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Local club to host activities all week in honor of National Boys & Girls Club Week, 50 years of service

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From September through May, whenever school is in session, the Detroit Lakes Boys & Girls Club provides an after-school home to a daily average of 130 kids between the ages of 5-18.


Club members enjoy structured, yet fun activities that promote academic success, healthy lifestyles, good character and citizenship, not to mention an evening meal and healthy snacks — all for an annual membership fee of $40.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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