Porter County Press

Forrest L. Rhode (Portage) Boys & Girls Club Basketball Signups

Registration for the winter basketball league is happening November 29 – December 1 at the Forrest L. Rhode Boys & Girls Club, located at 5895 Evergreen Ave in Portage.  The league is a fun and instructional program focusing on fair play, honesty, and sportsmanship.

The league is divided into three age divisions:  Biddy Ball for ages 6-7, $20 with membership; Junior Boys League for ages 8-10, $30 with membership; Junior Girls League for ages 8-11, $30 with membership; and Senior League for ages 11-13, $35 with membership.

Membership is $25 for one year.  Scholarships are available to those who qualify.  For more information about the league or anyone interested in volunteering as a coach, please contact Andy Davis, 762-4613.

The Boys & Girls Club of Porter County provides children ages 5 to 18 with quality programming emphasizing character and leadership, education and career development; community service; technology training; financial literacy; health and life skills; the arts; sports, fitness and recreation; and family outreach.

The club operates facilities in Valparaiso, South Haven, Duneland and Portage.  For more information on membership, volunteer opportunities or to make a tax deductible donation to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County, please contact your local Club or call (219) 464-7282 or visit www.bgcpoco.org .