The Boys & Girls Clubs of Dumplin Valley recently released the names of the Youths of the Month for June 2020.

At the Boys & Girls Clubs of Dumplin Valley it is believed each child should be recognized for a job well done. Every month, three students from each of the clubs are chosen as Youth of the Month. They are acknowledged for their leadership qualities, behavior and character.

Jefferson City Branch

Adonis - 1st Grade

What is your favorite thing to do at your club?

Play soccer with my friends.

What do you like to do in your free time?

Play with my dogs at home.

How has your club helped you?

Helped me make friends to play with.

Brayden - 4th Grade

What is your favorite thing to do at your club?

Play with my friends in all the rotations.

What do you like to do in your free time?

Watch TV and hang out.

How has your club helped you?

To help me with my home work.

Makayla- 8th Grade

What is your favorite thing to do at your club?

Hang out with my friends and have fun.

What do you like to do in your free time?

Be crafty and make things.

How has your club helped you?

Gave me time to do homework.

White Pine Branch

McKinzie- 1st Grade

What is your favorite thing to do at your club?

Play carpetball and basketball.

What do you like to do in your free time?

I like to play games on my tablet and phone.

How has your club helped you?

It has helped me to meet new people.

Kendra - 4th Grade

What is your favorite thing to do at your club?

I like to play pool in the gameroom and play in the gym.

What do you like to do in your free time?

I race RC cars (remote control) with my family on weekends. I have lots of trophies.

How has your club helped you?

It makes me not feel left out.

Peyton- 5th Grade

What is your favorite thing to do at your club?

Ride scooter boards in the gym and go into the art room.

What do you like to do in your free time?

I like to swim and play in our pool. I also like to play with "My Life" doll.

How has your club helped you?

The club has helped me make new friends and gives me (and my sister) a fun place to play.

Strawberry Plains Branch

Dakota- 1st Grade

What is your favorite thing to do at your club?

I like to play with my friends.

What do you like to do in your free time?

I like to play at the park.

How has your club helped you?

My club has helped me learn about sportsmanship.

Stanton - 2nd Grade

What is your favorite thing to do at your club?

I like to make cool projects in art with Ms. T.

What do you like to do in your free time?

I like to play with my Legos and my Playstation 4.

How has your club helped you?

My club has helped me learn cool stuff and have fun.

Lucas- 5th Grade

What is your favorite thing to do at your club?

I like to play Just Dance.

What do you like to do in your free time?

I like to play with my dog.

How has your club helped you?

My club has helped me make new friends.

Newport Branch

Izaiah - Kindergarten

What is your favorite thing to do at your club?

I like to play in the gym.

What do you like to do in your free time?

I like to ride my scooter.

How has your club helped you?

Everybody here helps me.

Kasen- 4th Grade

What is your favorite thing to do at your club?

I like to play pool.

What do you like to do in your free time?

I like to play Xbox.

How has your club helped you?

It helps me keep my hands to myself.

Michaela - 10th Grade

What is your favorite thing to do at your club?

I like to help the staff.

What do you like to do in your free time?

I swim and play basketball.

How has your club helped you?

It has helped me become a better person.

For more information about the Boys & Girls Club of Dumplin Valley, call 865-761-0143, or visit www.bgcdumplinvalley.org.