Entries by Helen Uber

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The Cushing Memorial Athletic Fields After a long wait, spring is finally here. With the warmer weather, we are once again mindful of how fortunate we are to have such beautiful fields for our kids to play on. The foresight and generosity of our founders provided almost two and a half acres of open land […]

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Living a Healthy Life at Grenville Baker – April 25, 2018 Since 1950, Grenville Baker Boys & Girls Club has had a strong tradition of promoting athletics and fitness. From its earliest days, our mission has centered on providing a positive environment within which young people can thrive and grow. A big part of helping […]

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Summer Programs for our Teens – April 18, 2018   With the long winter behind us, spring is here and summer is fast approaching.  We all look forward to this time of year when the days are longer and the weather is warmer. Summer vacation will provide a wonderful chance for our kids to take […]

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Blue and White Gala at the Creek GBBGC June Dance – April 11, 2018 On Saturday, June 2, Grenville Baker Boys & Girls Club will celebrate our 68th Annual June Dance with a Blue and White Gala at the Creek Club in Locust Valley. That night, we will recognize five inductees into the GBBGC Hall […]

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Boys & Girls Club Week at Grenville Baker – April 4, 2018 Next week, April 9 to April 13, Grenville Baker Boys & Girls Club will celebrate National Boys & Girls Club Week, along with thousands of Boys & Girls Clubs across the country and at U.S. military installations around the world. Grenville Baker has […]

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Ray Reyes Column, March 28, 2018: Larissa Izaguirre, Youth of the Year Since 1947, the Youth of the Year has been Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s premier recognition program, celebrating the extraordinary achievements of our teens. Club members who earn the Youth of the Year title embody the values of leadership, service, character and […]

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Gymnastics and Tumbling at GBBGC – March 21   Last week, our winter Gymnastics and Tumbling program concluded with a final performance by our young athletes and the stands were packed with family and friends. The enthusiastic response of both parents and children was gratifying to see. Over the past few years, the Gymnastics and […]