neighborhoods that make up Carbondale’s total community. Workshops will take place in select Carbondale locations between October 2015 and April 2016 as part of “Here We Live,” a joint program of BGCC and CCA that is being undertaken with major support from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Proposed workshops may utilize any media (or combination thereof) and should each be designed to involve 15-20 community participants who will be guided to express their individual and collective view of community (Here We Live) through creative pursuits.
Workshop activities may take place in 1-5 sessions and should result in a work product (mural, sculpture, performance, film, dance, etc.) representing that shared vision. These works will be displayed/performed/shared at the “Here We Live” community festival to take place on the Boys and Girls Club campus on April 30, 2016.
For more information and the full proposal visit the CCA website: www.carbondalearts.org/grant-opportunities/here-we-live
OR contact Randy Osborn at the BGCC at 618-457-8877 ext.21
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