CLUB HIRING FRONT DESK STAFF

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The Boys & Girls Club of Lake Shore is currently hiring for one part-time front desk staff position for throughout the school year.  The position entails two shifts per week, Thursdays from 4:00 – 6:30 PM, and Friday from 4:00 – 6:30 PM (5 hours per week total).

Position Title: Youth Development Professional (Club Front Desk Staff)

– Looking for mature, outgoing, enthusiastic, and self-motivated individuals (preferably 21 years of age or older)

– Must be capable of extensive multi-tasking, including greeting parents, verifying correct adult guardians, basic data entry, passing out program flyers, updating parents on upcoming events/fundraising opportunities, reinforcing proper behavior of program members, informing parents of child-specific issues (behavior, injuries, etc.), and more

– Pay Rate: $9.00/hr.

– Must enjoy working with youth & have a strict yet fair demeanor

– Previous experience with youth in a recreation or education setting preferred

– Attendance also required at staff meetings once a month (6:30 – 8:00 PM)

– A background check is required for the position

***Applications available ONLINE at http://www.bgclakeshore.org (see link in left-hand column) or at the Club (42 Sunset Boulevard – Angola, NY)If you would like more information, please contact Unit Director Justin Simet (716-926-2119) or send your application and/or resume to bgc@lakeshorecsd.org.

Seventh Wiener Run is a Super Success!

wiener-run-thanks-connorsIf a picture paints a thousand words, what more can these 590 photos say than THANK YOU! to everyone who helped make our  Connors Hot Dog Stand 7th Annual Wiener Run yet another huge success.

This year’s race helped raise thousands of dollars to support the all-important mission of The Club. A special thanks goes to the entire Connors/Erickson family for their continued support and to all of the great sponsors whose generosity makes this race such a huge financial success. Continue reading

CURRENT AND PROSPECTIVE CLUB FAMILIES – JOIN US FOR OPEN HOUSE THIS MONDAY!

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On Monday, 9/19 please join us for a night of fun activities from 3:30 – 6:30 PM that you can enjoy with your children!  So when you pick up your child, stay a while and see all that your kids get to do while they are here with us throughout the school year.  OR, if you are unfamiliar with the Club stop by with your child(ren) to check out what we are all about.  The Club invites you to participate in some of the games and offerings (of your choosing) that we will be hosting on this evening.  The Club is open for prospective families to come and check us out as well, so spread the word to family, friends, and neighbors!

* Club will be open normal hours & participation in Open House is not required but is strongly encouraged.

ACTIVITY ITINERARY:

Arts & Crafts Room – Create a fun magnetic item organizer for a locker or fridge

Gymnasium – Parents vs. Kids Dodgeball and Fitness Challenges (Chicken in the Coop)

Games Room – Carpet Ball and Board Game Tournaments

Lounge (Cafeteria) 5 – 6 PM – Healthy Habits Cooking Club: Make a tasty sweet treat you both can enjoy!

Power Hour (HW Rm.) – Sporcle Challenge: Test your trivia knowledge with a series of basic brain games

JOIN US FOR THE CONNORS 5K TOMORROW!

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We are accepting registrations for the 2016 7th Annual Connors 5K Wiener Run to be held on Saturday, September 17th.  You may also register in person on the day of the event.  Even if you do not wish to participate, come check out the race after-party including a live band, Chinese auction, and much more!  Click on the link below to check out the race website.

CONNORS 5K RACE WEBSITE

You can print a registration form here or register online with raceroster.com.

CLUB OPEN HOUSE – MON. 9/19!

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Please join us for a night of fun activities from 3:30 – 6:30 PM that you can enjoy with your children!  So when you pick up your child, stay a while and see all that your kids get to do while they are here with us throughout the school year.  The Club invites you to participate in some of the games and offerings (of your choosing) that we will be hosting on this evening.  The Club is open for prospective families to come and check us out as well, so spread the word to family, friends, and neighbors!

* Club will be open normal hours & participation in Open House is not required but is strongly encouraged.

ACTIVITY ITINERARY:

Arts & Crafts Room – Create a fun magnetic item organizer for a locker or fridge

Gymnasium – Parents vs. Kids Dodgeball and Fitness Challenges (Chicken in the Coop)

Games Room – Carpet Ball and Board Game Tournaments

Lounge (Cafeteria) 5 – 6 PM – Healthy Habits Cooking Club: Make a tasty sweet treat you both can enjoy!

Power Hour (HW Rm.) – Sporcle Challenge: Test your trivia knowledge with a series of basic brain games

CLUB IS HIRING FOR PART-TIME PROGRAM ASST. POSITION

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The Boys & Girls Club of Lake Shore is now hiring for a part-time position for the upcoming school year (position begins on or around Aug. 22; Club programming begins Sept. 6).

Position Title: Program Assistant/Youth Development Professional

– Looking for a mature, outgoing, enthusiastic, and self-motivated individual (MUST be 21 years of age or older)

– Must enjoy working with youth & have a strict yet fair demeanor

– Previous experience with youth in a recreation or education setting preferred

– Shift days & hours vary:

Work week: Monday – Friday, between 10-20 hours/week, shift times range from 2:30 – 6:30 PM in addition to flexible planning/administrative hours during the day)

– Must have some computer knowledge and comfort level to assist Unit Director with clerical and administrative duties

– Must be capable of developing and carrying out various Club programs/activities (independently & with guidance of Unit Director), including designing curricula

– Must be able to lead staff & oversee the Club program in times of Unit Director absence

– Must be equipped to handle parent inquiries, and relay information (including behavioral issues) and program updates to Club parents/guardians during dismissal

– A background check is required for the position

***Applications available ONLINE at http://www.bgclakeshore.org (see link in left-hand column) or at the Club (42 Sunset Boulevard – Angola, NY)If you would like more information, please contact Unit Director Justin Simet (716-926-2119) or send your resume and application to bgc@lakeshorecsd.org.

SIGN UP NOW FOR THE 2016-17 SCHOOL YEAR!

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Registration forms for the Club’s 2016-17 school year programming are available now.  Check out the left-hand column of our website for the updated registration form, parent guidelines, and the school busing transportation form, or stop into the Club (42 Sunset Blvd.) for a hard copy of each form.  Registration paperwork and payment may be mailed to the Club, or parents/guardians can stop by during normal business hours to register and pay (we accept cash, checks, or credit/debit).  PLEASE NOTE: There have been some changes made to our programs and pricing (including the elimination of the free month of September) so please look over the registration form and guidelines carefully.  Feel free to contact Justin Simet (Club Unit Director) at 926-2119 or bgc@lakeshorecsd.org with any questions you may have.  Whether a returning member, or someone entirely new to the Club, we look forward to hearing from you!