2014-2015 Membership

The Club is so excited to open our doors again for our 4th season in September! We will be open on September 2nd for the very first day of school. We can’t wait to see our returning members and meet the new! The month of September is always free so check us out and see what all the buzz has been about over the last 3 years. Read on for more information about the Club.

Club Operations Calendar:
The BGCLS follows the Lake Shore Central School District calendar. In the event of a school closing, the Club will be closed. In the event that after-school activities are cancelled, THE CLUB WILL REMAIN OPEN. In the event that the Club closes unexpectedly we will contact the schools and make our best effort to contact our families. Due to the large amount of families that we serve, please be sure to include your email as well as the best available contact person on your membership application so that we can inform everyone in a timely manner. Please follow us on Facebook to get up to date information about emergency closings, Club news, fundraising information, etc.

We have made some policy changes this year in order to ensure that we are able to continue providing quality programming at an affordable cost.

Please take note of the following:
Membership Dues:$125/ child for the entire school year. Limited scholarships will be available. Membership applications are available at the Club or by clicking the following link:14-15 membership application

1/2 Day/ Early Dismissal: This year the fee to attend early extended hours at the Club will be $12/child. Please remember to send your child with a lunch or money to buy lunch from the Snack Shack on these days.

Volunteer Fee: A mandatory volunteer fee of $30 will be charged per family. All volunteer opportunities will be posted on the parent information board by the front desk. Information about volunteering can also be found on our webpage and Facebook page. Once you complete your volunteer hours (3-4 hours), you can choose to donate the $30.00 to the Club or you will be issued a check. All checks will be written within a month of volunteering. For record keeping purposes you will not be able to roll your volunteer fee into your account.

Fundraising: Please understand that in order to keep our membership fees low and to keep our doors open the Club must be successful in its fundraising endeavors. Our Club is only open because of fundraising, donations, and grants.
NEW THIS YEAR: Mandatory Ticket Sales: This year each family will be responsible for selling either 4 Chicken BBQ Tickets 10 raffle tickets for the chance to win a brand new snow blower. If you do not sell either, your family will be charged a fundraising fee of $40.

If you have any further questions about the Club or you would like more information, please feel free to contact our Unit Director, Andrea Wincenciak anytime.
Andrea can be reached at the Club:926-2119 or through email: andrea@bgclakeshore.org.

We look forward to seeing everyone in September!

ULTIMATE PATIO RAFFLE TICKETS ON SALE NOW

It’s that time of year again.  Time to get ready to enjoy some fun in the sun.  What’s a better way to do that than with a BRAND NEW PATIO SET?!  The Club will be raffling off the ULTIMATE PATIO PARTY Sunday, June 13th at the new “Experience Evans” (formerly the Taste of Evans). Drawing will be at 6pm and you must be able to pick up your winnings that evening.

Tickets are $5 a piece or FIVE tickets for $20.  We will be accepting cash and credit card payments*. 

What will you win?

  • Outdoor dining set
  • Canopy
  • Propane grill
  • Propane patio heater
  • Fire Pit
  • Cooler
  • Lakeside Meat Pack
  • Accessories, snacks, and everything else you need for the ULTIMATE PATIO PARTY!!!

Can’t make it that day? Tickets are on sale now!!! Tickets are available at the Club, with any board member, at Kim’s Shear Expressions, and Empire Reality.

*All major credit cards are now accepted at the Club and on Miss Andrea’s phone via KMS.  All transactions are secure and a receipt will be emailed to you upon purchase.  Cash and credit will be accepted the day of the event.

All proceeds from this raffle will benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Lake Shore.

Summer Camp Info!!

Boys & Girls Club of Lake Shore
Summer Camp 2014

The Boys & Girls Club of Lake Shore will be open for 2 weeks at the end of August!
You don’t have to be a member to participate in the Club’s summer camps.

When: August 18-August 22 and August 25-August 29

Where: Boys & Girls Club of Lake Shore- William T. Hoag Educational Center, Angola

Who can attend: Boys and girls in grades 2-8. Summer Camp members must be at least 7 years old or going into 2nd grade to participate in this program.

What is offered: Each week a new themed camp will be offered from 9:00am- 2:00pm. Themes TBA. The Club will be open from 2:00-6:00pm daily for drop-in hours.

