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October, 2018
Upcoming Events

October 5th-
NPS closed, Club open 9:00am-5:00pm
October 6th- Club Closed 
October 8th- Columbus Day, Club closed 
October 13th- Community Fall BBQ (rain date will be October 14th)
 October 24th- NPS Early Release, Club open 12:00-6:00pm
October 27th- Annual Community Halloween Party 

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Club News!
1st Grader, Member, and Youth  
of the month!
Tallis Gomes-1st Grader of the month 
Tallis is an active 1st grader, loved by everyone already. He plays on the NBGC DIII "Panthers" Flag Football team and is eager to sign up for basketball and dodgeball.
A lover of all things physical and athletic, Tallis is usually found outside throwing the football back and forth with his older brother Tavio or playing GaGa. He also loves shooting baskets in the gym.  
Food: Cheese Pizza
Movie/TV Show: Undecided
Book: Power Rangers Books
Color: Green
What do you want to be when you grow up?
"A Boston Celtics Basketball Player"
 Santiago Obievo- Member of the month 
Santiago is a consistently happy and easy-going kid. He looks forward to days when the gym is open for a game of dodgeball. Santiago also loves spending time in the Art Room where his incredible artistic ability is shown through his drawings of cowboys and horses. You can find this Member of the Month in the Computer Lab during movie days. 
Food - Steamed broccoli
Movie - Next Gen
Book - Harry Potter
Color - Green
Nick Feare- Youth of the month
Now a freshman in high school, Nick has been Youth/Member of the month for multiple consecutive years. He is here every day after school and is even now a part-time employee selling snacks out of the beloved Snack Shack.
Even before he was hired as an official staff member, he was always helpful around the Club. Cleaning dishes leftover the Culinary Club, taking charge of locker-passes, and helping set up for almost all of our special events.
Nick spent last summer as a Counselor in Training at NBGC Summer Camp. He went above and beyond every day. He already is such a valued addition to our team and we look forward to the day that he can be a Summer Camp Counselor here.  
Food: Curry chicken
Movie: Black Panther
Book: The Lord of the Flies by William Golding
Color - Blue
What do you want to be when you grow up?  
A pilot  

What's happening
It's been a great first month at the Club! Members are enjoying all the  activities the Club has to offer! The Learning Center has been busy with members working on homework, the Art Room is constantly filled with members working on amazing art projects, and the Games Room is packed with members challenging each other in various tournaments. With the weather cooling off, members are enjoying playing games outside. It's definitely starting to feel like Fall! The Teen Room is full of active teenagers hanging out with their friends.
Athletics are heating up! Football has started and we've already seen some incredible games. Not only have we seen great competition, the sportsmanship has been awesome! Come out and watch some great football!




Stay connected with the Club and all the exciting programs we will be offering this year. Check out our calendar on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram! You can also stay up to date with our text alert system- simply text NANTUCKET to 84483.

Attention Parents
We have started a new program at the Club to get our members excited about reading! Danny, our Learning Center coordinator will run the BookNook program this year. Please see the information below about getting your child involved in this great program!
   Click on the link below to learn more about BookNook
Thank you to everyone who came out to Family Fun Night! It was a HUGE success and we hope everyone had a great time! We hope to see you at the next one.




Nantucket Boys & Girls Club | PO Box 269 | Nantucket, Massachusetts 02554 | 508-228-0158