It is true that idle hands or minds can lead to trouble, but even more importantly, idle minds can result in a decrease in educational attainment. Studies have indicated that a child that does no academics over the summer will take until Halloween to be back at their pre-summer level. Here at the Club we do an hour of 'Brain Gain' every day of the summer. Simple, fun but educational activities that focus on reading and math. Doing Brain Gain ensures that our members retain all their learning from the prior school year and start the new year ready for the next level.
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 [...]
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 [...]
After months of preparations, summer is finally here and we have beautiful sunshine to kick off our first week of summer. The Summer Programs at the Club have grown in popularity again this year and sadly this has meant that to ensure quality programs and safety we had to stop enrolling new members last week and instead are operating a wait list for all age [...]