Cost:
Summer Camp (9:00am- 2:00pm)- $20/day or $80/week
Extended morning hours (8:00-8:45 am)- $5/day or $20/week
Summer Drop-In Membership (2:00-6:00pm)-$30 for 2 weeks

A DISCOUNT OF $10 PER WEEK WILL BE OFFERED TO ADDITIONAL CHILDREN FROM EACH HOUSEHOLD FOR THE SUMMER CAMPS ONLY. THERE IS NOT A DISCOUNT FOR THE SUMMER DROP-IN MEMBERSHIP.

ALL REGISTRATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY JULY 31, 2014!
NO EXCEPTIONS!
ALL PAYMENTS WILL BE DUE 1 WEEK PRIOR TO THE CAMP YOUR CHILD WILL BE PARTICIPATING IN!

Summer Camps must have at least 20 registered participants in order to run. If 20 participants are not signed up by July 31st, all payments will be refunded in full.

Please call the Club for more information: 926-2119
Applications are available at the Club and online:
http://www.bgclakeshore.org

2014 Summer Camp Application

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Please Help The Club with our Winter Wishes!

The Boys & Girls Club of Lake Shore is in need of a few things to make our activities and programs winter-wonderful:
*accepting new or gently used items

  • Pool Sticks
  • Nail Polish & Nail Polish Remover
  • Legos
  • Lincoln Logs
  • Wii Games
  • Barbie Dolls & Clothes
  • Action figures (Ninja Turtles, Superheros, etc. – please no weapons)
  • Bey Blade stadiums
  • AA batteries & AAA batteries

For our Cooking Club-

  • Electric can opener
  • Large non stick frying pans
  • Electric Skillet

Gift Cards -

  • BJ’s gift cards – for Snack Shack shopping
  • JoAnn Fabrics or AC Moore gift cards – for Craft Club shopping
  • Walmart gift cards – for miscellaneous supply shopping

Thanks in advance for your generosity and consideration. Please don’t hesitate to contact The Club at 926-2119 to arrange a drop-off time for your donations.

Fourth Annual Run is a Winner for The Club!

IMG_8742The weather could not have been better for another successful Connors Hot Dog Stand 5k Wiener Run to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Lake Shore on Saturday-September 14.

As the photos prove, hundreds of runners, walkers and “costumed condiments” lined up in front of the Evans Town Park under perfectly blue skies and temperatures in the mid-60s — ideal for running a race that follows the beautiful Lake Erie shoreline in the Town of Evans. While the official results will be posted at BuffaloRunners.com, we’re happy to report that Sean Squire ran the best time to win the race.

Read the rest of the story at Connor5kRun.com

Halloween Ball to Benefit the Club

2013HalloweenPartyThe Sturgeon Point Sportsman’s Club is proud to host the “Head Bangers Ball Halloween Party” to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Lake Shore and their organization. This party will be held from 7-11pm on Saturday-October 26th at the American Legion Post 928. The Legion Post is located at 7353 Erie Road near Sturgeon Point Rd. in Derby NY.

The Head Bangers Halloween Party will feature live music by the 80’s hair-rock tribute band Hair Nation! Tickets are $25/person pre-sale; $30 at the door and include draft beer, well drinks and wine. You must be 21 years of age or older to attend. Continue reading

Race 4 The Club!

RACE T-SHIRT 2013We’re hoping for a record 1,000 runners and walkers to join us for the 4th Annual Connors Hot Dog Stand 5k Wiener Run & Walk on Saturday-September 14th in Angola. Once again, this year’s event will feature a rocking post-race party with The Club’s very own DJ BobbyG and music by The Disco Duck Band that will play well into the afternoon.

While it’s not too late to register, only the first 100 pre-registered runners will get the coveted custom-designed 2013 Connors Wiener Run T-shirt provided by AllStars Embroidery & Screenprinting. Runners and walkers can register online or in person on Friday-September 13th from 6-8pm at the Hot Dog Stand, or registration opens at 8am on Saturday-September 14th, two hours before the race start. Additional t-shirts will be available for sale on race day for those who miss the pre-registration cut-off. All participants will receive a coupon for a free Connors hot dog and drink with their registration. Trophies and/or medallions will be awarded to the top-3 finishers in each category and there will be a special prize for the best adult and kid hot dog costume wearer in the race. Continue reading

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