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I’m on the WAIT LIST for Summer! What do I do?!

While we wish we could accommodate every child and family in our community, the unfortunate truth is that we only have so much space. So if you are one of the families that are on our wait list, we are truly sorry, and here are a few suggestions and other options for childcare this summer.

By | 2018-05-17T18:56:03+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Categories: Boys & Girls Club Lake Tahoe, Community News, Summer Activities|Comments Off on I’m on the WAIT LIST for Summer! What do I do?!

A Summer Packed with Fun, Friendship and a Dash of Education

What an amazing summer we have had here at the Club. Not only have we had more families join our BGCLT family than ever before but we’ve had more activities, more fun and more events than any other summer program in the basin. Here are just some of the summer highlights: · 2 adventure camps · 1 art camp · 1 week long FREE teen [...]

By | 2017-09-29T15:04:30+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Categories: Summer Activities, Summer Programs|Comments Off on A Summer Packed with Fun, Friendship and a Dash of Education

The importance of adventure in children’s lives

A number of years ago a friend of mine bought a group of kids up from Reno to Lake Tahoe and was shocked when one of the children asked if there were sharks in the Lake. The child though he was looking at the sea. His whole life he had rarely been outside of Reno and never before to Tahoe, despite the close proximity to [...]

By | 2017-09-29T15:04:30+00:00 July 18th, 2016|Categories: Summer Activities, Summer Programs|Comments Off on The importance of adventure in children’s lives

How to Avoid the Summer Slump – BGCLT Summer Programs

Many of us think back to our summer vacations as children and see a golden glow of endless sunny days full of activities and fun. However, the summer vacation is now an average 10 or 11 weeks long and while the kids love it, such a long time can be tough on parents and have a negative effect on academic achievement. Finding activities to keep [...]

By | 2016-05-20T17:12:31+00:00 May 17th, 2016|Categories: Programs, Summer Activities|Tags: , , |Comments Off on How to Avoid the Summer Slump – BGCLT Summer Programs