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Events being held in honor of National Boys & Girls Club of America Week

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HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC (WTOC) -

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Lowcountry will open their doors in celebration of National Boys & Girls Club of America Week starting Monday. 

The Beaufort, Bluffton, Hilton Head, Jasper and Sheldon Clubs will host special events for their members, parents and the community throughout the week. 

On Monday, the Hilton Head Club on Gumtree Road will get things started by offering free dental checks and free eye exams from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. There will also be an OB GYN to speak to pre-teen and teen girls. 

The week's activities will include: 

Hilton Head Club, 151 Gumtree Road, Hilton Head Island

Monday, March 24, 3:30-6:30 p.m. - Medical Monday is the theme and the Hilton Head Island Club will offer FREE dental checks and FREE eye exams. There will also be an OB-GYN to speak to pre-teen and teen girls. Contact Brooke Newsom 843.689.3646. 

Bluffton Club, 100 H.E. McCracken Circle, Bluffton

Monday, March 24, 5-5:45 p.m. - Academic Success pep rally in the gymnasium! The Bluffton Club will honor members who have achieved academic success with special certificates. Contact Walter Davis 843.757.2845. 

Jasper Club, 913 Grays Highway, Ridgeland

Tuesday, March 25, 4-7 p.m. - The Jasper Club will host a "Night of Art" where the club will be transformed into an Art Gallery for family members, teachers and community leaders to visit. Contact Anne Walker 843.717.1615. 

Sheldon Club, 21 Agnes Major Road, Sheldon

Wednesday, March 26, 4 p.m. - The Club will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a clean-up of the Club and surrounding highway. Special guests will include the late Russ Epker's wife, Ann Percival. Russ Epker was instrumental in starting the Sheldon Club. Contact Debry Thompson 843.846.9911. 

Beaufort Club, 1100 Boundary St., Beaufort 

Thursday, March 27, 4:30 p.m. - The Club's Martial Arts Program will have an exhibition for club members and parents. There have been participating members who have completely changed their behavior, grades in school, etc. because of their participation in this program. Contact Anthony Murray 843.986.5437. 

Jasper Club, 913 Grays Highway, Ridgeland

Thursday, March 27, 4:30 p.m. - The Jasper Club will "open the door to Healthy Lifestyles" as it hosts a Zumba party for members, friends and guests. All age groups will be included. Contact Anne Walker 843.717.1615. 

Bluffton Club, 100 H.E. McCracken Circle, Bluffton

Friday, March 28 - The Bluffton Club welcomes alumni of any Boys & Girls Club of America to "Come on Home" and take a tour of the Bluffton Club, located at 100 H.E. McCracken Circle. Contact Walter Davis 843.757.2845. 

Bluffton Club, 100 H.E. McCracken Circle

Saturday, March 29 - The Boys & Girls Club of Bluffton will host an alumni celebration from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at their club, 100 H.E. McCracken Circle. Alumni of ANY Boys & Girls Club of America are invited to attend for good food and fun times with fellow Boys & Girls Club members. Contact Walter Davis 843.757.2845.

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