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Boys And Girls Club Morehead City NC – Carteret County Summer Camps And After School Program

The Boys and Girls Club of Morehead City NC is a program developed and funded by the Sunshine Lady Club, the Big Rock Tournament, and countless other people and companies in the Carteret County community which seeks to offer stability to vulnerable children and kids who may be at home during times of the day without a parent due to one or both parents having to work during after school hours.

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The club is located at 3321 Bridges Street (directly next to Morehead Elementary School) and they can be reached at their phone number 424-281-8259. Sedricka Courman is the director of this club.

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Currently, the Boys and Girls Club of the Coastal Plain offers an extensive summer camp and after school programs for school age children in Morehead City, and offers transportation from 5 different school to their facility.

The yearly cost for membership is $25, but their summer camp costs around $250 (varies depending upon funding) and runs from 7:30 am till 6 pm Monday through Friday during summer months. Outside of the summer camp, the club is operational from 3 pm to 6 pm Monday through Friday for the after school program.

This club does offer snacks and dinner at their facility.

What to expect at this club: During the after school program, children arrive from school and staff helps them with homework. The entire day is centered around inclusion and diversity. After homework is completed, children engage in both arts and crafts, exercise and play. There is a commitment to teaching children to be members of a community and respecting others.

Summer Camp: The Boys and Girls summer camp program starts one week after the school year, and ends one week before classes start. Children attending can expect to go out in to the public at places like the Splashpad in Atlantic Beach and The Sports Center in Morehead City for swimming. All aspects of inclusion, diversity, and community are incorporated in to this camp.

For families in the community who are unable to pay $250 for this program there are sponsorship programs offered or parents can choose to pay $25 a week.

The Sunshine Lady Club is a part of the National Sunshine Lady Foundation run by Doris Buffett and her non-profit provided a matching grant of $500,000 to help build the 17,000 square foot facility in April of 2005.

Using the comment section below, we encourage staff and parents who’s children have attended this club to give other feedback that we may have overlooked. Additionally, please consider subscribing to comments to learn more about future events and offering from this club.

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3 thoughts on “Boys And Girls Club Morehead City NC – Carteret County Summer Camps And After School Program

  • September 2, 2020 at 3:31 pm

    My name Is Donna
    I live in Newport NC, I have a grandson that is home alone trying to do his online schooling without supervision, was interested in getting him enrolled in the day program to help with his online classes. He has school on Thursday and Friday only and he is struggling to get his work done. I have called all the numbers listed but no voice mails are working and this is the only way I know to communicate with the club.

    • September 2, 2020 at 4:39 pm

      Hi Donna, have you tried calling 1-844-440-2717 Extension 8620 ? If so, try calling the same number but extension 202 and extension 231.

      I am not sure if the Sunshine Lady club on Bridges St is open because of the COVID-19 Coronavirus, but the staff at those extension numbers should be able to tell you.

  • July 29, 2019 at 7:05 pm

    I highly recommend this club to any parents thinking about sending their children here. Not only is it affordable, the staff really do show that they are interested in the betterment of the children rather than just getting through the day. Mrs. Courman reallt runs a tight ship!


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