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Spread some Holiday Cheer to deserving Club families!
The Boys & Girls Club of Vista has many families, big and small, who could use a little help for the holidays. Each year, our Club provides for as many families as possible by partnering with generous companies, families, and organizations who want to provide love and support for families in need through our Adopt-a-Family program. For more information click here
The Boys & Girls Club of Vista will be closed Monday November 11th in honor of Veterans Day. We salute all military past and present and their families for their unwavering support of our country. The Boys & Girls Club of Vista also offers a free week of day camp for all military families. We'll be open for day camp November 25-27th as well as December 23-January 6th. We are closed for Thanksgiving Thursday November 28th and Friday November 29th as well as December 26th and December 27th.
Join us November 25th-November 27th from 7am-6:30pm for Thanksgiving Day Camps. Activities include sports, music, STEAM, cooking, fall crafts and more. The cost is $45 for 3 days for current AM/PM and Transportation Club members or $90 for all other Club members. Register today!
We invite you to get your scare on at the Haunted Clubhouse starting this Friday October 25th through October 30th from 4:30-6:00pm at 410 W. California Avenue in Vista. Admission is $2. This event is put on by our Club kids so they can use your support!
The Boys & Girls Club of Vista is seeking nominations for its Have a Heart for Kids Award. This award recognizes one special individual who exemplifies “Outstanding Service to the Youth of Vista." Nominations are open to any individual who has dedicated themselves to the youth in our community. Recent winners include Jason Omundson, Debbie Medrano & Sue McLeod. The winner will be honored at the Boys & Girls Club of Vista’s Youth of the Year event on January 31, 2019.
The Boys & Girls Club of Vista hosted their third annual Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Tournament on Saturday, September 21, 2019. Players went “All in for Kids” to help the Boys & Girls Club of Vista provide exciting, educational and life-changing programs for youth focused on Academic Achievement, Character Development and Healthy Lifestyles. Event Sponsors included Green Mechanical Contractors, Killion Industries, Modern Builders Supply, LuLaRoe with Sarah Holt, The Williams Chaffin Family, Rancho Tree Service & Maintenance, Synovation Medical Goup and Cosmic Solar. Table Sponsors included EDCO Waste & Recycling, Baker Electric Home Energy, Pepper Tree Frosty, Baker Distributing Co. and La Fuente Post Acute.
There's more to life than slime. We have some new and very exciting STEAM programs starting this September at the Boys & Girls Club of Vista. Besides the normal Club rocket launch, we'll be doing some fun experiments such as electrocuting pickles and making them glow, building homemade thermometers, demnostrating flotation and extracting our own DNA. The class is for 4th and 5th graders Thursdays at 4pm with Mr. Yaz.
The Boys & Girls Club of Vista will be closed for staff development training and Club clean up August 12th-14th. For middle school registrations, we will be on site at middle schools during registrations and parents can also register at middle school sites as well during our am/pm hours. New school year programs include Career Launch job training, Power Hour 2.0, MyFuture and pre-K healthy lifestyle programs.