JBGC ‘Dedicated Dads’ Event Set For Thursday

The Winifred Crawford Dibert Boys & Girls Club of Jamestown and Chautauqua Opportunities will have a special family night from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday.

The first Thursday of every month is in collaboration with Chautauqua Opportunities and features a special “Dedicated Dads” activity. Activities are designed for male role models and the children in their lives, including dads, step-dads, grandfathers, uncles, cousins or neighbors.

For March they will be building and decorating wooden treasure boxes. All supplies and a snack will be provided and there is no charge to participate in this event.

The Boys & Girls Club offers Family Night every Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. Families must come together and stay together with parents supervising their children in program areas. The game rooms and computer lab are open from 6-9 p.m. Swimming is open from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Lifeguards are on duty but parents must be in the pool or pool area while their children swim.

The third Thursday of every month is the club’s Family Plus event. For March 21, there will be a Family Fitness Fun Night where families can participate in fitness activities.

The cost for family night is $1 for non members ages 5 and up and free for members and those under 5.

The Winifred Crawford Dibert Boys & Girls Club of Jamestown is a United Way agency. All youth programming is funded in part by the United Way of Southern Chautauqua County.