Boys and Girls Clubs
Summer activities for students ages 6 to 18 are offered at the O.K. Clubhouse located at the Jim Parsley Community Center and at the Clinton and Gloria John Club located adjacent to Hazel Dell Elementary School. Membership is only $30 per year. Go to www.mybgc.org for more information, or call 313-5700 for the O.K. Clubhouse or 313-5670 for the Clinton and Gloria John Club.
Kindergarten Jump Start
Kindergarten Jump Start offers academic and developmental opportunities that build learning skills in incoming kindergarten students and familiarize them with their schools. This summer, the program will be offered Aug. 1-23 at Anderson, Fruit Valley, Harney, Hazel Dell, King, Lincoln, Marshall, Minnehaha, Ogden, Roosevelt, Walnut Grove and Washington elementary schools. It also will be offered Aug. 15-19 at Chinook, Eisenhower, Felida, Franklin, Hough, Lake Shore, Sacajawea, Salmon Creek and Truman elementary schools.
Jump Start will be held Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at all sites. There is no cost to participate. Transportation is not provided. Sign up in school offices before June 16 or on the first day of Jump Start at one of the above schools. Note: You must also register your child for kindergarten at this time. Please bring the required documentation.
The Summer Meals Program feeds kids and teens 18 years old and under. Sites are located at places such as schools, parks and community centers.
For more information, call 1-866-3-HUNGRY.
Clark County Skills Center
The Clark County Skills Center is offering summer school classes to students who have completed eighth, ninth, 10th or 11th grade this school year. Students can earn a 0.5 high school elective credit for free! For details, check out the Skills Center summer school information at http://www.ccskillscenter.com/summer-school.html.