Members of the Class of 2020 who are also members of the Jamie McKeown Boys & Girls Club are eligible for a number of scholarships. While a few are determined by our staff team, a few are determined through an application process. Below are links to a few of our scholarship programs that are currently accepting applications. Don’t miss the deadlines & good luck!
2020 Timothy Padulsky Memorial Scholarship – due March 9, 2020
2020 JLM Boys & Girls Club Alumni Association Scholarship – due March 23, 2020
Congratulations to the Pot of Gold Early Bird Winners! Thank you to everybody who purchased your ticket early, took a chance and supported our mission of inspiring youth to find their greatness.
$1,000 Prize: Ticket #496, Steven Kenney
$500 Prize: Ticket $650, Kevin Keane
James L. McKeown Boys & Girls Club’s Pot of Gold Raffle Tickets are now on sale! Our Pot of Gold Raffle is our largest fundraiser of the year & allows us to keep our doors open for more than 350 kids & teens each day.
You can purchase your ticket online today!
Purchase your ticket before 12/20/19 and be entered to win our Early Bird Drawing cash prizes of $1,000 and $500.
Early Bird winners go “back in the bin” for a chance to win these great cash prizes at our Grand Prize Drawing on 3/14/20:
$20,000 – 1 winner
$1000 – 2 winners
$500 – 2 winners
$250 – 2 winners
May the Luck of the Irish Be With You!
Gemstones presents the Clubhouse Halloween Dance!
This Friday, November 1, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
$5 per ticket, all proceeds donated to support cancer research!
All Club members 7th grade & under are welcome.
Tickets are on sale at the Club this week and can be purchased from any Keystone member, just ask! Members who would like to purchase a ticket for 1 guest are welcomed and must complete a permission slip for their friend.
Dancing, games and more fun throughout the night including a costume contest. Snacks & pizza will be on sale at the event.
James L. McKeown Boys & Girls Club of Woburn will offer swimming lessons to youth and teens this summer.
Registration takes place June 26, 2019 beginning at 9:00 a.m. Classes fill on a first come, first served basis. Registrations must be done in person at the Clubhouse.
Please visit our Aquatics Department page for more information and to download brochures and class schedules.
Fiesta Shows will be visiting Woburn with the annual carnival Thursday, May 16, 2019 through Sunday, May 19, 2019.
The carnival takes place in the parking lot at Showcase Cinemas in Woburn and features rides, games and food. Admission is $2.
James L. McKeown Boys & Girls Club of Woburn benefits from a portion of both the admission and ride ticket sales.
WRISTBAND SPECIALS. Unlimited rides for $30 per person, or $25 per person with coupon. Wristbands are sold Thursday, 5:00 p.m through closing time. They are also sold Sunday, 1:00 p.m. through 4:00 p.m. OR 5:00 p.m. until closing time. Coupons are available at the Club.
There will be one last session of swimming lessons offered for the 2018-2019 school year.
Registration will take place on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 beginning at 9:00 a.m. and the classes fill on a first come, first served basis.
On April 24th, you must register in person.
Visit our Aquatics Department’s page to download the brochures, class dates, and more.
Lucky’s Lobsters traveled to St. Petersburg, Florida April 5th through April 7th, 2019 to participate in Boys & Girls Club National Championships! Together, with area Boys & Girls Clubs they formed Team New England and took 3rd place!
We are so proud of our swimmers and all that they accomplished as both individuals and a team during the 2018-2019 season.
The Club held its 55th Annual Recognition Reception on Thursday, April 4, 2019. Alaina Szwed was named the organization’s 2019 PFC Joseph L. Drew Youth of the Year, the top honor that can be bestowed upon a Club kid.
Youth of the Year candidates are nominated in an open process and a group of finalists is selected by the Club’s staff. The finalists are then asked to complete an application consisting of both essays and letters of recommendation. Criteria considered are academic success, commitment to leading a healthy lifestyle, passion for their Club experience and overall good character and citizenship. A panel of judges interview the finalists and choose the winner.
has been a member of the Club for eight years and is a senior at Woburn
Memorial High School where she is an honors student. She’s a member of both the
Junior Staff Program and the Intrepid Keystone Club. She has volunteered more
than 250 hours of her time over the past twelve months and plans to study
marketing in college next year.
essay about what the Club means to her, Alaina says “The past eight years of my
life have revolved around the Boys & Girls Club, where I have learned
leadership skills, social skills, made endless memories and had many mentors
who have provided me with guidance to achieve my goals.”
Thank you to all who supported our 2019 Pot of Gold Raffle!
Ticket #186, Bob & Karen Maguire
Ticket #427, Jim & Bernie Garvey
Ticket #457, Jane Errico
Ticket #16, Shanell Wiitala
Ticket #450, Michael Ferragamo
Ticket #197, Brian McManus
Ticket #225, Beth Dziokonski