We attended a recent open house at the Concord Boys & Girls Club, 55 Bradley St., and not only had a great time (they gave us cookies!) but learned quite a bit about the club.
Here are five things we didn’t know prior to our visit:
- The club was founded in 1944 by the Concord Police Department as a way to keep boys out of trouble.
- The club has three locations: Concord, Allenstown and Hopkinton. An average of 225 kids walk through the clubs’ doors on a daily basis.
- Club members at all three locations include boys and girls, ages 6-18, from over 20 towns in Merrimack County.
- The Concord…