Entries by Helen Uber

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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 […]

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Rosie the Riveter and GBBGC – March 12 As we celebrate Women’s History Month at Grenville Baker Boys & Girls Club, we are taking time to appreciate the important role women have played in the history of our Club. Since Edith Hay Wyckoff first encouraged local boys to form a club in 1946, women have […]