Our Board of Directors...

  1. Lyn Caselman
  2. Bill Cooper
  3. Carl Corley
  4. Dallas Forsgren
  5. Curtis Goldtrap, Jr.
  6. Andre' Good
  7. R. Cole Goodman
  8. Bill Hanna
  9. Jim Harwood
  10. Billy Higgins
  11. Jerry Kerwin
  12. Hugh Maurras
  13. John McFarland
  14. George McGill
  15. Buddy McMahon
  16. Roger Meek, Jr.
  17. Robert E. Miller
  18. Janice Powell
  19. Joe D. Powers
  20. Linda Schmidt
  21. Sam T. Sicard
  22. John M. Smith, Jr.
  23. Okla Ben Smith
  24. James Wagoner.
  25. Bennie Westphal
  26. Chris Whitt
  27. Robert A. Young III

Our Administrative Office:

4905 North "O" Street
Fort Smith, AR 72904
phone:  479.782.7093
fax:      479.782.0842

Jerry Glidewell Executive Director JGlidewell@fsbgc.org
Jason Morland Director of Operations JMorland@fsbgc.org
Helene Lewis Executive Secretary HLewis@fsbgc.org
Rhonda Murphy Administrative Assistant RMurphy@fsbgc.org

The Club's Mission...

The Fort Smith Boys & Girls Clubs mission is to help youth of all backgrounds develop qualities needed to become responsible citizens and leaders. Through our association with Boys & Girls Clubs of America, we seek to enhance the quality of life for the youth of our community.

Nuestra mission

La misión de Fort Smith Boys & Girls Clubs es ayudar a los jóvenes de todos los orígenes a desarrollar cualidades necesarias para convertirse en ciudadanos responsables y líderes . A través de nuestra asociación con , buscamos mejorar la calidad de vida de los jóvenes de nuestra comunidad.

Membership Information...

Anyone between the ages of six (6) and eighteen (18) can become a club member. The Fort Smith Boys & Girls Clubs is a drop-in youth services organization where members have the opportunities for recreation, new acquaintances, athletic programs, structured activities and interaction with FSBGC staff.

Información de pertenencia

Cualquier persona entre las edades de seis ( 6 ) y dieciocho ( 18 ) puede convertirse en un miembro del club. El Fort Smith Boys & Girls Clubs es una gota en la organización de servicio juvenil donde los miembros tienen oportunidades para la recreación , nuevos conocidos , programas deportivos , actividades estructuradas y la interacción con el personal FSBGC .

• The FSBGC is a private membership organization.

• Visitors can purchase a daily pass for $2 ($4 in summer). Anyone without a membership or visitor pass cannot attend & will be asked to leave.

• The FSBGC makes no claims to be a provider of daycare or babysitting services.

• The FSBGC does not assume any responsibility for the time or manner in which members arrive or leave our facilities or properties.

The Fort Smith Boys & Girls Clubs will not allow cost to prevent anyone from participating.

• El FSBGC no permitirá que los costos impida para que alguien pueda participar.
• El FSBGC es una organización de membresía.
• Los visitantes pueden comprar un pase de visitante. Cualquier persona sin una membresía o un visitante no puede asistir y pidió a salir. Un pase es de $ 2 a lo largo del año escolar, y $ 4 durante el verano.
• Los cargos adicionales se evalúan, para algunos otros deportes y programas especiales, y verano.
• El FSBGC no pretende ser un proveedor de servicios de guarderia o cuidado de ninos.
• El FSBGC no asume responsabilidad alguna por el tiempo o cómo los miembros llegan o salen de nuestras instalaciones o bienes.

Hours of Operations...

Clubs are open after school Monday - Friday from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m.

Clubs are open on Saturday from 9 a.m. until noon (except during summer).

During the Summer Program, Clubs are open from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday - Friday and closed Saturday.

Clubs are closed on Sunday year round.

Horas de operacion...

Cuando las escuelas publicas de Fort Smith estan en sesion:  
Lunes a Viernes 3pm-7pm
Sabado 9am-Medio dia
Domingo Cerrado
Cuando la escuelas publicas NO esten es session:  
Lunes a Viernes 9am-5pm
Sabado y Domingo Cerrado

Cost...

An annual membership card is $10. It is valid from the time of purchase until the end of the calendar year (Dec. 31st). Membership fees are non-refundable.

Activity fees of $25 are charged for major sports, after-school shuttle and the summer program. Some added fees may apply for travel and special events.

Coste

•Una tarjeta de membresía anual es de $ 10 . Es válido desde el momento de la compra hasta el final del año calendario (Dic 31ª) . Las cuotas de afiliación no son reembolsables .
•Tasas de actividad de $ 25 están acusados ​​de los principales deportes , servicio de transporte después de la escuela y el verano . Algunos pueden aplicar cargos adicionales para los viajes y eventos especiales .


Programs...

Sports

Football, Soccer, Basketball, Baseball, Softball, Golf, Cheerleading, Dance

Tutoring & Anti-Bullying

Lean-On-Me Mentoring

Contests

Arts, Talent, Photography

Marilyn Foster
Literary Arts

Poetry & Essay

Youth of the Year

Clubs

Keystone, Torch, Smart Girls, Passport to Manhood, Career Launch, Junior Staff, Player of the Week, Power Hour, Triple Play, Smart Leaders

College Scholarships

WAEDA Employment

& more.

Programas

•Deportes.
  Fútbol, ​​Fútbol , Baloncesto, Béisbol , Softball , Golf , Alegría y equipo de baile.
•Tutor y contra el acoso.
•Concursos de arte , el talento , y la fotografía.
•Marilyn Foster, poesía y ensayo Literario.
•El joven del año.
•Becas universitarias.
•WEADA empleo.
•Y mucho más.

HISTORY

1928

Club originates at Judge Parker's Courthouse


Bob Kuykendall named Executive Director

Bob Kuykendall

1930

Incorporated as Fort Smith Boys Club


1941

Wheeler Club dedicated

1945

Clarence Higgins named Executive Director

Clarence Higgins

1947

Hunts Park dedicated


1957

Jeffrey Boys Club dedicated
50th & Kinkead


1966

Evans Boys Club dedicated


1978

Jeffrey Boys Club relocated
50th & North ‘O’


1980

Wheeler Club closed

1981

Stephens Club dedicated

1985

FSBGC College Scholarship program established


1991

Alumni & Friends Association established

Alumni & Friends Association

1992

Hall of Fame established

1993

Goldtrap-Gardner Club dedicated

1996

Stephens Club destroyed by tornado

1997

Stephens Club re-dedicated

1999

Name changed to ‘Fort Smith Boys & Girls Club’


2000

Several new female programs added

2003

Groundbreaking for new Evans facility

2004

Evans Boys & Girls Club re-dedicated

2005

Technology Centers established at each club

2006

1st Female Hall of Fame Inductee


Hunts Park Improvements

2009

Jeffrey Club Improvements