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Children’s Book Author Genie Webb Visits BGCK Teen Center

Webb Teaches Lessons of Turning Challenge Into Triumph Kenosha, WI – March 5, 2019 – Local author Genie Webb visited with teen club members last week to talk about her journey, why she writes and the lessons she has learned. Teen members will make bi-weekly visits to The Homeless Assistance Leadership Organization in Racine to … Continue reading Children’s Book Author Genie Webb Visits BGCK Teen Center

Gateway Technical College Hosts Wellness Fair for Boys & Girls Club Youth and Tween Center Members

Gateway Technical College Hosts Wellness Fair for Boys & Girls Club Youth and Tween Center Members Kenosha, WI – February 18, 2019 – Last Friday, Club members visited Gateway Technical College to do hands on learning activities as part of the Wellness Fair field trip. Dozens of GTC students prepared lessons for kids and led … Continue reading Gateway Technical College Hosts Wellness Fair for Boys & Girls Club Youth and Tween Center Members

Shirley Madrigrano & Natalie Lee Performing & Visual Fine Arts Foundation Supporting BGCK Grew In 2018

Kenosha, WI – January 23, 2019 – In 2016, Bob Lee Jr. and Joe Madrigrano Jr. established the Natalie Lee and Shirley Madrigrano Arts Foundation dedicated to providing creative outlets for children not interested in sports. Their mothers were dedicated to enriching not only their children, but all children. Thanks to a generous match by … Continue reading Shirley Madrigrano & Natalie Lee Performing & Visual Fine Arts Foundation Supporting BGCK Grew In 2018

Leprechaun & Lederhosen .1K Beer Run Returns to Petrifying Springs Biergarten

Presented by Heating & Cooling Solutions Kenosha, WI – January 16, 2018 – The ever popular Leprechaun & Lederhosen .1K Beer Run presented by Heating & Cooling Solutions will return to the Petrifying Springs Biergarten on Saturday, March 16th. Deemed the least athletic, most fun race ever, participants are encouraged to sign up to walk … Continue reading Leprechaun & Lederhosen .1K Beer Run Returns to Petrifying Springs Biergarten

Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha to Unveil New Tween Center at Grand Opening on Monday

Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha to Unveil New Tween Center at Grand Opening on Monday Kenosha, WI – January 4, 2018 – The Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha will debut a newly renovated area, the “Tween Center,” for kids on Monday, January 7th. The Tween Center is an interactive space dedicated to kids … Continue reading Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha to Unveil New Tween Center at Grand Opening on Monday