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Boys & Girls Club of Santa Cruz
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Boys & Girls Club of Santa Cruz|
|Alternate Name(s):||Boys and Girls Club of Santa Cruz|
|Address:||543 Center Street|
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
|Description:||Shoreline/Live Oak Teen Club
(located at Shoreline Middle School)
855 17th Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
Jennifer Sherry, Unit Director firstname.lastname@example.org
The Boys & Girls Club of Santa Cruz is a youth development organization dedicated to promoting the educational, vocational, social and character development of girls and boys ages 6 to 18. The Club offers structured after school programs, special interest classes and drop in opportunities for youth and teens.
During the school year the Club is open from 2-7pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and 12:30pm -7pm, Wednesday.
During holidays and vacations, we are open from 7:30am-6pm.
Any variation in this schedule will be posted for parents and members well in advance.
Office hours are from 9:00am-5:00pm Monday through Friday.
ELIGIBILITY: Ages 6-18, no residency requirement
FUNDING SOURCES: Auction, Golf Tournament, Foundations, Individual/Business donations and special events.
|Mission:||To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.|
Learning Center, Power Hour: Making Minutes Count and Computer Lab
Athletics & Aquatics:
Tag, Dodge ball, Basketball, Rope Skipping, Double Dutch, Running Bases,Capture the Flag, Kickball, Basketball, Dodgeball, Flag Football, Volleyball, Wiffleball, Frisbee Football and Aquatics
Art & Music: crafts, woodworking, sewing, knitting, painting, clay sculpturing, and drawing.
Teens ages 12 & up have a large room at the downtown Club dedicated just for them. The teen room is equipped with Apple I-Mac computers for research and homework, as well as an XBox for gaming and watching movies.
Programs:Power Hour, Netsmartz Internet Safety Workshops, Gardening, Passport to Manhood (boys-only club for ages 12 and up), SMART Girls (girls-only club for ages 12 and up, Friday Night Live, Skate Club, Club Cafe, The Club at Live Oak
Summer day camp
|Volunteer Info:||Minimum Age: 14.
Katee Freeman, Program Director
831-423-3138 ext. 30
The adult and youth volunteer applications are on the website.
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Call for Information|
|Public Transportation:||Call for information|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Fee Amounts:||$40.00 Individual|
|Areas Served:||Santa Cruz County|
|Physical Location:||Santa Cruz|
See Description Notes
Arts and Crafts Instruction
|This record last modified July 24, 2014|