FORT PIERCE RESIDENTS, AGENCIES COME TOGETHER FOR “UNITY IN OUR COMMUNITY”
Fort Pierce, FL, July 14, 2017 – Approximately 1,000 enthusiastic Fort Pierce children participated in a free day of music, dance, contests and other events at the Fort Pierce Police Department’s “Unity in Our Community” event Wednesday at the Percy Peek Gymnasium, 2902 Avenue D, Fort Pierce.
This free event featured kid-oriented activities. There was face painting, balloons, a slip and slide, rock painting and child fingerprinting, as well as wet and dry bounce houses. Some families took advantage of pediatric dental care, while adult health screenings and HIV and STI testing also was available.
A highlight of the program was the talent spotlight, which featured praise dancers, spoken word, singing, dancing, and skits.
About the Boys & Girls Clubs of St. Lucie County.
The Boys & Girls Clubs of St. Lucie County is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing youth with a world class Boys & Girls Club experience, assuring that success is within reach for every young person who walks through our doors, and that every Club member graduates high school with a plan for the future, demonstrating good character and citizenship and living healthy lifestyles.
With seventeen locations throughout the county, Boys & Girls Clubs programs serve a diverse group of kids age 5-18. The 3,200 Club Members come from a variety of backgrounds. Contact the Club by calling (772) 460-9918, visiting www.bgcofslc.org or follow them on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.