Boys & Girls Clubs of the Diablo Valley is presenting a “Day for Kids” celebration on September 21, 2012. Sponsored by Tesoro, the event will take place at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Diablo Valley, located at 1301 Alhambra Avenue, Martinez, California, from 2:30 pm to 7pm. Boys & Girls Clubs “Day for Kids” is a day set aside each year to celebrate and honor America’s children by spending meaningful time with them. Kids of all ages and adults are encouraged to attend. Research shows that when adults spend meaningful time with kids, it helps kids develop a positive self-image and sense of belonging, usefulness and purpose. Fun activities will feature both indoor and outdoor games and activities in which the kids can participate, including laser tag, zip line, foam dance part, obstacle courses, water activities, jumpers and so much more. Admission and refreshments are free of charge.
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Diablo Valley has been an integral part of the Martinez community and surrounding area for more than 50 years, providing services to thousands of young people. The Club is open after school Monday, Tuesday & Thursday and Friday from 2pm to 6pm, Wednesday from 1pm to 6pm. Programs that are offered include Character & Leadership Development, Education & Career Development, Health & Life Skills, The Arts, and Sports Fitness & Recreation.