Kiss-A-Pig Contest Raises Over $45,000 for Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County


   (August 2016, Harford County, MD) Club members and staff of Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County are squealing with delight at the success of this year’s annual Kiss-A-Pig contest and fundraiser. Held in conjunction with the MD State BBQ Bash held in Bel Air on Friday, August 12, 2016, the Kiss-A-Pig event raised […]

Camp Hidden Valley Partners with Ecotone to Expand Recreation Opportunities


                  White Hall, MD— Located on 180 beautiful acres along the Deer Creek in White Hall, Camp Hidden Valley is known for their popular summer day camp, the Hardest 5K in Harford County, to take place this Saturday, August 20th, and the annual Valley of the Haunted […]

11 Year-Old Makes the Summer Brighter for Club Kids


-Harford County, MD      At just 11 years old, Maggie Layman of Darlington, set out to collect summer supplies from her friends at school and church to donate to kids in need this summer.  Having seen her community run similar drives during the holiday season, Maggie grew concerned that those families, and especially kids, […]

Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County Welcomes New Executive Director


   Aberdeen, MD— After conducting a national search, Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County is pleased to announce that Joseph W. McGovern has accepted the position of Executive Director effective June 13th.  McGovern, comes to the organization from Massachusetts with more than 20 years of non-profit executive leadership experience, and most recently served as […]

Eleven-Year Club Member Named 2016 Youth of the Year for Boys & Girls Clubs Harford County

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“The Year of the Girl” theme drew a capacity crowd at the APG Federal Credit Union Arena on March 31 for the 26th Annual Steak & Burger/Youth of the Year Dinner for Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County. The annual fundraising and award event raised over $125,000 for the Harford County Clubs and named […]

Local Club Kids Invited to White House for Annual Science Fair

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                    Edgewood, MD., April 13, 2016 Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County is proud to announce the participation of the 2015 Junior Solar Sprint team from the Windsor Valley Boys & Girls Clubs in the annual White House Science Fair, being held today at the […]

Camp Hidden Valley Offers Full Day Summer Camp Plus Free Transportation to Keep Youths Moving, Exploring and Learning


  -White Hall, MD   Building on last year’s success, Camp Hidden Valley (CHV) in White Hall has opened registration for its full schedule of summer day camp starting on June 27th. In response to requests from parents and caregivers, free transportation to and from the camp will be provided from nine locations throughout Harford […]

Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County Bids Farewell and Thanks to Executive Director Tim Wills


Board of Directors celebrates success of his tenure and looks forward towards the future Aberdeen, MD (2/22/16) – The Board of Directors of Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County announces the departure of Executive Director, Tim Wills effective April 1, 2016. Wills has accepted a new position as President and CEO of The Boys […]

BGE to Host a Captain Mercaptan℠ Action Day at Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County Edgewood Location


    WHO:             Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County Members   WHAT:           BGE is hosting Captain Mercaptan Action Day at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County to help teach young children about the importance of natural gas safety. BGE’s natural gas safety super hero, Captain Mercaptan, is named after the safety […]

East Aberdeen to be home to proposed ‘Harvest of Hope’ garden


A schematic layout shows a proposed community garden that would be installed next to the Boys and Girls Clubs Aberdeen facility. (Frederick Ward Associates / Submitted) Bryna ZumerContact Reporter The Record Residents of Aberdeen’s eastern neighborhoods may not have to travel as far for fresh fruits and vegetables. An AmeriCorps volunteer is spearheading a community garden […]