...questions, please contact Ginger Betz at 907-441-1901. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Boys and Girls Club of the Kenai Peninsula.Arrangements made by Peninsula Memorial Chapel & Crematory.
For the last five years the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Kenai Peninsula and the Kenai River Foundation, an association of professional fishing guides have partnered to take 60 some local youth fishing on the Kenai River in August.
School may be out for the summer but lunches for kids are still being served at Boys & Girls Clubs of the Kenai Peninsula with 8,800 lunches being served during the month of June alone, according to executive director Heather Schloeman, "We participate in the summer foods service program for kids in our areas. Meals are available free to all children 18 years of age and younger regardless of income. We're serving breakfast and lunch at several of our sites and supper and snacks at our teen sites," she told the Dispatch.
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Kenai Peninsula was the host this year for the annual statewide Boys & Girls Clubs of America Youth of the Year competition and awards ceremony held at Kenai Catering's banquet facility.
School is almost out and the thought of long summer days stretched out doing nothing lurk in the backs of many kids' minds. However, the reality is that about a week into vacation many begin to complain, "I'm bored.
Family activities on the Kenai Peninsula. Where you can find go-kart racing, disc golf, hiking, swimming, or just learn and explore.
In keeping with the motto of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Kenai Peninsula "A Safe Place for Kids," a decade ago the Kenai Club held the first "Trunk or Treat.
...end of summer experience for our kids before they head back to school," said Heather Schloeman, Boys & Girls Clubs of the Kenai Peninsula executive director.
The word "hero" can bring to mind anyone from law enforcement officers keeping communities safe to emergency responders saving lives to the firefighters working to contain the Funny River Road wildfire.
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