Programming changes due to Coronavirus concerns

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Programming changes due to Coronavirus concerns

Due to ongoing concerns around COVID-19 (Coronavirus) spreading in the United States and locally, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee is proactively taking steps to help contain the spread of the virus. As a result, several Clubs events will be impacted for the foreseeable future.

Please note that all Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee locations will be closed beginning Monday, March 16 through Tuesday, May 26.

Refer to the list below for updates on the status of upcoming Boys & Girls Clubs events, arranged by program. All volunteer activities will be postponed to a later date at this time.

Arts events

Event Original Date Status   Rescheduled
King’s Canvas (@ Gee’s Clippers) March 19 Postponed   TBD
Antonio’s Song Play (@ The Rep) March 24 Canceled    
Eclipsed Play (@ The Rep) March 18 Canceled    
Hiplet Performance (@ Marcus Center) March 26 Canceled    
Southside Talent Show (@ Audubon Club) March 26 Canceled    
Hype Dance Show (@ Marquette University) April 15 Canceled    
Master Class Video Shoot (@ Davis Club) April 13 Canceled    
Ballet in a Box (@ Milwaukee Ballet) March 18 Canceled    
Building Kings Through Art March 16 Postponed   TBD
MVP First Stage Training (@ First Stage – MYAC) March, April, May Postponed   TBD
Florentine Opera Performance Family Night (@ Davis Club) April 23 Canceled    

Celebrating G.I.R.L.S and Leadership & Service events

Event Original Date Status   Rescheduled
G.I.R.L.S Leadership Cohort Weekly Sessions Canceled    
Youth of the Year photoshoot March 15 Postponed   TBD

Career Development events

Event Original Date Status   Rescheduled
Igniting The Dream Washington D.C. trip Postponed   TBD

Graduation Plus events

Event Original Date Status   Rescheduled
Tutoring Services at Marquette University Weekly (M/W) Canceled    
Collegians Dinner (@ MU Union Sports Annex) and Lazer Tag at CMP Tactical March 14 Postponed   TBD
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater tour March 20 Canceled    
BMO Scholars Cohort 2020 Luncheon March 20 Postponed   TBD
Saturday College March 21 Canceled    
Sponsor-A-Scholar Cohort 2023 Orientation (@ Marquette University) March 21 Postponed   TBD
MarVan Graduation Plus Middle School College Night (@ Davis Boys & Girls Club) March 23 Postponed   TBD
Street Law Programming (@ Foley & Lardner LLP) March 25 Canceled    
We Energies Coaching Sponsor-A-Scholar Cohort 2023 March 25, and all subsequent Spring 2020 sessions Canceled    
Educational Enrichment Experience (to Washington D.C.) April 5 – April 9 Postponed   June 28 – July 2 (Tentative)
College Signing Day event (@ Direct Supply) April 30 Postponed   June 4 (Tentative)
Collegians Communication & Interviewing Workshop March 14 Postponed   TBD
BMO Scholars Cohort 2020 Programming March 16 & 18 Canceled    
Sponsor-A-Scholar Cohort 2020 Programming March 16 & 18 Canceled    

MarVan Scholars, SPARK, & Future Forward events

Event Original Date Status   Rescheduled
All Family Nights, Field Trips & Other Activities   Canceled    
Igniting The Dream Washington D.C. Trip   Postponed   TBD
Spelling Bee (@ North Division Club) March 21 Postponed   TBD

Sports & Recreation events

Event Original Date Status   Rescheduled
Chess tournament March 19 Postponed   TBD
EABL Basketball Activities   Canceled    
March of Champions March 14 Canceled    

STEM events

Event Original Date Status   Rescheduled
First LEGO League Scrimmage (@ Milwaukee School of Engineering) March 14 Canceled    
STEM Expo (@ MATC) March 20 Canceled    

For more information on the symptoms and recommended measures to counteract the virus, refer to the Wisconsin Department of Health Services website about COVID-19.