Grand opening Sunday for new Boys and Girls Club

WEST CHESTER, OH (FOX19) - The new Boys & Girls Club of West Chester/Liberty was hosting its grand opening celebration on Sunday.

An open house is scheduled for 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. at the facility, located at 8749 Cincinnati-Dayton Road. The public is invited and admission is free. There will be tours and snacks.

The $6.8 million club includes a full-sized indoor gym, an outdoor basketball/volleyball court, an art room, media center, green room, four large class rooms, three flexible classrooms, a café, clinic, open meeting spaces and offices.

"So many opportunities will be available to them," said Bridget Graber, Boys & Girls Club CEO. "This is a safe, nurturing place to be for children to come after school to make friends, complete homework, develop healthy lifestyles and learn how to become good citizens and community leaders."

The club will be open Monday through Friday after school and full days in the summer. New members will be accepted January 4.

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